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#WinePW – Tasting South Africa

In Appetizers, Around the World, Beverages, Desserts, Entrees, Food, Wine, Wine Pairing Weekend On August 13, 2016 3 Comments

Sous Chef is a seasoned world traveler. He’s been virtually everywhere, with the exception of some third world countries which wouldn’t be quite his style. Often he regales… Read More »

The French #Winophiles – Banking on Bordeaux

In Beverages, Entrees, Food, The French Winophiles, Wine On July 15, 2016 4 Comments

Thomas Jefferson and Napoleon III may seem strange bedfellows, but they shared a passion for wine and were instrumental in making sense of the Bordeaux wine industry. Their… Read More »

#TourDeManger – Summer in Paris

In Appetizers, Around the World, Entrees, Food, Salads, The French Winophiles, Weekends In a French Kitchen On July 1, 2016 11 Comments

The 103rd Tour de France has officially begun. In our home, this marks 21 days of Sous Chef religiously waking before the crack of dawn to make sure… Read More »

The French #Winophiles – Chicken & Chinon

In Beverages, Entrees, Food, The French Winophiles On May 20, 2016 6 Comments

French food is often deemed fussy and unattainable for the home cook. Rarely is it considered weeknight fare for the busy working family. Until now, that is. I’ve… Read More »

#WinePW – Lobster, Corn Fritters & Balletto Brut Rose

In Appetizers, Beverages, Entrees, Food, Sides, Wine, Wine Pairing Weekend On February 13, 2016 2 Comments

Chocolates and roses are certainly de rigueur for Valentine’s Day, but give me a marine crustacean, a plastic bib, and a glass or two of sparkling wine and… Read More »

#ItalianFWT – Exploring Gaglioppo

In #ItalianFWT, Around the World, Beverages, Entrees, Wine On February 6, 2016 4 Comments

I have thought often about giving Sous Chef the boot, both literally and figuratively. But timidity, temperance or love has always prevented precipitous action. At least until this… Read More »

The French #Winophiles – Classic Burgundy

In Beverages, Entrees, Food, The French Winophiles, Wine On January 15, 2016 6 Comments

“Nothing makes the future look so rosy as to contemplate it through a glass of Chambertin.” – Napoléon Bonaparte Napoléon was an odd little tyrant who apparently loved… Read More »

#FishFridayFoodies -Shabby Chic Bistro Fare Mussels

In Appetizers, Entrees, Food On January 15, 2016 22 Comments

“Popeye, for all his veritable strengths, would be hard pressed to cling to a rock in a storm in the North Sea. Yet the humble bivalve mollusc that… 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 »

The Eggheads: Roast Turkey Breast Big Green Egg Style

In Entrees, Food, The Big Green Egg On December 28, 2015 1 Comment

“Houston, the Big Green Egg has landed in Indian Wells!” “Roger that. Good luck.” On Christmas morning I officially became an Egghead, courtesy of Sous Chef. As if… Read More »