Seared Pork Chop & Mushroom Madeira Sauce (w/ wine pairings)

Before I get into the recipe, I have to give a quick apology to one of my followers, Kevin V. I made this dish well over a month ago and posted it on Instagram… He requested the recipe and I just didn’t have the time to get it done. Sorry man, hopefully it’s better lateContinue reading “Seared Pork Chop & Mushroom Madeira Sauce (w/ wine pairings)”

Wine Review – 2013 Camino de Navaherreros by Bernabeleva

Over the past year I have really developed a deep-seated love for Spanish wines. It could be because I spent time there at the beginning of 2014, visiting with some of the top winemakers in the country, or it could simply be that I’m finally tasting the right Spanish wines. When most people think ofContinue reading “Wine Review – 2013 Camino de Navaherreros by Bernabeleva”

Wine Review – 2012 Hardin Napa Cabernet Sauvignon

Well, the weather is starting to turn and with it most people’s palate… As the temperatures drop wine drinkers en masse set aside their rosés and crisp whites and move into the realm of big reds. With that being the case I figured that a Cabernet Sauvignon from Napa would be a perfect direction to take myContinue reading “Wine Review – 2012 Hardin Napa Cabernet Sauvignon”

A Play on Sausage & Peppers (w/ wine pairings)

The other day I was tasting some wines with a couple of friends, and one of them pulled out a Tupperware container filled with a dinner that his wife packed for him (aw, how cute). He heated it up and started eating away, and it smelled absolutely delicious. So of course I asked the obvious question, “HeyContinue reading “A Play on Sausage & Peppers (w/ wine pairings)”