4 Non-Traditional Thanksgiving Dishes

This Thanksgiving, break tradition by changing up your menu. Don’t get me wrong, I love traditional Thanksgiving food dishes but, the same dishes every year can get old. Thankfully for our family, we have amazing cooks, like my mom who always has delicious ways to switch things up. The following... Continued »

3 Family Favorite Soups

The fall and winter seasons are soup seasons for me and my family. I love making soup for my family because I know I’m guaranteed amazing leftovers for lunch the next day. Plus, as the weather turns colder, there’s nothing like a hot soup or chili to warm you up... Continued »

Best Wines To Serve With Thanksgiving Dinner

It’s November. Can you believe it?! Well now that we’ve accepted how quickly time is passing, it’s time to consider the wine you’ll bring or serve with Thanksgiving dinner since it’s quite literally around the corner. Aside from food, choosing wine for Thanksgiving dinner is an essential part of... Continued »

How to Decode Wine Labels

Reading wine labels can feel overwhelming but, the good news is there are really only a few things to need to remember for any wine label. Pay attention to these few essentials on any wine label and you will have a pretty good sense of what you’re in for... Continued »

Top 2 Fall Wine Cocktails

There’s no sense ignoring it anymore. It’s definitely sweater weather here in Spokane and we are fully embracing that chill in the air along with festive drinks you can make from home. Snag these simple ingredients and our recommended bottles of wine to concoct a few amazing cocktails that... Continued »

What is Tempranillo?

I just love the grape varietal Tempranillo. Now, unless you're a big wine connoisseur, you may not have heard about this grape variety before. Let me break down the facts for you. Tempranillo is the backbone of some of the best Spanish wines. This red grape variety is generally... Continued »

14 Interesting Facts For Every Wine Connoisseur

Wine is a sophisticated drink that takes years to produce and perfect. This centuries-old tradition packs history and lessons to be learned in every bottle. If you fancy yourself a wine connoisseur like me, here are 14 interesting facts about wine you should know: The sweetness of wine is... Continued »

What Does Full-Bodied Mean?

You’ll often hear people say or use the phrase, “full-bodied” to describe wine. While some people think that full-bodied is in reference to red wines, you can actually use the phrase to describe both red and white wines. It’s one of three types of body descriptors where light and... Continued »