Holiday Pairing · Spring Pairing

Rosemary Lamb Rib Chops with Blackberry Basil Water Infusion

Easter is just around the corner and I figured I should try my hand at making lamb this year. The Drink:  What you’ll need:  Filtered water A handful of blackberries Some fresh or frozen basil Clean your basil and blackberries. Place in a clean jar and fill with water. Allow to sit in the fridge… Continue reading Rosemary Lamb Rib Chops with Blackberry Basil Water Infusion

Dessert Pairing · Holiday Pairing · Romantic Pairing

Special Valentine Dessert Pairing!

Yeah I still don’t actually celebrate Valentine’s Day. But I do like strawberries! So for this Valentine’s Day Special I made a strawberrytastic pairing! Please enjoy! The Drink:  So remember last week when I said that I would get to Trader Joe’s other awesome soda. I guess I’m doing it this week. Rhubarb Strawberry Soda… Continue reading Special Valentine Dessert Pairing!

Holiday Pairing · Winter Pairing

Christmas Dinner Special – Steak and Orange Pomegranate Water

Merry Christmas! I hope everyone is having a great day, even if you don’t celebrate Christmas. This year, I was responsible for making Christmas dinner. So, without further ado, here’s my Christmas Dinner Special Pairing! The Drink:  I wanted a festive water infusion for this holiday season. I’d imagine that this would also work well… Continue reading Christmas Dinner Special – Steak and Orange Pomegranate Water

Holiday Pairing · Winter Pairing

Roasted Sweet Veggies with Minty Lime Bubbly Water

While my aunt was down visiting me, she gave me a bag of purple sweet potatoes. I had never heard of such a thing and was curious as to how they tasted. Would they be as sweet as their orange counterparts? I did a little research and decided to throw in some honey nut squash… Continue reading Roasted Sweet Veggies with Minty Lime Bubbly Water

Dessert Pairing · Holiday Pairing · Winter Pairing

Peanut Butter Cinnamon Cookies with a Turmeric Thai Tea

The holidays are upon us. I’ve decided to make an effort to learn how to bake cookies this year. So I started my holiday baking by looking up different peanut butter cookie recipes. But having just peanut butter cookies didn’t seem to enough. I invited my friend Krystle and together we put our heads together… Continue reading Peanut Butter Cinnamon Cookies with a Turmeric Thai Tea

comfort food · fall pairing · Holiday Pairing

After Thanksgiving Turkey Sandwich

After the craziness of Thanksgiving, I’m always looking for new ways to eat my leftovers. This week, I figured something simple would be good. Turkey sandwiches are a great after Thanksgiving lunch. I’m pairing mine with a sparkling pomegranate and apple juice, but a dry white wine would also be good. The Food: What you’ll… Continue reading After Thanksgiving Turkey Sandwich

Dessert Pairing · fall pairing · Holiday Pairing · Uncategorized

Pumpkin Juice with Pumpkin Cookies

Happy Halloween! If you haven’t decided yet on how you’re going to celebrate, why not go with a pumpkin dessert pairing? Okay, I might have gone a little overboard the pumpkin this year, but I swear it’s well worth it. The Drink:  Inspired by the Harry Potter books, I decided to try making a version… Continue reading Pumpkin Juice with Pumpkin Cookies