chocolate covered wine bottle
Food & Wine

Creative Ways To Use Leftover Wine

Leftover wine? Red, white, or sparkling, don’t throw that last bit out! From candy  to cleaning, here are the best ways you should be using your leftover wine. And waste not, that empty bottle and corks can be recycled in creative ways too! Mulled Wine As the weather turns cold and spices like cinnamon, cloves, and anise will be in your…

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Holidays

Sweet or Spooky? Halloween Trinkets For Smiles or Screams!

It’s time to get excited for Halloween  parties, and all of the jokes, pranks, bad puns, laughter, and screaming that will happen at your bootiful gatherings! Whether you’re feeling Sweet or Spooky this year, here are some fangtastic trinkets to get your family and friends into the spirit of this holiday and having a bloody good time! SALT & PEPPER SHAKERS Sweet – Bits…

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Food & Wine, Holidays

Festive Fall Wines For Entertaining

As pumpkins, spices, and fall festivities have arrived, so has the time to amp up your wine collection.  At Fall gatherings I will not be judged for serving or bringing bad wines and neither should you! So I choose those that will enhance fall harvest dishes and best of all, be thoroughly enjoyed on the deck or by the fireplace…

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Food & Wine

5 Best Wines Under $25

Start your weekend of right without breaking your wine budget in one night. These selections are based on my love of bold, buttery, and medium to full bodied wines. Here are some of my favorite wines under $25! Cheers! Rombauer 2016 Carneros Chardonnay, $19   Rombauer offers a variety of wines for different price points. This particular vintage offers fruit from…

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Riedel Wine glass showdown
Food & Wine

Riedel Wine Glass Showdown

  Does the glass really matter?With so much debate out there on whether or not a wine glass can truly enhance the aroma, taste, and overall experience when enjoying a glass of fine wine, we did a little Sunday evening showdown! Our favorite wine glasses are from Riedel. Riedel is known for designing glasses in shapes that compliment the characteristics in particular wine varietals.…

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