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The French #Winophiles – Bordeaux by way of Burgundy

On November 20, 2015 6 Comments

Looking for great value and impressive wines? The French Winophiles are virtually touring the region of Bordeaux, France and sharing our favorite wine selections. Bordeaux is located off… Read More »

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#ParisCocktails – The Frenchie

On November 19, 2015 1 Comment

“I drink to make other people more interesting.” Ernest Hemmingway The holiday craze has begun. There are cocktails to be made (consumed) and hostess gifts to be bought. “Paris… Read More »


The French Winophiles go to Bordeaux

On November 19, 2015 1 Comment

Bordeaux or bust! Saturday, November 21st The French Winophiles are virtually touring Bordeaux, France by bottle and plate. Join in the group and share your Bordeaux (not to be confused… Read More »

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#WinePW – Parisien Roast Turkey

On November 18, 2015 1 Comment

My brain feels like it has 2,500 browser tabs open and an equal amount of emotions. The attacks on Paris hit close to home. A local restauranteurs niece… Read More »

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#BloggerCLUE Society: Fig & Caramelized Onion Crostini

On November 10, 2015 18 Comments

“Thanksgiving dinners take eighteen hours to prepare. They are consumed in twelve minutes. Half-times take twelve minutes. This is not coincidence.” – Erma Bombeck ‘Tis the season for… Read More »

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Weekends In a French Kitchen: Cepe & Parsley Tartlets

On November 8, 2015 2 Comments

Can you keep a secret? I can’t when it comes to great recipes. This week our Weekends In a French Kitchen recipe assignment was Mimi Thorisson’s Cepe &… Read More »

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#ItalianFWT – Valle d’Aosta Fonduta & Wine

On November 6, 2015 8 Comments

Wine is frequently an enigma wrapped in a conundrum. You may find yourself drinking an Italian wine with a French label, wondering if you somehow screwed up your… Read More »


The French Winophiles: The Great Bordeaux Adventure

On November 3, 2015 3 Comments

“There is nothing like a comfortable adventure to put people in good humor” –  Peter Mayle This month The French Winophiles journey brings us to Bordeaux, one of the most… Read More »

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Weekend In a French Kitchen: Remember Me?

On October 31, 2015 2 Comments

Remember me? Weekend in a French Kitchen? The project I started back in July where I ridiculously committed to cooking my way through two (2) French Cookbooks every… Read More »

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The French #Winophiles – Rhone Gone Crazy

On October 16, 2015 13 Comments

Wine, like friends, should be dependable and pair well with food. Sure it’s fun to experiment and meet new grapes and varietals, but at the end of the day… Read More »