WEEKEND GETAWAY TO THE VINEYARDS

They say a glass of wine a day keeps the doctor away. Well, how about six miniature glasses of wine, does that work? And some cheese? I think so! Spend your next weekend at one of the finest wineries in the Garden State and enjoy tours, tastings, entertainment, and the most beautiful scenery New Jersey … Continue reading “WEEKEND GETAWAY TO THE VINEYARDS”

Wine With Your Grilled Cheese? But, Of Course!

Did you know that April is National Grilled Cheese Month?!?! Grilled cheese sandwiches are the best comfort food and enjoyed by all ages. When does a warm, crispy, melty grilled cheese sandwich NOT sound good? Never! And the list of ingredients is endless; you can choose from so many different breads and cheeses, throw on … Continue reading “Wine With Your Grilled Cheese? But, Of Course!”

#ICYMI: Lawsuit filed on 28 California Wineries

If you haven’t seen it yet, there is a Lawsuit filed against 28 California wineries (80+ different wines) for having very high levels of arsenic. The Lawsuit is claiming ‘some of the country’s top selling wines have high levels of the element: up to four and five times the maximum amount the Environmental Protection Agency … Continue reading “#ICYMI: Lawsuit filed on 28 California Wineries”

Wine Myths Busted

Did you know it’s ok to have red wine with fish? The heavier the bottle doesn’t always make it better or decanting isn’t always necessary? We explore some of these myths and you just may grab a bottle of Pinot Noir next time you’ve got your fish on a cedar plank in the oven. Red … Continue reading “Wine Myths Busted”

James Beard Awards Semifinalists

Today, the James Beard Foundation released the list of semifinalists for the 2015 Restaurant and Chef Awards! For those of you who don’t know, these are annual awards for excellence in the food and drink industry, they are the Oscars of food.  The finalist will be announced on Tuesday, March 24, 2015. The awards ceremony will … Continue reading “James Beard Awards Semifinalists”

Best Winter Themed Drinking Games

What better way to spend your weekends in the dead of winter than playing some drinking games to keep yourself getting cabin fever? Here are some of my favorite indoor and outdoor winter themed drinking games to help pass the time this winter. As always please enjoy these games responsibly and know when you’ve had … Continue reading “Best Winter Themed Drinking Games”

Weekend Happenings

Looking for something new to do this weekend but aren’t quite sure what to do? Don’t fret, we’re here to help with some suggestions for a range of different events and activities happening throughout the city this weekend. And don’t forget, as always if you’re looking for a bar or restaurant in your area be … Continue reading “Weekend Happenings”

Drink Trends for 2015

Whether you are an establishment owner, or just someone who likes to be in the know, we did the research and found the drink trends for this year! Baum and Whiteman, the World’s pre-eminent food and restaurant consulting company, that creates high profile restaurants around the world for hotels, restaurant companies, museums and other consumer … Continue reading “Drink Trends for 2015”

Winter Drink Recipes

Winter is finally here, and it is time to start making the perfect cocktails to warm you up! I came up with my top favorite drinks to either warm me up or to add some Winter fruit garnish to your everyday beverage. There’s a drink everyone from vodka to wine, we hope you enjoy! Moscow … Continue reading “Winter Drink Recipes”

Top 5 Best Date Spots

Date nights are one of the most important nights of the week, so why drop the ball when it comes to picking a restaurant. We came up with a list of our favorite spots that have the perfect atmosphere and menu to impress your date.  The restaurants range from French, to  wine bars, to Moroccan, … Continue reading “Top 5 Best Date Spots”