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10 Best Champagnes and Sparkling Wines for Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is right around the corner. Bubbles are highly recommended, whether celebrating with a loved one, or without. Treat yourself to a Va... Read More
winter wines
Food and Wine

10 Best Wines to Complement Winter Dishes

Chefs look to the season for inspiration as do sommeliers. Traditionally, in winter, menus tend towards heartier dishes and the wines follow suit. If ... Read More
new years cocktails
Food and Wine

4 New Year’s Cocktails With a Twist

Go classic with a twist this new year season by adding a unique spirit to the mix. Here are a few ideas to check out: the American Godfather, a Smoky ... Read More
best champagne for new years
Food and Wine

The Best Champagne for New Year’s Eve? These 4 Sommelier Picks!

There are more stories and rumors about Champagne than about any other wine in history. Why does this drink evoke so much lore? Why have important fig... Read More
seasonal cocktails
Food and Wine

Easy Seasonal Cocktails for Holiday Cheer

Every party seems to have its own hostess selected specialty cocktail. But who says you have to fill your house with 30+ guests before you can have a ... Read More
Scalloped Potatoes Recipe
Food and Wine

A Perfect Dish to Serve at Your Christmas Dinner

Scalloped potatoes are a rich and wonderfully decadent dish that is the perfect accompaniment to a roast, ham or turkey. The normal scalloped potatoes... Read More
stuffed jalapenos
Food and Wine

Spice Up Your Appetizers With Pimento Cheese Stuffed Jalapeños

This is a famous old Texas dish. It’s not as nearly as hot as it sounds because the old adage is true: ¾ dairy products calm the fire of hot foods.... Read More
Food and Wine

Planet Friendly Green Wines For Your Holiday Table

With the holidays upon us, and all the shopping that entails, why worry about picking the perfect wine for your festive table? There is enough pressur... Read More
roasted cauliflower recipe
Food and Wine

Easy Holiday Roquefort Roasted Cauliflower Recipe

Sometimes it just takes a little something special to liven up what would otherwise be an ordinary dinner. This roasted cauliflower recipe is a delici... Read More
golden noodle bowl recipe
Food and Wine

Make Bowls for Easy Intermittent Fasting

I like to cook, but putting up to 21 meals on the table every week as I did when my children were young is a duty I am happy to be free of. Following ... Read More
Food and Wine

Prosecco Prepares for Climate Change

A hilly corner of the Veneto in northern Italy was awarded Unesco World Heritage designation this past July, and odds are you are already familiar wit... Read More
Food and Wine

12 Tips for Hosting a Dinner Party and Wine Pairing

Are you looking for something new and unusual to try when hosting a dinner party this season? Fall is the perfect time to host a “Portfolio Wine Din... Read More