This weekend the Adirondack Winery will be holding their free ‘Step into Fall’ wine tasting event in their Lake George Village location. Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 16 and 17, visitors can not only sip their great wines, but also learn what cheeses, chocolate and fine foods go best with Adirondack Winery wines as part of… Continue reading Free Wine Tasting at the Adirondack Winery October 16 and 17
Over the weekend, my sorority’s alumnae chapter had a demonstration by a Pampered Chef consultant, who made these really good double chocolate mousse cups. They were so good, and really fast to make.
If you are in Denver, you must, must, must go to Rioja — especially for brunch. I ended up there by accident, and I’m very happy I did. My hotel concierge suggested several places, finally settling on a new French bistro whose menu looked good. But, in typical Adirondack Chick fashion, I got lost. And… Continue reading Sunday Brunch at Rioja in Denver
We were recently in Denver for BlogPaws, a pet writers conference, and had some time to explore the city, which of course involved trying some random, local places we thought looked fun. Denver seems like a very social, friendly place to live. Every paces we went the servers and the random people we met were… Continue reading Eating and Drinking Our Way Through Denver
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How cute is this?! We found this bottle filled with pure Vermont Grade a medium amber maple syrup while on our way to Darmouth College in June. It was $13.50 in a gift store, but we thought the shape oft he bottle and name — Northern Comfort — all fashioned after the liquor brand Southern… Continue reading Fun Maple Syrup Bottle – Northern Comfort
Tacos are a great meal if you are entertaining both vegetarians and meat eaters, because you can please everyone with very little separate cooking. Plus, it’s fun to create a make-you-own-stations so people can tailor their taco to their tastes. I make this a lot when I’m entertaining a mixed crowd of veggies and non-veggies.… Continue reading Make Your Own Tacos for Vegetarians and Meat Eaters
I’ve never been a real big fan of garage sales, but when you are 10 minutes away from what’s billed as the world’s largest, well you have to go and check it out. The Warrensburg Garage Sale, a two day event held in Warrensburg, N.Y. just north of Lake George Village in the Adirondacks, is… Continue reading The Warrensburg Garage Sale – My First Time
My friend Vikki is a total foodie – she appreciates what goes into making a great meal, can rattle off the best restaurants to eat at and can describe food in words better than almost any person I know, or have read. From the first time we had dinner and drinks in New Brunswick, N.J.… Continue reading The Adirondack Chick’s Day in the Kitchen of a Jersey Bites Editor