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Cowboys, Chaps and World Class Chardonnay

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What do you pair with a $79 Chardonnay? I asked, Joe, who does nearly all of the cooking for us here at Another Wine Blog? Fish Stew, he says. Now I am not a big fan of stew, fish or otherwise. ...

Mardi Gras: Pairing Wine with King Cake (Galette des Rois)

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Wine with cake? Laissez les bon temps rouler! Fat Tuesday means King Cake, and we have just the recipe and the wine for you to spread the joie de vivre and as you celebrate Mardi Gras festivities! In the United States' ...

14th Edition of Anteprima Amarone Fast Approaching

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Palazzo della Gran Guardia in Verona, Italy will be the site of Anteprima Amarone 2013 January 28th through 30th, three days dedicated to tasting the just-released vintage of this voluptuous red wine. The event is organized by the Consorzio per la Tutela dei ...

Cooking to Pair with Multiple Wines: Green Valley of Russian River Valley

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For many a home chef, it is relatively simple to pair a dish with a wine. You can consult Mr. Google, or visit a variety of wine sites, like Another Wine Blog, for suggestions. But suppose you have a recipe ...

Always Seasonal: Gallica Albariño Calaveras 2015

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Oh. My. Goodness. Look at her shoes. And after Labor Day no less. Shudder. She's wearing... white! The prevailing opinion, be it for marketing or merely historical convenience, is that for every wine there is a season: Red for Autumn and ...

Repent? I wonder what they meant.

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Things are going to slide, slide in all directions Won't be nothing Nothing you can measure anymore The blizzard, the blizzard of the world has crossed the threshold and it has overturned the order of the soul - Leonard Cohen, The Future Santayana was right and Godwin can ...

American Decency: Not Too Big to Fail

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Education does not necessarily make one smarter. I think the most recent election underscores that statement: millions of educated voters decided to spin the wheel, throw the dice, and bet on the candidate with no experience who spent the last year ...

Celebrate National Taco Day on Taco Tuesday October 4!

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Who makes the best tacos? If you live on social media, you know tomorrow is Taco Tuesday -- but not just any Taco Tuesday. It's doubly special -- because it is also National Taco Day! Thousands will take to twitter, ...

Ingress, Pokémon and Published!

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You may have noticed our absence as of late. Rest assured we are alive and well -- traveling, tasting and tweeting. We are spending less time indoors, and more time out. And the result? Weight loss and a better outlook ...

Nine Years of Wine, Travel and Friends

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There is a common myth that it takes 21 days to establish a new habit. Scientific observation and research indicate it takes quite a bit longer -- an average of 66 days. But how long does it take to break ...

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