Wine – OMG! Yummy Recipes, Stories, Inspiration for the Home Cook Tue, 28 Feb 2017 15:02:49 +0000 en-US hourly 1 36595977 I Came to my Senses … at IFBC Thu, 08 Sep 2016 17:00:10 +0000

How I came to my senses when I attended a “blind” olive oil tasting at the International Food Blogger’s Conference in Sacramento California.]]> 8 9284
Reveling in Rosé: The Perfect Summer Drink Wed, 18 Jul 2012 01:24:22 +0000

While I sort through hundreds of photos from our unexpected trip to France, I thought I would share a fun wine event @dormantchef and I attended this past weekend. It was a perfect follow-on to our ten days in France. The International Culinary Center in Campbell, CA was celebrating Bastille Day, France’s celebration of the […]]]> 15 3547
Memory Flavors: An Edible Tour of an Unforgettable Birthday Bash Wed, 27 Jun 2012 18:30:18 +0000

I just returned from three days on the Russian River celebrating two dear friends’ 50th birthdays. They threw their own party – inviting their friends and family to their getaway on the River, renting three other homes for the multitude of attendees, and then planning and cooking all the meals for the 30+ ravenous eaters. […]]]> 16 3477
Cin Cin! Celebrating the Food and Wine of Italy and Two Years of OMG! Yummy Wed, 29 Feb 2012 18:24:14 +0000

Rewind: Summer of 2008 – A fascinating morning spent touring the ancient hill town of Assisi in the Umbrian region of Italy with our tour guide, Anne Robichaud. Following the tour – a private wine tasting arranged by Anne at Enoteca Properzio south of Assisi in a beautiful Italian hill town called Spello. The afternoon […]]]> 36 2578