Brunch Pairings for Any Day of the Week

With so many of us spending much more time at home, it?s easy to forget what day it is. That?s a problem if you have a meeting scheduled, but if not it basically makes every day a weekend! Since brunch has a way of making a day feel special, and in honor of Eggs...

Take a Time Out With Red Wine and Chocolate

Saying it?s been a stressful few weeks for everyone would be an understatement. It feels like our lives were turned upside down in the blink of an eye, which takes anyone a minute to adjust to. While I?ve been trying to avoid eating everything in sight, I do find a...

It’s a Mardi Gras Party!!!

Did Mardi Gras sneak up on anyone else this year???? I feel like it was Groundhog Day just yesterday and now Fat Tuesday is right around the corner! There are lots of places to celebrate this weekend with the stereotypical raucous parades and more family friendly...

Pink, roses, chocolate, and wine, oh my!

Just in case you hadn?t gotten the message from the flower tents at the grocery store, the big chocolate and wine displays, the advertisements on TV, and all of the other not-so-subtle hints that Valentine?s Day is on February 14th EVERY. SINGLE. YEAR. But I get it....

Bold and Savory- The Perfect BBQ Pairing

?Wine makes every meal an occasion, every table more elegant, every day more civilized.? Andre Simon Today?s pairing is all about BBQ. Since I?m from Texas, when I think of BBQ sauce, I think a hearty, thick red sauce with a little bit of heat to it. You can put this...

German Dessert and German Wine

Since we?re all about Germany and Christmas this month, I thought it would be fun to try out a few German wines with German desserts to find the best pairings for you. And boy, did I! German desserts have both sweet and savory characteristics, which makes it fun to pair them with the large variety of German wines on the market. While there are tons of options when it comes to German desserts, I focused on three of the most iconic holiday desserts, that we?re also discussing on dessert day on the blog: lebkuchen, stollen, and marzipan.