Archive | October 2013

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TASTE Philadelphia 2013

On Sunday October 20th we made it over to the Taste Philadelphia Festival of Food, Wine and Spirits presented by Gourmet Shows. The big event began on Friday the 18th and went all weekend, with 2 sessions available on Saturday. Tickets sold for approximately $45 per person. There were some great culinary demonstrations, celebrity appearances, […]

Real Wine Prices

Next month we’re excited to be attending a wine-making classes. It got us thinking…. Aside from how wine is made, do you ever wonder how much it costs to make? Just thought we’d share this interesting infographic from Snooth. Happy Wine Wednesday…Cheers! Explore more infographics like this one on the web’s largest information design community – Visually. […]

Malbec Madness

This past week it definitely felt like Autumn around here. The temps dropped a little and it rained a lot.  A glass (or two), or a bottle (or three), of  some juicy, rich, deep red/purple Malbec was the perfect ending to a long week.  Affordable, excellent values…Check out these great finds: Winemaker’s Notes:  Vibrant red color […]

Lodi Blends

This past week we decided to tap into our California wine stash, particularly some affordable red blends from Lodi.  The bottles were purchased at Cost Plus World Market during our recent trip to SoCal.  At $10-$12 per bottle, you’re looking at some great value.  Lodi, CA has not steered us wrong yet.  Cheers! Winemaker’s Notes: […]

Wagonhouse, A South Jersey Winery

Last weekend we made it over to Wagonhouse Winery in New Jersey for a Wine Tasting. We had sampled a couple of their wines last year at the Vintage South Jersey Fall Wine and Beer Fest. With unique flavors, fruits, and names, we were anxious to see the winery and try all 18 of their […]