July 21, 2011
poached pears

The timeless combination of pears and wine is perfect for any season! Why poach when you can bake?...

July 16, 2011

A traditional Spanish punch, sangria is a combination of wine (usually red), liquor (often brandy...

July 12, 2011
Wine bottles

While personally, I could not tell a $2 bottle of schmo from a $50 bottle, but for those with a...

July 10, 2011

A family favorite adapted from an old Martha Stewart recipe.

June 30, 2011

Perfect for 4th of July and all summer long!

June 1, 2011
Pear Cosmo Jelly Shot

When you hear the term "Jell-O shot", what comes to mind? Maybe college parties,...

May 11, 2011
Man Opens Champagne Bottle Using Wine Glass

Who hasn't done this for all their friends? The video is over two years old, but somehow the...

May 4, 2011

The best sangria uses fresh fruit and is served ice cold!

March 31, 2011
wine bottle and glass

For the fourth year in a row, the Tennessee legislature is debating whether or not to make wine...

March 19, 2011

A delicious spring or summer drink from Argentina.

January 22, 2011

Coq au Vin is a simple French dish made with chicken, mushrooms, onions, bacon, and red wine.

December 16, 2010

Translated literally, "gluehwein" means "glow wine.” However, people often translate just the...

December 13, 2010

I look for every possible excuse to use wine or liqueur in my cooking or roasting. When the kids...

September 29, 2010
clos de nouys sparkling vouvray

You would think a guy who wrote a blog called Sparkling Vouvray for the past six years would have...

August 25, 2010
tasmanian sparkling wine

 I get so bored with the wines I am normally presented with at work. Napa Cab? Yawn. Another...

August 11, 2010
hofer zweigelt rose

I love rosé. If you can make a pink wine out of any grape and it's dry, I'm interested. So...