Kicking Off Coachella Weekend 1 with El Silencio + Codigo 1530!  Celebrate the Weekend  and Enjoy Great Sips!
Apr13

Kicking Off Coachella Weekend 1 with El Silencio + Codigo 1530! Celebrate the Weekend and Enjoy Great Sips!

  Looking for some great cocktails for Coachella parties?  No matter if it’s a large  group of friends and colleagues or just a couple of you looking for great sips, El Silencio Mezcal and Codigo 1530 have  some truly amazing cocktails! I am sharing one  from each brand. I will have more over the coming weeks. (Coachella weekend 2 as well as Cinco de Mayo!)   El SILENCIO MEZCAL  Handcrafted in San Baltazar Guelavila,...

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The Federal-Long Beach Travels to the City of Love (and Lights)  April 1-30,2018!
Apr12

The Federal-Long Beach Travels to the City of Love (and Lights) April 1-30,2018!

THE FEDERAL LONG BEACH TRAVELS TO THE CITY OF LOVE THIS APRIL Lunch Prix Fixe, Dinner Prix Fixe, and Cognac Flights Inspired by Paris, France WHAT: The Federal Long Beach is taking their second flight, and for April, they are heading to Paris, France while staying in Downtown Long Beach. They’re offering culinary flights via a Lunch Prix Fixe, Dinner Prix Fixe, and Cognac menu options The Federal Long Beach starts things off with an...

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Celebrate World Malbec Day (4/17) with Forever Young Malbec  + a Perfect Pairing: Doug’s Nuts!
Apr11

Celebrate World Malbec Day (4/17) with Forever Young Malbec + a Perfect Pairing: Doug’s Nuts!

If you don’t know what a Malbec is, read the next couple of paragraphs for the “scoop” on what the wine is and why is it so popular of late. What is Malbec Wine? It’s a full-bodied red wine that grows mostly in Argentina. Known for its plump, dark fruit flavors and smoky finish, Malbec wine offers a great alternative to higher priced Cabernet Sauvignon and Syrah. (Source:...

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Whole Foods WINE Sale (4/4 -5/29) and  New Humphry Slocombe Ice Cream Launch Party: 4/11 !
Apr08

Whole Foods WINE Sale (4/4 -5/29) and New Humphry Slocombe Ice Cream Launch Party: 4/11 !

Whole Foods has sent me some great news blasts in the last couple of days and I am sharing them with you today so that you can plug them into your calendar.     Whole Foods Market is kicking off the start of spring by inviting shoppers to try 12 handpicked wines from Master Sommelier Devon Broglie and his team as part of the brand’s ongoing Sommelier Best in Class program, highlighting on-trend wines that offer something...

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Easter Sunday or Anytime Cocktails: Great Sips from TyKu and  Gran Centenario!
Apr01

Easter Sunday or Anytime Cocktails: Great Sips from TyKu and Gran Centenario!

It’s Easter! And spring is here for part of the country and the rest is waiting for spring to hit them with some lovely weather. Celebrate Easter, the advent of spring along with upcoming holidays like Mother’s Day with these great cocktail recipes. I have featured a slew of cocktails in the last 8 years and I am sharing some of my favorites for your Easter weekend pleasure. You don’t need a reason to have a...

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Digging a Holiday Weekend? Scoop  Up Truly Spiked & Sparkling Beverages for Tasty Weekend!
Mar29

Digging a Holiday Weekend? Scoop Up Truly Spiked & Sparkling Beverages for Tasty Weekend!

One of the hottest trends in the beverage sector revolves around is a spiked, flavored seltzer water drink. Check out this video that talks about a new entry in the marketplace: Truly Spiked + Sparkling! This beverage category has been tagged as a “hard seltzer” akin to a hard cider but based on seltzer. Truly Spiked & Sparkling® is a gluten-free spiked sparkling water and does not contain any liquor or spirits. Truly...

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