When you drive up to the Wycombe Vineyards in Pennsylvania, you feel like you are going to someone’s house, not a sprawling, 65-acre vineyard with an expansive tasting area and outside patio. And, once you open the door to the wine shoppe, you really don’t feel like you are anywhere near Bucks County, Pennsylvania. If… Continue reading Wycombe Vineyards on the Bucks County Wine Trail
This Saturday (Dec. 18) the Adirondack Winery in Lake George will be hosting their first blending party. What is a blending party, you ask? It’s exactly as it sounds – you learn to mix different wines together to create a new flavor. Owners Sasha and Michael Parady will guide customers on what wines mix best,… Continue reading Blending Party at the Adirondack Winery in Lake George
Marx Foods was kind enough to send me some samples of their gourmet foods with the challenge of making something using the ingredients. It was a fun project for me, especially since I had never used dried mushrooms or dried chili peppers before. The end result? Spicy Wild Mushroom Alfredo With Truffle Scallops! Although it… Continue reading Spicy Wild Mushroom Alfredo With Truffle Scallops
Holidays and cookies go together like any other classic duo, like peanut butter and jelly or Abbot and Costello. I can remember spending Christmas Eve, Eve with my mother baking snowballs and other family favorites all night. A group of New York City area bloggers brought together dozens of food bloggers, writers and personalities for… Continue reading Cookies, Cookies and More Cookies!
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Day 3, of our A Week of Wine featuring the Bucks County Wine Trail, focus on the Chaddsford Winery tasting room at Peddler’s Village. It was the first time I had been to Peddler’s Village and we were running a little short on time, so we didn’t get to experience a full tasting, but did… Continue reading Chaddsford Winery – A Week of Wine
The next winery on Day 2 of our A Week of Wine featuring the Bucks County Wine Trail is the New Hope Winery. Their winery was a less than 10 minute drive from the Tomasello Winery tasting room in Lambertville, where we were before and was super easy to find. The store and tasting room… Continue reading New Hope Winery – A Week of Wine
The weekend before Thanksgiving my friend Janet and I decided we wanted to go on a random adventure – get in the car and drive somewhere with a slight idea of where we were wanted to end up, but no specific plan in place. Since I follow, and always see tweets from, the New Hope… Continue reading Bucks County Wine Trail: A Week of Wine, Starting With Tomasello Winery
Who doesn’t love wine? I certainly do, and it’s no secret one of my favorites is the Adirondack Winery in Lake George, N.Y. The taste of their wine, plus the friendly faces behind the counter, make it one of my favorite places to bring people when they visit, a top suggestion to anyone traveling in… Continue reading Adirondack Winery in Lake George Is Expanding!