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Cuatro Rayas Verdejo and Atalaya do Mar Godello

On the heels of my last blog touting great dry Riesling from the Rhinegau, I’ll continue to spread the gospel of delicious dry whites with unique sense of place – at least for one more posting.  353 more words


Suckling Pig at “Four in Hand”, Paddington Sydney

There was a sharp intake of breath when Beastie entered the room. We are used to seeing our pork in cellophane rather than the whole hog! 204 more words

Australian Wine

Pumpkin Risotto with roasted chestnuts

Hello everyone here is more participation in the facebook group Dia um…Na cozinha ,  In the kitchen, I took advantage and made this quite different risotto with pumpkin UK because here not because of the lack halloween and to not throw out the pumpkins and chestnuts and a delicacy very hard to find around here. 285 more words


Seared Lamb with Pear Sauce and Not Enough Hours in the Day....

I’m loathe to talk Christmas before Thanksgiving.  Growing up nothing remotely Christmas would show up until the day after Thanksgiving.  Now?  I see stuff in September.   505 more words


Peter Mertes Riesling 2014, Mosel Germany

I don’t like shopping in Aldi! Aldi is not somewhere you go for retail therapy. You want an orgy of marble, you want overpriced European luxury goods, you want girls with orange faces selling cosmetics. 237 more words

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World Pasta Day

Today is Sunday , ‪#Worldpastaday . Food historians believe that lasagna is one of the world’s oldest pastas, and was likely eaten by ancient Greeks and Romans. 209 more words

Dry White Wine

Dirty Mango Daiquiri

Why Dirty? Because we all know that daiquiris are normally made on the fresh ‘clean’ spirit, white rum. The stuff that costs that little bit more than white wine, relatively speaking… 259 more words