Springtime wines are on the mind! Wine Manager Michael Catalano at The H-E-B Cellar at San Felipe shares his picks for the new season, beginning with a beautiful rosé I’ve had my eye on…
Let’s color up for spring – we’re so ready! New recipes are in at Goodtaste.tv; sizable salads that strive for edible excellence. Adding a light wine into the mix only ups the ante…
On the third Thursday of November, with great fanfare, bottles are opened, sampled and parties begin! Thursday, Nov. 21 at Bistro Provence, the cozy French restaurant in West Houston, owner Genevieve Guy will host the annual Beaujolais Nouveau dinner featuring the just-delivered new wine.
Great news – good wines for your Thanksgiving meal don’t cost a lot of money! All you need is a wine that’s got a lot of fruit and good acidity – one that will compliment the many flavors in your feast not overpower them. Here are some of my choices to get you started as you peruse those crowded wine isles.
You’re probably familiar with Monsieur Georges Duboeuf – he’s the founder of the number one French brand of wine in this country! I played ‘Three’s Company’ on a recent trip to Dallas that had old friends Georges and Bill Deutsch, chairman of Deutsch Family Wine & Spirits, discussing the finer points of Beaujolais.
In just TWO DAYS, the Emily Morgan and Oro Restaurant and Bar will celebrate ‘An Evening with Georges Duboeuf’ – the king of Beaujolais wines! Executive Chef Chris Cook has prepared a lavish menu you’ll find below…make the French connection! The number to call for reservations is 210-225-5100 or you can make reservations on Open […]
Around this time of year, I reflect on how much I have to be thankful for. Counting blessings over a hearty Thanksgiving meal, surrounded by family and close friends, is really a blessing in itself!