Wednesday, July 31, 2013

Francis Ford Coppola Diamond Collection Wines

July 16, 2013 by  
Filed under Food & Wine, Reviews

The wines of the Diamond Collection are made from grapes grown in vineyards across California, from coastal regions to inland valleys. By carefully combining fruit selections with precise winemaking techniques, we are able to capture pure expressions of each varietal. With twelve single varietals and two distinctive blends, the Francis Coppola Diamond Collection wines are [...]

Celebrate Mother’s Day This Year With An Authentic Portuguese Wines

April 22, 2013 by  
Filed under Food & Wine, Reviews

Item Reviewed: Famega Rosé and Arinto wines Whether it be used to complement her favorite dish, share with a group of friends, or simply to relax on the couch after a long day, a wine from Portugal is a distinctive and decadent gift that will encourage the relaxation every mother deserves. Caves da Cerca Famega [...]

2012 Holiday Gift Guide Participant | Wine Battles

November 6, 2012 by  
Filed under Food & Wine, Reviews

Company: Wine Battles Item Reviewed: Wine Battles Pinot Noir Battle Wine Battles offers experiences that two people or a group of people can do at home alone or as a party. It is a unique opportunity to explore, experience and engage in something new and exciting every time. Each week of the tournament, you and [...]

Pastry Sire Blocking Shoes | Giveaway

October 1, 2012 by  
Filed under Featured, Food & Wine

Company: Pastry Item Reviewed: Pastry Sire Blocking Shoes Item Given Away: 1 Pair Pastry Fall Collection Shoes Start Date: October 1 End Date: October 16 When my daughter headed back to school this year she had a great pair of shoes on her feet. Her new Pastry Sire Blocking sneakers created by Pastry, which is [...]

AC/DC The Wine Launches in the US

September 17, 2012 by  
Filed under Featured, Food & Wine

The band AC/DC have teamed up with Australian winery Warburn Estate to release a range of AC/DC wines. Already a huge hit in Australia, the legendary rock band is poised to once again conquer the US market with a selection of four rock’ n’ roll wines, named after four of their unforgettable songs: Back in [...]

Keel and Curley Semi-Dry Blueberry Wine

August 15, 2012 by  
Filed under Food & Wine

If you read my blog you know that I love wine, reds, whites, you name it I like it. So when my sister and brother-in-law said they were bringing over a new wine that they had found from a local winery I was excited. Then I saw it was a blueberry wine and I was [...]

TastingRoom.com | The Try Before You Buy For Wines

August 7, 2012 by  
Filed under Food & Wine, Jen's Journal

Revolutionizing the way people experience wine… TastingRoom.com offers wine lovers an innovative new way to discover, taste and acquire wine that expands and enriches the wine-drinking experience. Their service lets you discover and consume wine in a variety of exclusive formats delivered directly to your home. Wine for me is an important part of my [...]

Hershey’s Simple Pleasures Chocolates Paired With Pinot Noir

July 19, 2012 by  
Filed under Food & Wine, Jen's Journal

In the past I have had wine pairings with cheese and I thought with my new Food & Wine section I would pair a good chocolate with a bottle of good wine. Now, I do know from past experiences, mostly a chocolate dessert after a dinner when I am already drinking wine, that chocolate and [...]

My Chicken Artichoke Pasta Salad

May 2, 2012 by  
Filed under Food & Wine

If there is one thing my family loves it is pasta salads, my tween alone could probably finish off an entire dish of it in one sitting. Coming up with new ways to make things is a fun event between the two of us and awhile ago we threw this recipe together and I wanted [...]

My Wine Ratings

May 1, 2012 by  
Filed under Food & Wine

When I write about wine here at The Dirty t Shirt you will see my Wine Rating System (the icon above) and just wanted you to know how I will be rating my wines. I have a 5 to 1 wine glass rating (star) and will take into account how smooth the wine is, flavor [...]

Next Page »