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Winemaker’s Dinner with Marrenon and Eat Event

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I’m a pretty lucky monkey sometimes. Like when I receive an invitation to take a few hours off work on Friday afternoon so that I may travel to Copenhagen to partake in an exclusive Winemaker’s Dinner featuring five wonderful dishes accompanied by a total of 11 different wines. Yep, foodie life does have its advantages […]

Tasting wine: Adegas Morgadío – 2011 Morgadío (Spanish White)

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Well, that’s a boring choice, my wine guy said as I plucked a bottle of Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc from his shelves for my Saturday night dinner. “Why don’t you try something new? Something.. Spanish?“ I’m not usually one to be told what to do, especially not when it comes to purchases, but I do love a […]

Pot Roast: An ode to simplicity, tough cuts of beef and time

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This past weekend, I visited my dad to celebrate his 62nd birthday. I’ve already talked about my dad and our love for cooking in this post and, consequently, I was very excited to see what he had come up with for his birthday menu. Was it something new? Something old? Something complicated or something easy? […]

Henri Boillot 2009 Corton-Charlemagne Grand Cru Review

Henri Boillot Corton-Charlemagne Grand Cru 2009

Looking for a Henri Boillot 2009 Corton-Charlemagne Grand Cru Review and tasting notes? Well, you’ve pretty much come to the right place! But first, let me sing you a love song about some of my two favorite things in life. In my mind, two things more than anything else make life worth living: beautiful women and […]