Monthly Archives: October 2013

Halloween Themed Wine Bottles

Halloween is here! Why not make some last minute decorations? Woman’sDay gives us 5 creative ideas to turn your old wine bottles into spooky Halloween decorations. http://www.womansday.com/home/craft-ideas/5-spooktacular-wine-bottle-crafts-111689 Advertisements

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Food and Beer Pairings

Earlier in the week, we featured a post on food and wine pairings. However, wine is not the only beverage you can pair your food with.  Brew Monkey gives us insight on which types of beers go well with what … Continue reading

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Oktoberfest!

October is an important month for beer because of OKTOBERFEST! LA Oktoberfest takes place this weekend. More information can be found on their website: http://www.laoktoberfest.com/index.html This blog post by Beer Advocate also gives us some insight on the origins of this … Continue reading

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Food and Wine Pairings

Which foods go with which wines? Wine Folley provides us with useful charts to remember how to pair our food and wine! http://winefolly.com/tutorial/basic-wine-and-food-pairing-chart/

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Shaking Cocktails!

Shaking your cocktails to create the perfect mix can be more difficult than it seems. About.com gives us step-by-step instructions on creating the perfectly shaken cocktail. http://cocktails.about.com/od/mixology/ht/bsc_shk.htm    

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Halloween Cocktails!

October is the month of many things: Fall, spices, pumpkins, candles, but most importantly: HALLOWEEN! We present to you this post from Real Simple with 7 Halloween-themed cocktails to enjoy throughout the month! Which one will you try first? http://www.realsimple.com/food-recipes/recipe-collections-favorites/seasonal/spooky-halloween-cocktail-00000000043104/index.html

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Moscato

  This post by Culture Press Release gives us some history behind this delicious dessert wine. http://culturepressreleases.com/moscato-wine-history-and-taste-of-moscato-wine/

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