Cheers! 8 Bubbly Toasts to Welcome 2020

건배! What better reason to raise a glass than celebrating a new year with friends and family? Celebrating a great event or the events to come is an age old tradition, dating back thousands of years when humans first began drinking alcohol. Typically, we say a few meaningful celebratory words at an event or occasion, […]

“Glow Wine” – A Winter Wine Recipe to Warm You

When our family was in Germany visiting their Christmas markets, it was COLD. The cold there is deep and bone chilling type of cold. Still, Christkindlesmarkts are a well loved centuries long tradition. What is their secret to having a terrific time year after year in their open air Christmas markets? Their winter warm wine recipe! […]

Wine & Holiday Celebrations Around the World

Frohe Weihnachten! Feliz Navidad! Buon Natale! Kala Christougena! Happy Christmas! Holidays equals folks gathering to celebrate and wine is a treasured part of that around the world. While most European countries include wine in their celebrations, they each do it with their own signature flair and style. Here we explore a few “Wine & Holiday Celebrations Around […]

Definitely Worth Celebrating = California Wine Month

It’s that time of year again … California Wine Month! For those of you that don’t know September is Wine Month in California. This is the 15th annual celebration of the 3,900 wineries and 5,900 grape growers in California. Just another reason to celebrate and drink some of your favorite wine. What Can You Do […]

More Thoughts on Tasty Washington Wines to Sip …

When you think of summer you think of heat and heat makes you think of things to stay cool. Enter, wine! Now, obviously, we need to drink water to stay hydrated but a few other things come to mind as well … like tasty Washington wine varietals.

Plan & Host a SIMPLE, Elegant & Enjoyable Wine & Cheese Day Party!

Ready for a fun “Adult” Holiday? We are. Did you know July 25th is Wine & Cheese Day? Here are some thoughts to help you celebrate with your friends …

Switching Up Your White Wine Pairings …

Summer is here. White wine season is in full swing, right? Want some ideas to “freshen” up your white wine pairings? Here they are …