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September Events

September came and went in the blink of an eye! Somehow in the madness we managed to get away and attend two of the hottest events of the month. A recap and some photos for your enjoyment…. On Thursday September 19th we attended the 2014 Audi FEASTIVAL. The event was presented by Philadelphia Magazine/Foobooz and […]

Summer Wine Pairings

As Summer winds down in its last month, we thought we’d share another great guide to pairing different wines with some favorite Summer dishes.  Enjoy…Cheers!

Summer of Sauvignon Blanc

This year, May 16th marked the 5th annual International Sauvignon Blanc Day. It also meant kicking Summer off a little early and making the big red to white switch. We toasted the day with a Sauv Blanc from Los Vascos, which we wrote about in our wine reviews last month. (To read: Click Here.) Thanks […]

Philly’s First Official Wine Party

On Sunday, March 23rd, we attended Philly’s first Wine Week inaugural celebration at Ristorante Panorama and Wine Bar. The “Bubbles & Barrels” party began at 5pm and went on until 8pm. The bubbles being served at the bar were endless and some favorite local PA wineries were there pouring the reds and whites. Ristorante Panorama […]

Red Ball 2014

As we mentioned in our previous post Raising Awareness and Food in Philly, the 14th Annual Red Ball 2014 presented by Independence Blue Cross was held in Philadelphia on Saturday, March 8th, at the Please Touch Museum. The event takes place every year in honor of the American Red Cross, Southeastern Pennsylvania. We were happy to attend and take part […]

Sandcastle Winery at Taste

On the last Sunday of February, we attended a Food and Wine Pairing class at TASTE, one of the tasting rooms for Sand Castle Winery. Joined by about 12 other wine lovers, we spent 90 minutes indulging and learning.  We were guided by Alison, a very knowledgeable and funny woman who explained the history of […]

Philly Wine & Food Fest 2013

The New Philly Wine & Food Fest Our second year at this great event and once again it was an epic night.  Presented by Philadelphia Magazine and Fine Wine & Good Spirits, with sponsors including Lexus and The Restaurant School at Walnut Hill College, the wine and food festival was held on Friday, May 10th 2013 […]