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Sarah's Vineyard Winery: Enjoying a Beautiful Summer Evening

Do you ever choose to stay home for dinner because it is too much trouble to go out?

We have been in that rut lately. In the morning, making plans to go out for drinks and dinner sounds wonderful. 851 more words

Choose the Best Beer Glass

Like a DJ, I am loving the requests. Ever since the post, “Choose the Best Wine Glass,” I’ve received requests to analyze other beverage glasses, notably beer glasses. 736 more words

Quickly and Easily Brew Fantastic Pour Over Coffee At Home

Pour over coffee has become a daily ritual in our family. We each have our own techniques, tools, measurements, and bean preferences. One thing that we do agree on, is that this method of brewing coffee is a hundred times better than drip coffee from the coffeemaker. 710 more words

Choosing The Best Wine Glass

About two weeks ago, I went to lunch with some friends. We had a wonderful time, and some wonderful wine. We chose a Simi Sauvignon blanc (2016) as it was priced right and was light enough to complement our salads and seafood. 1,109 more words

Wine with a "new choice"...Barrique Amsterdam (de Pijp)

ID card  of Barrique

  1. Area: De Pijp/Albert Cuyp
  2. Atmosphere: Industrial chique
  3. Price:  Medium (low) $$
  4. Quality Food: appetizing & surprising  
  5. Quality Wine: Special (especially their little red book…shhhh)
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Cozy, Off the Beaten Path Chicago Dining

Being a decent cook has its drawbacks. The biggest is that when we go out to eat, my husband usually comments that we could have made the same thing at home and for half the price. 579 more words

Summer Cocktail Winner: Cucumber-Lime Cooler

Mmmm…  a summer cocktail hits the spot on a sunny, warm evening.

Our local tavern serves a bright, cool cocktail made with cucumber, pear vodka, and lime juice. 278 more words