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 …