Wine & Cocktails

How to Store Leftover Champagne After Opening Bottle

How to Store Leftover Champagne After Opening Bottle

Welcome to a celebration of a long love affair. If you love life with a passion, you will love Champagne and other sparkling wines, as I do. Every time I drink Champagne I am asked what am I celebrating? I say, life.  But who says […]

Best Champagne Bars in Southern California

Best Champagne Bars in Southern California

While any good bartender can make a delicious Champagne cocktail, great ones are much harder to find. The following is a list of best Champagne bars recommended. While it is by no means a complete guide, its should help you get started on your search […]

Catal Restaurant and Evans Brewing Co. Celebrate Summer with a 5-Course Dinner, June 29th

Catal Restaurant and Evans Brewing Co. Celebrate Summer with a 5-Course Dinner, June 29th

Craft beer lovers, this event is for you.  If you’re a fan of exquisite cuisine and craft beer, Catal Restaurant in Downtown Disney has a dinner event you don’t want to miss.   On June 29th, experience one of Orange County California’s oldest microbrewery, Evans Brewing Co craft […]

Visiting San Antonio Winery in Downtown Los Angeles

Visiting San Antonio Winery in Downtown Los Angeles

I recently had a chance to tour San Antonio Winery in Downtown Los Angeles for the first time.  I was amazed to see all their collection of wines that is produced in the heart of SoCal.  From a variety of red wines, white wines and […]

Blood Orange Champagne Cocktail Recipe

Blood Orange Champagne Cocktail Recipe

Add a little color to your Sunday Champagne brunch with a Blood Orange Champagne Cocktail.  The ruby-tinted cocktail would be perfect during spring gatherings with friends, or who are we kidding, alone.  Don’t get me wrong, I love regular mimosas too, but once in a […]

Top Wine Apps That Will Turn You Into a Wine Geek

Top Wine Apps That Will Turn You Into a Wine Geek

In honor of National Drink Wine Day, which is observed February 18, I researched a few mobile wine apps that will inspire or help any newbie sound like a wine geek genius.  Just like you, I’m always looking for a new wine to try that’s not […]

Louisiana: Watch Out New Orleans, Lafayette Creates An Official Cocktail

Louisiana: Watch Out New Orleans, Lafayette Creates An Official Cocktail

New Orleans has the Hurricane, Louisville, Ky. has the Mint Julep and now Lafayette, La. has the Sweet Crude Rouler™ as its official cocktail. The creation of the Rouler™ was the brainchild of David Meaux, founder of Rank Wildcat Spirits™, the first spirits distiller in […]

La Ruta Del Vino in Valle de Guadalupe: Top 10 Wineries To Visit

La Ruta Del Vino in Valle de Guadalupe: Top 10 Wineries To Visit

A weekend in Valle de Guadalupe wine country will have you coming back for more delicious Mexican cuisine, wine, and warm culture filled with many other adventures.  Wait, WHAT, they make wine in Mexico? They sure do and have for centuries.  If you make your way to […]