The wine have been double-decanted … … and tasted … … and the glasses have been filled … Antonio Galloni’s computer is plugged in, Eric Baugher is at the table, the olive oil has been poured, the Watsonville Sourdough has been sliced, the… Read More ›
Food & Wine Pairing
Discussions and comments related to pairing foods and wines.
Steak Week. Wow. I mean, pardon the semantic frivolity, but that phrase has a lot of meat on the bone! Meaning, of course, that it carries with it a great deal of conceptual weight. I mean, steak week. STEAK WEEK!… Read More ›
So it’s First Friday today, so of course I’m thinking about our First Friday events, and in doing so, it just occurred to me that I NEVER put up a post about what I cooked for the LAST First Friday! As… Read More ›
Passport to Dry Creek Valley: A Modern Tradition with Century-Old Roots That’s the tagline, and no producer enacts its promise quite like Lytton Springs. Modern? Yes. By way of tradition. An Ecologically Friendly Building Made of Straw — Straw Bales, Earthen… Read More ›
Beautiful location? Lytton Springs. Check. Amazing wine? Ridge Vineyards, at Lytton Springs. Check. NEW Amazing Wine? Ridge Vineyards, at Lytton Springs. Check. Uber-rare, intoxicatingly rarefied, cellar offering amazing wine? Ridge Vineyards, at Lytton Springs. Check. Pizza? Check. Gourmet, artisan Pizza?… Read More ›