Our March Book Of The Month selection is Champagne: How the World's Most Glamorous Wine Triumphed Over War and Hard Times by Donald and Petie Kladstrup. This history of the Champagne region is told … [Read more...] about Book Of The Month – Champagne
National Drink Wine Day is another food and beverage holiday that has murky beginnings but has gained a following. This holiday is celebrated annually on February 18th, so pop a cork and enjoy! … [Read more...] about Happy National Drink Wine Day!
Our Wine Of The Week is Kendall-Jackson Jackson Estate Cabernet Sauvignon Alexander Valley 2014. A big north Sonoma County red with deep, rich flavors of blackberry, black currant and chocolate with a … [Read more...] about Wine Of The Week – Kendall-Jackson Jackson Estate Cabernet Sauvignon Alexander Valley 2014
National Pizza Day is one of those holidays with an unknown origin, but we’re glad it comes around every year. Pizza is one of the most beloved foods served in America and is on the menu of about 17% … [Read more...] about Happy National Pizza Day!
Our February featured destination is The Hess Collection, a unique wine and art estate atop Mt. Veeder in the western hills of Napa, California. In addition to a pleasant tasting room and retail area, … [Read more...] about Featured Destination – The Hess Collection, Napa
Our February Book Of The Month is Whiskeypedia: A Compendium Of Scotch Whiskey by Charles MacLean - an excellent guide to Scotch whiskeys. If you're facing shelves packed with strangers when … [Read more...] about Book Of The Month – Whiskeypedia
Happy National Hot Chocolate Day! This annual holiday celebrates the traditional hot drink enjoyed worldwide on cold winter days. There is often confusion between hot chocolate and hot cocoa, which … [Read more...] about Happy National Hot Chocolate Day!
It's National Croissant Day - a day to celebrate the tasty pastry that originated in Austria and made its way to France when Marie Antionette married into the French royal family. This holiday is … [Read more...] about It’s National Croissant Day!
It's National Peanut Brittle Day! Peanut brittle is believed to have its roots deep in Celtic history and was brought to the New World by Irish immigrants in the 1830's. This food holiday is … [Read more...] about Happy National Peanut Brittle Day 2021!
National Pie Day is an annual day of recognition for one of the most versatile dishes that can come out of a kitchen. Pies can be filled with meat, cheese or vegetables as a main course, or as is more … [Read more...] about Happy National Pie Day!