Archive for December, 2011

Dec 15 2011

The Return of Le Corbeau

Published by under Bacon,Food,Grenache,Red Wine,Syrah

  December with its holiday hustle and bustle does not leave much time or room for belabored culinary efforts.   Similarly, with the month’s increasingly chillier temperatures, warm comfort food beckons.   Yet, despite the harried schedules and the inclement weather outside, on a week night one still can find time to pause, pour a good glass […]

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Dec 06 2011

The Magic of Merlot

Published by under Food,Merlot,Red Wine,Soup/Gazpacho

Exactly one year ago this week, I met and became friends with a colleague who shared my love of wine and food pairing.   Throughout the course of the past year, whenever the topic of wine and food pairing would arise, my colleague would always suggest Merlot with thoughtful remembrance.   Perhaps it was due to the […]

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