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November 2022

Summer Peach Salad


This is my favorite summer salad! The creamy earthiness of the goat cheese, the savory crunch of the almonds, and the sweetness of the ripe peach are a tantalizing fusion for the tastebuds.

Summer Peach Salad2023-02-05T15:32:28-07:00

May 2020

Sous Vide Steak


I've never made better steaks than with the sous vide method. The result is incredibly moist and evenly cooked. Take some of your stay-at-home days to Master this invaluable cooking tool.

Sous Vide Steak2023-02-05T15:33:36-07:00

La Sirena Cabernet


This rare La Sirena Muscat crafted by world-renowned Winemaker, Heidi Barrett pairs beautifully with the stone fruit salad.

La Sirena Cabernet2020-05-14T19:06:32-07:00

April 2020

Chocolate Fondue


Dig out your fondue pot, this recipe is worth it. What’s more fun than dredging fruits, nuts, cakes & treats in warm chocolate? Maybe sipping a port with it? Create some fond(ue) memories as we get through the quarantine together.

Chocolate Fondue2022-11-27T21:46:04-07:00

BBQ Pulled Pork Sliders


Pulled pork is a popular Southern dish that all ages find appealing. This recipe almost registers zero on the cooking difficulty meter, yet it registers ten on the enjoyment meter. I like to serve this when I need a help-yourself option for my gatherings. It makes a perfect shelter-at-home meal, too.

BBQ Pulled Pork Sliders2020-04-28T18:39:21-07:00

2015 Trinity Rouge


The smoky tones and red fruit in this fabulous Rhone-Style Wine make it a perfect choice for this rich and full-flavored meal. All Progeny Wines are stellar. Visit their website to learn more about these premium wines.

2015 Trinity Rouge2020-04-28T17:47:38-07:00

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  • Dona Kopol Bonick, Kopol Bonick Art & Photography
  • Ryan Schnell
  • DJ Mc Quade, Mc Quade Media
  • Anja Denouden Photography
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