Monthly Archives: April 2016

Wine Pairing: Apothic Crush

Last week at Discover Sycamore Tourism’s Taste of Spring Luxe Salon was pouring Apothic Crush. This red wine has the perfect chocolate and caramel finish that pairs perfect with these chocolate covered almonds. What are you drinking tonight? cheers! Traveling … Continue reading

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Recipe: Traveling Murphy’s Spicy Strata

My husband works Saturday so Sunday is our only morning to enjoy a hearty brunch together. We used to enjoy checking out all the local restaurants with their crazy Bloody Mary specials and Eggs Benedict dishes. Recently I have been … Continue reading

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Wine Pairing: Prosecco

Prosecco pairs great with Dark Chocolate Covered Almonds. These specific almonds are sprinkled with sea salt and turbinado sugar from Trader Joe’s. Warning: The almonds are super addictive!

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Wine Tip: Cooper’s Hawk Winery Tasting

Wine Tip: My favorite time to go for a wine tasting at Cooper’s Hawk Winery & Restaurant is within the first 30 minutes of them opening on a Saturday or Sunday. This allows for a more personal wine tasting because … Continue reading

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8 Wine Festivals to Attend in 2016

Wine Festival Season is upon us! I cannot believe how fast it snuck up on us this spring but I am so excited to welcome it in. Most people look forward to the summer BBQ’s and family picnics, I look … Continue reading

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