Archive for Food and Wine

Pumpkin ‘n Kin

Oct 21, 2010 5 Comments

Pumpkin & Squash – so versatile & so tasty. Favorites include Pumpkin Pie, Pumpkin Scones, Roasted Squash, in soups, stews, casseroles. Your options are limitless

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Oct 14, 2010 4 Comments

Oktoberfest is celebrated at almost every German restaurant. We visited one of our favorite German eateries, in New York’s Catskill mountains for an Oktoberfest feast.

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Mushrooms – the great all rounder

Oct 06, 2010 3 Comments

Mix & match your mushrooms. They all work well together, as well as solo. There are so many different varieties of mushrooms from which to choose, each with its particular taste profile. From meaty Portobellos, rich shiitakes, complex chanterelles, mild enokis…

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The Weather Calls for Soup

Sep 29, 2010 No Comments

It’s amazing what a satisfying dinner soup can make, especially when served with crusty bread and a salad. Extremely nourishing. Economical too. Try this fantastic French Onion Soup, you won’t be disappointed.

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Homemade Pizza Is Heaven

Sep 22, 2010 2 Comments

In your quest for that perfect Pizza, look no further – you’ve arrived with Pizzas made in heaven.

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An Apple a Day…In Any Way

Sep 15, 2010 5 Comments

Apples-crisp, delicious, many varieties & so versatile with sweet & savory concoctions. Favorites include apple pie, cider, pork and apple pairings etc

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Good tips – you learn something new everyday!

Sep 10, 2010 3 Comments

It doesn’t matter whether you’re a girl or guy, single, dating, in a relationship or married – these money, time and energy saving tips are just perfect for everyone.

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The Big Easy to Eat

Sep 09, 2010 9 Comments

With Creole & Cajun food dominant, Rampart Street & the French Market Place in New Orleans is where to start.

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For the Love of Puerto Rican Cuisine – Part 2

Sep 01, 2010 4 Comments

True Puerto Rican cuisine is an art. Here Victor shares his love affair both romantically & gastronomically through his recounting of delectable Puerto Rican cuisine

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For the Love of Puerto Rican Cuisine – Part 1

Aug 26, 2010 15 Comments

Victor shares his love affair both romantically and gastronomically through his recounting of delectable Puerto Rican cuisine

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An Aussie Icon – Pumpkin Scones

Aug 19, 2010 28 Comments

Pumpkin Scones using a tried & tested recipe thanks to the Country Women’s Association. Jan provides variations on the theme & there’s a laugh in there too.

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Victor’s Passion and Phyllis’ Titillation

Aug 19, 2010 3 Comments

Tweet You might have seen the magnificent culinary tour of Italy that was a HUGE blog post a few days ago and that featured the gorgeous photos by the one and only Bill Brady. In case you didn’t and so this post makes even more sense to you, please take a quick squizz at it […]

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A Regional Taste of Italy

Aug 17, 2010 7 Comments

Mouth watering photographs by Bill Brady, delicious descriptions from Victor Ribaudo depicting various regions of Italy by its food and recipes to die for

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Bill Brady’s fabulous Food imagery now here

Aug 11, 2010 No Comments

Bill Brady’s Photography is simply stunning imagery that makes you want to reach out and EAT what you are seeing. Each week join us on a journey of food discovery as you’ve never seen before…

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6 Ways to Save on Your Dinner Date

Aug 03, 2010 No Comments

Tweet This is a guest post written by Tom Tessin.  He runs FindCashBackCards, a savings blog site helping those save with just about every purchase you make! Dates can be rather expensive.  Whether you’re going to go on a date with someone for the first time, or for the 40th time, I wanted to give […]

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Sourtoe Cocktails – to die for?

Jul 31, 2010 1 Comment

Tweet Earlier this week we had the delightful Sex on the Beach cocktail dissected enough so we could all make this cocktail till the cows came home. Well now, I present to you another different cocktail. And I use the word different for a reason. Now, if you thought the people in the Yukon Territory […]

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Sex on the Beach always popular…

Jul 29, 2010 No Comments

I’m a cocktail girl from way back. With summer definitely here with a vengeance, there’s nothing more divine than a delectable cocktail with that significant other in your life

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God’s Pharmacy

Jan 28, 2010 No Comments

It is just so amazing the connections that have been made

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New Year’s Resolutions, good, better and best.

Jan 02, 2010 3 Comments

What are the most interesting, the funniest, the ‘best’ and the most practical New Year’s Resolutions – and the one’s most likely to hold fast for the whole year!

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Jolly cocktails a la Sex and the City style

Dec 22, 2009 5 Comments

Sex and the City was all the rage for a number of reasons and none more so than the ever popular ‘cosmo’ cocktail.

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Wine the easy way especially before 1st June…

May 19, 2009 1 Comment

secure your first case of wine with a $10 discount

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