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Wine Wednesday – Sushi & Wine Pairing

Happy Wine Wednesday! This week’s wine pairing was inspired by dinner tonight. Sushi Pairs Perfect with Snap! Ginger Wine One of my favorite sushi spots is Fushi Yami in DeKalb. The rolls are delicious and affordable. This week’s pairing includes … Continue reading

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Wine Down Wednesday: Wine & Cheese Pairing

Happy Wine Down Wednesday! Today I wanted to share a Wine & Cheese (& spread) pairing I was introduced to. Fig Spread topped with French Roquefort Cheese and paired with Pinot Grigio. What is your favorite cheese to pair with … Continue reading

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Wine Down Wednesday : Traveling Illinois for the Wine

Earlier this year I picked-up an Illinois Wine map from Prairie State Winery on one of my visits and a new idea started. There are over 100 wineries in Illinois, I decided to make it my personal goal to visit … Continue reading

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Fives Reasons to Visit August Hill Winery

Last weekend my husband and I went on a short road trip to the scenic town of Utica, Illinois to explore two of the Illinois wineries in the region. Our first stop was August Hill Winery, one of my favorite wineries … Continue reading

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Wine Down Wednesday- My Favorite Wine and Cheese Pairing

Wine Down Wednesday! Ok, so to kick-off the WDW series I wanted to introduce you to my favorite wine-cheese pairing. Gewurztraminer from Binny’s and Blue Stilton Cheese from Fresh Market.

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