Category Archives: Wine

Scallop Bisque, Bacon Appetizers, and Dessert

Well, if you’re reading this blog, the Mayans were wrong.  ‘Nuff said. The following is the rest of the holiday entertaining meal I started writing about last Friday.  You must know by now that I’m a big soup lover.  Since … Continue reading

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Tree Decorating the Hard Way

If you gamble a lot, the phrase “the hard way” might mean something totally different to you than it does to me, but take it from me: in this blog post, it means doing things in the most difficult way … Continue reading

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You’re Invited to a Wine Pairing

Mr. Fannie and I are fortunate enough to live very close to one of our favorite area wineries; close enough, we could almost crawl home if necessary. Also fortunate is the fact we’ve never had to test that theory. Four … Continue reading

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My scale has run away from home.

The conquering heroes have returned home.  Poorer in the wallet, richer in the wine cellar, and somehow my pants got tighter.  I’m thinking of switching laundry detergents.  Again.  Thanks a lot, Detergent. Bob used the Concierge at Darioush Winery to … Continue reading

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Life is too short to drink bad wine

When you read this, I will have been in Napa for four days.  Two of those days will have been spent golfing with my Hubby.  One full day will be spent wine tasting and purchasing some of our favorite wines … Continue reading

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