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Château Moncontour Vouvray

If you are a fan of semi-sweet or off-dry (demi-sec) white wine, or simply want to taste one of the best, the Vouvray Demi-Sec by Château Moncontour… 256 more words


Two Princes Riesling

Believe it or not, I’m still here.  It apparently was not my destiny to win the billionaire lottery after all.  Recalling my last post, I genuinely presumed I was going to hit the big one, retire and travel through wine country on my winnings.  268 more words

Chicken Cacciatore

This is one of my go to recipes. It’s so easy to make and so delicious. The leftovers are even better the next day.

Got the recipe from… 488 more words


O’Leary Walker Polish Hill 2014 Riesling

“No Snowflake in an Avalanche ever feels responsible”

I read this obscure and brilliant quote after cracking open a fortune cookie at Golden Century in China Town recently. 204 more words


Lentilles aux Lardons = Lentils with Bacon

The epitome of home comfort eating, Lentils with Bacon evoke happy childhood memories, mild winters in Provence and my mother’s delicious food.

A very versatile dish, for Winter or Summer, Lentils with Bacon can be eaten hot or cold, as a main dish or as an accompaniment to meat or fish. 210 more words


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

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