Sweet Monday: Vertical Sauternes Tasting [VIDEO]
After a rainy and very windy weekend, we’re looking forward to some sweetness…join us on this journey back with Gary Vaynerchuk as he does a vertical tasting with Chateau De Fargues Sauternes, tasting the 1990, 2001, and 2003 vintages. Think complex aromas of candied fruit, fruit jellies, and dried fruit with a toasty, spicy touch! Have you tried this wine before? [Wine...
Sweet Recipes: Scallop Kebabs
INGREDIENTS Scallops (medium size) Bacon Pepper DIRECTIONS Wrap the scallops with bacon slices and fix with a stick. Cook in a frying pan, add pepper while cooking. Bon appetit!
Chorizo, Ricotta, and Pickled Tomatoes Muffins
INGREDIENTS 7/8 cup flour 2 1/2 tsp baking powder 2 eggs 3 tbsp olive oil 7/8 cup chorizo 2/3 cup grated cheese 7/8 cup ricotta cheese 1 tbsp picked tomato puree PREPARATION Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Whisk the eggs with salt & pepper. Add flour, baking powder, ricotta cheese and oil. Then, add grated cheese and chorizo. Fill muffin tins (2/3 of the way) and bake for 20...
Rainy Day Monday...Sweetened Up!
It’s been a overcast/rainy weekend, but we made the most of it with a 2005 Chateau Lamourette…filled my palate with honey and melon! Perfect with homemade mac n’ cheese! How did you spend the rainy weekend?
The Best Summer Cool Down: Swimming & Sauternes
During The Wine Bloggers Conference last weekend, we got a chance to hangout poolside with a lovely bottle of 2005 Chateau Doisy Vedrines. Let’s just say it was the perfect nightcap to the evening! Cheers! Chateau Doisy Vedrines  Intense aromas of honey, dried pineapple and botrytis spice. Full-bodied, very sweet and very powerful, with loads of dried fruite and sweetness on the...