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Butternut-Parsnip Soup with Shrimp

There is a drawback of being a good cook — some friends tend to be intimidated by your prowess in the kitchen and don’t dare to invite you back over for dinner. 816 more words

Wine Pairing

Hubert Et Heidi Hausherr Cuvée Aussitôt Bue, Alsace, France

Good friend Ross bought this over after a trip to France and Spain with his wife and I’ve been meaning to write it up for a while. 221 more words

French Wine

Let's Get Monster Smashed: Halloween Wines

In honor of Halloween, we’ve rounded up a handful of the most ghoulish and gobblinesque wines out there. Ever wonder what Dracula might have sipped? In the mood for a Frankenstein wine? 354 more words


Alsace Sylvaner 2012

Famille Huber & Bleger, AOC Alsace, Sylvaner, Alsace, France 2012

Coated agglomerate cork closure, 12.5%, en France, €5.

WSET style tasting note
Appearance: clear and bright, pale intensity lemon, showing tears. 142 more words

Without Limit - Still Wine

A Little Sweet, A Little Heat

One of the most unique wines in our tasting room is the Sylvaner. It is without fail the most questioned varietal on the long list of wines that we offer at Rancho Sisquoc. 379 more words

Rancho Sisquoc

Allo and KB

Soalheiro Allo 2013 (£9.95, James Nicholson) – a blend of alvarinho and loureiro.  Al-Lo.  Oh these Portuguese wordsmiths.

Never mind the cunning new naming convention; what about the wine? 224 more words


Dining in a Boxcar Going Nowhere

It was the beginning of the new era of restaurants, as I look back, but back then I don’t think we realized it. There was a new chain in town and it got everybody’s attention. 473 more words