Quick and Easy Summer Salad – Mediterranean Spinach Salad

The trouble with a lot of salads, as far as I am concerned, is that they provide less nutrition than many people think and a lot of the time, more calories. This salad has neither problem, and it is very simple to make. It is also quite versatile and can be tailored to your personal tastes or for the wine you plan to serve with it. This Mediterranean Spinach salad is a perfect meal for […]

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The Miracle of Braising, or How to Never Waste Wine Again

Braising is a cooking method that sounds difficult, but is actually easy as pie. Actually, as anyone who has ever made a pie from scratch, it is much easier. The basic technique is to sear a piece of meat and then finish the cooking in a liquid. As simple as that is, it produces some of the most savory, and wine friendly, dishes on earth. Even better, it typically requires the cheapest cut of an […]

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Ways to Cook Asparagus

I swear that this will be my last article about asparagus for a while, however I did promise some cooking and serving methods, so here they are, along with some other tidbits. Asparagus is an extremely nutritious vegetable which is high in folic acid, potassium, fiber, vitamin B6, vitamins A and C, and thiamine. It has No Fat, contains No cholesterol and is low in sodium, not to mention having one of the highest levels […]

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