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Try one of our truly unique recipes or read the latest on food and wine pairings, new vineyards to visit and restaurants to try when traveling.

Patio wines for summer
Food and Wine

Hello Sunshine: 5 Prime Patio Wines for Summer

I have a confession to make. I love wine. I love the act of sitting down with a friend and having a glass of vino or having a delicious meal that's en... Read More
Gazpacho with chevre cream
Food and Wine

Summer Goodness: Gazpacho Recipe with Chevre Cream

There are many versions of gazpacho; some made with moistened bread and ground almonds, some that are chunky, some that are puréed, and some that don... Read More
Sea scallops recipe
Food and Wine

Sea Scallops: A Perfect Light Summer Meal

With the temperatures topping 100 degrees, it's hard to decide what to prepare for dinner when you invite company over.  The first answer is- ... Read More
Marinated flank steak recipe
Food and Wine

Deliciously Simple Marinated Flank Steak Recipe

We recently had the pleasure of eating dinner at my mother-in-law's home. Not only is she the best cook that I know, but we have a lot in common, incl... Read More
Food and Wine

What to Take to a 4th of July Potluck?

Independence Day is a historic moment in American history when our founding fathers gathered to sign the Declaration of Independence. This holiday is ... Read More
Tarragon potato salad with peas and egg
Food and Wine

Summer Tarragon Potato Salad Recipe

Summertime is upon us, and it's time for bar-b-ques, holidays, and other social gatherings. With the weather heating up, it's hard to keep a cream-bas... Read More
watermelon feta salad recipe
Food and Wine

Watermelon Feta Salad Recipe

Inventive food combining isn't new, but you are starting to see more and more chefs experimenting with food combinations you would have never thought ... Read More
Apple Pie Recipe
Food and Wine

Apple Pie with Cheddar Cheese Crust

Just in time for all the summertime holidays, an apple pie for your Memorial Day or July 4th festivities is...well....'As American as apple pie.' The ... Read More
recipes for shrimp
Food and Wine

Simply Slimming with Recipes for Shrimp

Anytime I want to take off some extra pounds, I turn to my recipes for shrimp. It is always an easy and tasty meal that satisfies the appetite without... Read More
Food and Wine

Chile Cheese Quiche

I love to try a new recipe, especially as we're coming up on Mother's Day. It's the perfect time to start looking for some new brunch recipes, and thi... Read More
Pork loin with apples and green beans
Food and Wine

Easy Maple Dijon Pork Loin

Between work, family, and taking care of a home, there's very little time to do much else. I'm constantly searching for easy yet healthy recipes that ... Read More
Green Bean Portobello Mushroom casserole with bacon holiday meals
Food and Wine

Green Bean and Portobello Casserole Recipe

With Easter just around the corner, it's time to start putting together a special holiday menu. Growing up, my family always enjoyed a traditional gre... Read More