Dinner At Home With Friends

Dinner At Home With Friends

Jan 15, 2013

A wonderful way to have a successful evening  Dinner and a Wine Tasting You’ve invited friends over. Bought the food. Cooked a great dinner.    The table is set and looks great! Several bottles of wine are going to be served with dinner. (Put all those bottles on the table opened!) Some a friend gave you, and some just purchased at the supermarket...

A NORTHWEST JOURNEY It’s not just about the wine

By Dave Purcell A Northwest Journey, Three Thousand Miles    Time travel to the first half of the last century     We had often read about the Pacific Northwest, it’s diversity, and dramatic landscape.  My wife Jean and I had rarely traveled there and then only to some of the cities, and that whetted our desire to see more.  The roads less...

FINDING WINES YOU CAN ENJOY

FINDING WINES YOU CAN ENJOY

Jan 8, 2013

Finding wines that are inexpensive: A friend recently asked me, how can I find wines I like for 10 or 20 dollars. Friends of his also told him that they had many disappointments when trying to find inexpensive wines.  

It helps to do a bit of research, but first define what it is that you like in a wine. Red or white; sweet, dry, buttery, chalky, or...

Exploring Organic and Biodynamic Wines

Exploring Organic and Biodynamic Wines

Dec 16, 2012

Share     EXPLORING ORGANIC and BIODYNAMIC WINES:  Living in the Organic Petri Dish . . . By:  Pamela Dennis, retired management consultant and Priscilla Pritchard, principal, Tango Strategy                              We are in Boulder, Colorado… known for clean air, 300+ days of...

BALSAMIC VINEGAR Fraud or not!

BALSAMIC VINEGAR  Fraud or not!

Dec 16, 2012

Share By Bruno Cumar, Wine Professional   Bruno is a division manager with Maddalena Brands wines and as a trained wine professional has deep knowledge about wines; he is a passionate cook and understands combining food wine and condiments. He hails from Northern Italy and shares the history and uses of Balsamic vinegars with our...