Fresh Meal Planning (7/16-7/22)

Sunshine and good times are made even better with great food and good company. Here’s another week’s worth of tasty dinners to enjoy with your family.  Continue reading “Fresh Meal Planning (7/16-7/22)”

Grilled Food and Wine Pairing

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Mike

Pairing wine with food should be a fun endeavor especially when it comes to summer grilling. Balancing flavors is a good starting place where you don’t want one element to overpower another like a Cabernet might do to shrimp skewers or steak might do to Pinot Grigio. Texture can be important too and is demonstrated well by a wine with tannins cutting through a fattier piece of meat. As I once heard, another way to think of pairing food & wine is to treat wine like another condiment. Try to create a similar effect to squeezed lemon on seafood or pesto on a steak or salad. Finally if all else fails pick a sparkling wine like Prosecco to pair with grilled food as those bubbles can pair with nearly anything. With all that said, here are some old & new favorites I will be enjoying this summer… Continue reading “Grilled Food and Wine Pairing”

Jayne’s Top 10 Holiday Appetizers

Jayne's Top 10 Holiday Appetizers

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Jayne

December is one of my favorite months of the year because it’s so festive everywhere you look. From pine trees and snow to tinsel and gold, it’s the kickoff to all the holiday parties with family and friends.

As we go into the holidays I want to share my Top 10 Holiday Appetizers to help you along the way and to make your parties a great success. So, here are 10 recipes that are quick and easy, allowing you even more time with your loved ones.  Continue reading “Jayne’s Top 10 Holiday Appetizers”

Fresh Meal Planning (11/27-12/3)

Weekly Meal Plan

Seems like just yesterday we were playing in the leaves, now there is snow on the ground! Stay warm and cozy with this week’s tasty dinners. Continue reading “Fresh Meal Planning (11/27-12/3)”