Happy National Wine Day!

For National Wine Day this year I’m going to talk about all things Malbec related and give you some inspiration for what to buy next time you go to the liquor store. First off, what is a Malbec? A Malbec is a full-bodied red wine that is grown and produced mainly in Argentina. The taste … Continue reading “Happy National Wine Day!”

Pinknic

July 19th & 20th, Randall’s Island Park, NY Pinknic is a two-day summer tradition that brings thousands of people dressed in pink and white to eat, drink, and dance the day away. There will be two stages at Pinknic this year featuring world renowned DJs and bands, lots of wine, (especially the crowd favorite Rosé) … Continue reading “Pinknic”

Jersey City Wine Fest

When: Saturday, October 13, 2018 6:00 PM – 9:30 PM Where: Harborside Atrium Entrance near Exchange Place PATH station Jersey City welcomes back their Harborside Wine Festival on Saturday October 13th, 2018, from 6:00 PM to 9:30 PM. Get your all access pass to hundreds of wines from around the world, live entertainment, food, and … Continue reading “Jersey City Wine Fest”

The Rosè Mansion

If you have been living under a rock, and don’t know by now, Rosè is one hot trend that isn’t going away anytime soon.  La Nuit en Rosè had their second annual food and wine festival on the Hudson (this event happens in late May, look out for it in 2019). The annual PinkNic event … Continue reading “The Rosè Mansion”

National Rosè Day

10 Bottles of Rosé Under $15 National Rosé Day is observed on the second Saturday of June and this year falls on June 9th, 2018. This beautiful pink wine can be made still, semi-sparkling, or sparling. I typically enjoy a nice, refreshing bubbly Rosé. And, I like to enjoy Rosé with food! Since Rosé’s closest … Continue reading “National Rosè Day”

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”