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What’s Pasta Without Wine?

A meal of pasta, salad, bread sticks and a soft drink sounds pretty good to me right now.

But what if that meal were priced at $99? 391 more words

Wine Buzz

I'll Have the House Swine

Every bottle of wine is an opportunity to learn something.

Recently, I had the opportunity to taste three wines from the inaugural release of House Swine Cellars, located in Paso Robles, California. 1,013 more words


Mangia! Mangia!

Lucky me. Rodney Strong Vineyards reached out to me several months ago to contemplate hosting a wine dinner at my house to celebrate the Silver Anniversary of the Klein family owning the brand. 320 more words


A wine you should know... 2012 Hardin Cabernet from Napa

Well, the weather is starting to turn and with it most people’s palate… As the temperatures drop wine drinkers en masse set aside their rosés and crisp whites and move into the realm of big reds. 918 more words

Perfect Pairings

A play on sausage and peppers... recipe and wine pairings

The other day I was tasting some wines with a couple of friends, and one of them pulled out a Tupperware container filled with a dinner that his wife packed for him (aw, how cute). 1,348 more words

Perfect Pairings

Brian Taylor Carlson

Spicy Asian Sesame-Ginger-Garlic Turkey Meatballs with a Hoisin-Soy-Sesame Glaze over Rice Vermicelli

Spicy Asian-style 99% fat-free ground turkey meatballs with lots of tangy garlic and ginger with chili paste and sesame. 1,024 more words

Brian In The Kitchen

Wine Wednesday

Guys, I’m exhausted. I have been studying my booty off in preparation for the CSW test and it’s hard not to get discouraged when you hear how hard it is to pass. 278 more words