California Wine Club

Wine Tasting #FNICHAT with California Wine Club 4/28 PLUS A Giveaway #WineWednesday

Find me a perch at a gorgeous vineyard overlooking gorgeous green valleys of Napa or Sonoma.  Let me cruise the countryside with no other care in the world than to find the next best tasting room.  Banter with me about microclimates and soils, appellations and vintages.  Distill my focus to the buzz of a delicious wine […] Read more »

Gruyere & Emmentaler Macaroni with Black Forest Ham & Cubed Sourdough from MELT {Review & Recipe)

Reading cookbooks is a relaxing afternoon for me.  I am always intrigued and inspired by the combination of ingredients and applied techniques.  When I was asked to review the new cookbook “Melt” from Stephanie Stiavetti and Garrett McCord – how could I refuse?  Two bloggers that I admire AND a whole book about pasta and […] Read more »