On the 11th Day From My Kitchen, I give to you, an 11 minute Irish Coffee Recipe just for you. Who doesn’t like coffee, especially spiked like this. As always, this not hard to make. In fact it’s as simple as it gets. This is especially good on a cold night with a fire in the fireplace shared with good friends…
On the 6th Day From My Kitchen, I give to you 6 glasses Homemade Mulled Wine Recipe. This is a warm and comforting drink during the holidays with friends. In the chilly days of winter, it is always welcome in our home. This is one of our favorites and is super easy to make and makes a great gift for someone around a special occasion…
Whenever I’m out to dinner with friends, it’s a great time to try a different wine. By sharing wine this way, I’m able to garner others thoughts and opinions about a chosen wine. The bonus is that its great fun for all involved, and they usually can’t wait to see what I write about our […]
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 […]
It pleases me to introduce you to Patrick Huff from the blog “Crafty & The Beast” as a quest on my blog. I met Patrick on LinkedIn. We started commenting on each other’s blogs. As I read his beer posts I realized he had the same passion and interest in beer as I do about wine. That was when the idea of swapping a post was born. I reached out to Patrick about the idea, and he readily agreed. So here we are with our first swap. Yep that right, I have written my wine post, which he will post on Monday 10/15/12. So don’t forget go check it out.
It never fails to surprise me regarding the variety and quality of wines I can find in our local wineries. I found this Cycles Gladiator Pinot Grigio 2011 at the recommendation of someone at the Wine & Rose’s Spa Resort & Restaurant in Lodi California. Ok, I admit, I was also drawn to their beautiful logo. […]
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 […]
So what are the basic wine terms and definitions? First of all I’m not a wine expert. Nevertheless, I/we often hear wine terms and definitions, bandied about when someone is talking about wine. But what do they mean? Some of the terms are more obvious, where others aren’t as much. To dispel the confusion and help you […]