foodwinecon

only a week and a half until the food wine conference presented by sunday supper AND my first official conference as a blogger. it is still hard for me to imagine being at this point as only a few months ago i didn't even have a blog. it's amazing how following a passion really propels …

ocean prime

last night, keith and i were fortunate enough to be part of a surprise birthday dinner for a good friend of ours. and i mean you couldn't really beat the location of the meal, ocean prime. i think i was actually the only one in our group (maybe one other person) that had never been …

winedown wednesday

well it's that time of the week...wine down wednesday. and last night, we decided to open up a 2013 jonathan maltus garagiste from our latest naked wines membership shipment. and let me tell you, i was extremely excited to try this wine because jonathan maltus is actually a world famous winemaker - specializing in the bordeaux style …

barrel reserve 2016

in honor of wine down wednesday, i am featuring one of my favorite cooper's hawk wines from this year (probably from them ever). cooper's hawk barrel reserve limited edition - 2016 this cooper's hawk wine is a bordeaux style blend highlighted by its rich and rustic characteristics. i initially pre-ordered one bottle through my cooper's hawk …

tasty tuesday

after a long monday, i couldn't wait for a delicious dinner and glass of wine. i mean could you really start off the week any better?! our decision...charcuterie and cooper's hawk GSM. this cooper's hawk wine of the month is a wonderful blend of grenache, syrah and mourvèdre, hence GSM. with rich fruit flavors, this wine …

cítricos

one of the perks about living so close to disney is the fact that we can just on a whim decide to head over to the parks on a random afternoon. and that's exactly what we decided to do yesterday. we started out at disney's magic kingdom, but with the crowd level being so high …

un-wine-d weekend

there is no better way to un-wine-d than with a wonderful glass of vin. and that is exactly what my longtime friend, kayla, and i did on saturday as we traveled the world (well, epcot). as we 'traveled' to the various countries, we ended up deciding on chefs de france in the france pavilion for lunch. it …