A little while back one of my readers recommended a wine for me to try. That wine was Alexander Valley Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon 2009. I hadn’t had an occasion to try it up until then. A friend of mine was coming to dinner. I had planned on making my favorite Homemade Lasagna and thought this would […]
Aw, I do love a good Lemon Sangria. As the summer comes to a close and fall is rapidly approaching, I think of the last vestiges of warm, sunny days and cool evenings. It’s the perfect time to enjoy a nice, cold glass of my favorite homemade Lemon Sangria while I watch the day come […]
One of my readers recommended I take a look at the BareFoot Sweet Red Wine. So off to the store I went. The price so reasonable, I bought three different Barefoot Wines and gave them a try. My neighbor and I tasted their Sweet Red Wine, Moscato Spumante and the Chardonnay. The Sweet Red Wine, Moscato Spumante are true to their name. I can see where it would a something someone with a sweet wine tooth would very much enjoy. The Chardonnay was light and fruity.
Just before my trip to France I had taken a friend of mine out to dinner as a thank-you for taking care of my cat Samuel while I was away. We had asked our server for a wine recommendation, and 14 Hands Cabernet Sauvignon was what was brought to our table. It was a great addition […]
Story Winery is in the foothills of the Sierra Mountains not very far from where we live. It’s a great local winery that makes one of my favorite Zinfandels. In fact, one could argue that it is one of the best in the area. Story Winery Story Winery is a boutique winery that was one of […]