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Downton Sundays: The Carson

In Appetizers, Beverages, Cocktails, Downton Sundays, Food On January 17, 2016 1 Comment

Carson finds himself in a real conundrum. Whom does he please: Mrs. Hughes, his fiancée, or Lady Mary? The stress of it all has caused me to seek an… Read More »

#WinePW & Downton Sundays: Exploring English Sparkling Wine

In Beverages, Downton Sundays, Entrees, Food, Wine, Wine Pairing Weekend On January 7, 2016 10 Comments

The first Wine Pairing Weekend of 2016 is about trying new things. Right up my alley, as they say, since if anything I can be markedly experimental when… Read More »

Downton Sundays: The Dubonnet Cocktail

In Beverages, Cocktails, Downton Sundays On January 3, 2016 0 Comments

“When life gives you lemons, make lemonade!” Or so the saying goes. Today marks the start of the sixth and final season of Downton Abbey. If that ain’t… Read More »

Downton Sundays: The Pimm’s Cup Tradition

In Beverages, Cocktails, Downton Sundays On February 1, 2015 0 Comments

The English may not have invented tradition, but surely they have perfected it!  As Henry James said:  “It takes an endless amount of history to make even a… Read More »

Downton Sundays: Back to the Future with Sous Vide Spice Rubbed Brisket & Lobster

In Downton Sundays, Entrees, Food, Lifestyle, Products, Uncategorized On January 24, 2015 1 Comment

If Mrs. Patmore freaked over an electric mixer, how incredulous would she be to cook protein in tepid water? Mrs. Patmore is not the only one averse to… Read More »

Downton Sundays: White Chocolate & Cranberry French Toast with Lady Mary’s Scrambled Eggs

In Downton Sundays, Entrees, Food On January 18, 2015 3 Comments

Mary, Mary, quite contrary How do your chickens grow? Organic in feed and healthy by need, They are next to the pigs, you know. Wow, it has been… Read More »

Downton Sundays: Downton Abbey Sidecar

In Beverages, Cocktails, Downton Sundays On January 11, 2015 1 Comment

Thank goodness, Downton Abbey is back on Sunday nights! I like a cocktail during Downton Abbey to settle my nerves when watching the myriad plot twists and turns. … Read More »