Monthly Archives: November 2011

So far in this space I’ve given you folks a favorite recipe of mine with some wine ideas to try alongside.  Well, this month, since everyone already has their favorite turkey recipe, I’ve decided to give you some wine pairing...
I had a great time last night at the Patridges!  As promised, here’s what we tasted: Tasting Nino Franco “Rustico” Prosecco, Italy     $21.99 Vins d’Orrance Chenin Blanc, Kama, South Africa     $35.99 Domaine Serene Chardonnay, Clos du Soleil, Willamette     $42.79...
The best liqueur most people have never tried is St-Germain elderflower liqueur from France.  It tastes of a heady blend of pear, peach, litchi fruit, and purple flowers.  We’ve tried to source this since CWM opened in 2007, but just...
Okay, I’ll admit that when I was first offered these Virginia wines which, well, aren’t inexpensive, I had to laugh a little.  How in the heck can I sell Virginia wines at these prices, I thought?  And, then I tasted...
Okay, I’ll admit that when I was first offered these Virginia wines which, well, aren’t inexpensive, I had to laugh a little.  How in the heck can I sell Virginia wines at these prices, I thought?  And, then I tasted...