Bomb-Ass Turkey Burgers
The title says it all. These turkey burgers prove you don't have to always use beef on burgers to get a tasty finished product.
Heirloom Tomato Soup - Back to Bakas
Warm the soul with this tasty recipe from Michelin-Star restaurant, SolBar in Napa Valley.
Making Gnocchi with Kids
So many kitchen projects for cooking with kids involve baking sweets. And with good reason. Flour and sugar, measuring and mixing, kneading and scooping are much more more kid-friendly than…
Strawberry Pom Mojito
The nice thing about mojitos is that they are very easy to customize with fresh fruit as we have shown before with the Blackberry Mint Mojito. For our latest creation, we combined the red colors of fresh strawberries and pomegranate juice to create t...
Ice cream sandwich recipes
Making ice cream sandwiches couldn't be easier — or more fun. Here's how to easily make four great ice cream sandwich combinations that will make your kids think you're awesome.
What's THAT In My Wine?
Have you ever opened a bottle of wine and seen crystals around the cork? Have you ever opened a bottle of wine, poured yourself a glass and thought, WHAT is THAT in my wine? I get questions in…
Bite Sized Greek Salad
I promised to bring an appetizer to a friend's birthday gathering this week. I wanted to make something light and bite-sized. These individual Greek salads
Broccoli, Bacon & Mushroom Quiche
Bacon? Broccoli and Crimini Mushrooms? Gruyere Cheese? All of those delicious ingredients are jammed packed into this homemade quiche. This mouth watering quiche is a perfect dish for your Easter Sunday Brunch. It's full of flavor and a crowd pleaser...
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Female sommeliers like Mandy Oser are running wine programs...
The wine programs at some of New York's most celebrated restaurants, Le Bernardin, Monkey Bar, The Breslin, and Lure, have more than just good taste in common. They are also all run by women.
Today, I thought I would drop a little wine knowledge on you with some fun facts about wine that you might not know! I love learning new things, don't you? On average, how many grapes does it…
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Guide to Home Bar Essentials
With the lagging economy, many people are choosing to entertain at home. Your typical bar has thousands of selections, but stocking up a home bar on a budget is easier than you think. Spirits Be sure to have one bottle of each on hand. Since Bourbon ...
General Food + Wine Pairing Guide
Pairing your food with the appropriate wine is not always easy. Everyone's palates are different and there is usually more than one right choice. However, you can follow my simple guide here and stop wondering which varietal of wine to serve with you...
Baked Egg Boat recipe
Eggs mixed with pancetta and green onions, scrambled, and poured into a hollowed out baguette and baked. Perfectly easy breakfast.