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New Sommelier for Makaron restaurant


 MAJEKA HOUSE, the home of Makaron fine dining restaurant in Stellenbosch, has taken its culinary offering to the next level with the appointment of an energetic and passionate new sommelier. 550 more words


Barnyards & Cat Piss

You know how smells often recall a specific moment in your life?  The smell of pumpkin pie; with it’s hints of nutmeg, cinnamon & clove; can bring you back to a Thanksgiving get together at Nana’s* house.   420 more words


Monthly Wine Writing Challenge #12 (#MWWC12)

A couple of weeks ago, Armchair Sommelier won Monthly Wine Writing Challenge #11 (#MWWC11) and just like all winners of the Challenge, her “reward” was to choose the theme for the following Challenge (in this case #MWWC12). 551 more words


Gourmandise la restaurant Privo

Cand ajungeti in Targu Mures, va puteti rasfata papilele gustative cu preparate savuroase in ambianta eleganta a restaurantului de la Hotel Privo, unde diverse culturi culinare sunt imbinate intr-o bucatarie internationala cu cele mai proaspete ingrediente regionale, rezultand adevarate opere de arta gastronomica. 134 more words


You're Going to Drink Some F#%ing Merlot!

In 2004, the movie Sideways was released to great critical acclaim, winning an Academy Award for best-adapted screenplay as it raked in $100 million at the box office worldwide. 387 more words

The Entertaining World Of Wine

Let Your Palate (Not Your Budget) Guide You To Amazing Wines

My budget has never been able to afford the wines I’d drink if money were no object. My palate has motivated me to be a very discerning buyer, exploring wine producers and regions where I don’t have to pay for a prestigious ‘brand name.’ I want my money going to the quality of the wine in the bottle, not the décor of the tasting room at the Chateau. 354 more words

The Entertaining World Of Wine

Two essential #ingredients: #coffee and #water

It is obvious that water without coffee and vice versa will result of an empty cup, shop and no business.

Some coffee roasters or in fact most of them, are traveling the world to source that perfect and tasteful green coffee bean which will give a kick to your taste buds once roasted. 416 more words