Tag Archives: wines

Our Christmas Eve Menu

Cocktails — Christmas Cosmopolitans Appetizer — Bacon-Wrapped Shrimp Salad — Green Leaf Lettuce, Beet, Goat Cheese, And Walnut Salad with Balsamic Vinaigrette Entree — Roast Beef Tenderloin Sides — Scalloped Potatoes & Fast Buttery Peas Dessert — Bananas Foster Wines — Smoking Loon Viognier & Darioush Duel (All recipes from America’s Test Kitchen Family Cookbook) […]

An Introduction to Wine (Part 1)

I believe every person can be knowledgeable and comfortable in any social environment by understanding the basic aspects of wine. For the next six days I will write posts, each of which will cover a different aspect of this sacramental drink. Here is the introduction. On our first sojourn to the verdant hillsides of Tuscany, […]