What’s For Dinner Tonight? Low Carb, Gluten Free Shrimp Cacciatore

I'm always on the search for Gluten Free, Low Carb dishes that don't make me wish I was downing a bowl of pasta. I LOVE Italian food and I adore shrimp so the two together make me forget about penne altogether. This dish is typically served with chicken, so either way you make it, it… Continue reading What’s For Dinner Tonight? Low Carb, Gluten Free Shrimp Cacciatore


Super Easy Pasta Salad & White Wine

Whenever I am invited to a party, I make sure to ask what I can bring. Most barbecues or backyard events call for a pasta salad. We are going to a shindig tonight and I have all the ingredients in my kitchen to make a killer salad - quick and simple.1 lb. Pasta - Penne or… Continue reading Super Easy Pasta Salad & White Wine


More Wines Added to BevMo’s 5 Cent Sale!!!


Chateau St. Jean Limited, Maggiano's Little Italy, Wine Tasting Dinner, Wine Tastings

Chateau St. Jean Wine Dinner

Maggiano's Little Italy is celebrating with a four-course wine meal on Thursday, March 24th at6:30pm. Enjoy a wonderful meal featuring a variety of Chateau St Jean limited production specialty wines paired to perfection with each delicious course. Four-Course Meal Includes: Reception - Passed Hors D'Oeuvres paired with Sonoma Fume Blanc First Course - Salad & Pasta… Continue reading Chateau St. Jean Wine Dinner

CVS, RiteAid

Wine at Drugstores…who knew?

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      The following are deals on wine from RiteAid and CVS. Who knew you could get a great deal while picking up some baby wipes and sinus medication?         RiteAid $5.99 - Bella Serra or Smoking Loon $6.99 - Barefoot Bubbly or Mirassou $8.99 - Clos Du Bois & Sterling Vitners CVS… Continue reading Wine at Drugstores…who knew?


Vons Wine Deals for week of 2/23-3/1

VONS   BV Coastal, Red Diamond or Gallo Family Vineyards 5.99 750-ml. BV Coastal, Red Diamond or 1.5-liter Gallo. Selected varietals Ballatore, Barefoot Bubbly or Sutter Home 6.99 750-ml. Ballatore, Barefoot or 1.5-liter Sutter Home. Selected varietals Barefoot Cellars, Yellow Tail or Fetzer 4.99 750-ml. Selected varietals Clos Du Bois, Korbel or Castle Rock (Castle… Continue reading Vons Wine Deals for week of 2/23-3/1

Bristol Farms, Gazette Specials

Monthly Wine Specials Ending Monday at Bristol Farms Newport Beach

Month of February Martin & Weyrich Moscato Allegro Reg $9.99 | Gazette Special $8.99 If the word quaffable ever belonged to a wine this would be it. Moscato Allegero uses Muscat Canelli grapes produced in the same style as Northern Italy's muscat including the use of the traditional tall slender bottles only used with the finest… Continue reading Monthly Wine Specials Ending Monday at Bristol Farms Newport Beach

Bristol Farms, Gazette Specials

Weekly Wine Specials at Bristol Farms Newport Beach

IN OUR WINE DEPT Dibon Cava Brut Reserva  $9.99 750 ml WINE & SPIRITS  Windbreak Pinot Noir or Chardonnay  $11.99 750 ml Bodegas Volver Paso a Paso Tempranillo or Verdejo $8.99 750 ml

Whole Foods, Wine Education

Whole Foods Market speaks Vino

Grape 101 On most wine labels you'll find the name of the grape used to make them or the district (also called the "appellation") in which they're produced. Head spinning? Don't panic! To simplify things, here's a list of popular grapes along with their flavor descriptions and tasty pairings. And to make sure you never… Continue reading Whole Foods Market speaks Vino

Ralphs, Vons

Wine Deals at Vons & Ralphs in HB

Hurry and head to the Vons or Ralphs in HB near you.  Here are the following specials, ending Tuesday, February 22nd: VONS Bogle, J. Lohr or Barefoot Cellars 8.99 750-ml. Bogle, J. Lohr or 1.5-liter Barefoot Cellars. Selected varietals. Single Bottle Sale Price Club Price - Six Pack Carrier Price 8.10 per bottle 750-ml. or larger. Club… Continue reading Wine Deals at Vons & Ralphs in HB