Rittenhouse Row Spring Preview Party

Excited to be attending and judging some cocktails at The Rittenhouse Row 2015 Spring Festival Preview Party on April 16th, featuring cuisine from Rittenhouse Row’s best restaurants, cocktails from their best bartenders and a silent auction with Rittenhouse Row experiences and merchandise Participating bars and restaurants include: 1925 Cocktail Lounge, a. Bar, a. Kitchen, Ben & Jerry’s, Butcher … Continue reading

Philadelphia Magazine Wine and Food 2015

Its back!! One of the biggest wine and food festivals in Philadelphia. You don’t want to miss over 650 samplings of exclusive wines from around the world, Cuisine from Philadelphia’s most popular restaurants. Local vendors will showcase their latest products an on-site Fine Wine & Good Spirits store. This year’s event will be held May 6th … Continue reading

Grape Adventure “Wine and Food Festival”

Six Flags Great Adventure to Host Fifth-Annual ‘Grape Adventure’ Wine and Food Festival What:        The region’s most unique wine festival, Six Flags Grape Adventure, offers guests a special opportunity to sample local wines, food and gifts partnered with a V.I.P. safari experience that includes giraffe feeding Nov. 8 and 9, 2014. The festival features … Continue reading

Pinot Boutique Soiree

A couple of weeks ago I was invited to a Soiree at  one of the hottest little shops here in Philly called Pinot Boutique.  If you’re a wine lover and love all things wine, this little shop has everything from wine tasting to attire. It’s a one stop shop. The owner of Pinot Boutique, Dan aka Dan the … Continue reading

Cherry Cordial Cocktail

Valentine’s day is fast approaching. The hubby and I always do something fun at home.  We cook a nice dinner and enjoy it after the kiddies go to bed.  Usually we have some champagne or wine. But I think this year we will be enjoying some cherry cordial cocktails that the hubby made.  I went … Continue reading

Mionetto Prosecco Brut

Did someone say Prosecco?? Well New Years is right around the corner and Champagne sales go through the roof.  There are so many delicious champagnes to choose from.  If you haven’t had a prosecco yet, its a must try in my book.  I received a holiday care package from Mionetto Prosecco Brut and I wanted … Continue reading

WMCN The Dawn Show

Last week I had the pleasure of being on Dawn Stensland-Mente’s “The Dawn Show”.  It was such a great time.  I had 3 of my dishes presented: a Pesto appetizer, Salmon with a Island Salad, and a Trifle. The beer was provided by Yards Brewery and Wine provided by Turdo Vineyards.  Here are the clips to the show and the recipes … Continue reading

The Great Chef’s Event

Where do I even begin with such an amazing event?  I will keep this short and sweet and to what was most important.  I’m truly honored to have been a part of this event. The Great Chefs event is to help stop childhood cancer; hosted by Alex’s Lemonade and Vetri Foundation.  I think the highlight of this … Continue reading

2013 Atlantic City Food and Wine

Its back Atlantic City Food and Wine Festival’s fifth annual celebration, beginning Thursday, July 25, with events taking place throughout the weekend. The four-day culinary and sprits festival, which sells-out annually and is the leading food and wine festival in the market,  will feature a star-studded roster of the world’s most renowned culinary experts and … Continue reading

Vinturi White Wine Aerator Giveaway!

Here comes a fun giveaway to all my wine lovers out there, or if you know someone that loves wine you could win this fun Aerator from Vinturi.  After using this product from Vinturi I fell in love with Aerators.  It really does give your wine a different taste and brings out the aromas.  Its a … Continue reading