Category Archives: Food and Wine

Romantic Wines and Getaways

On a recent holiday trip to Sonoma, I discovered some really stellar and noteworthy wines.  Our group did a tour of some of the wineries and vineyard stops that make California’s wine country the perfect stop for a romantic holiday trip. Williams Seylem Our first stop was to Williams Seylem...
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Chef Piero’s Polpette Di Carne

1 lb Ground Beef 1 lb Ground Pork 2 cups Ricotta Cheese ½ cup Parmesan Cheese 1 ½ tsp Nutmeg 1 tsp Kosher Salt 2 Eggs ½ cup Pancetta- minced About 1 cup of flour for patties About ¼ cup of olive oil for sauce and searing patties For the Sauce: 6 Cloves of Garlic- minced 1 cup Fry Vineyard’s...
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The Concierge Insider: Yountville, California

The first in a new series, “The Concierge Insider”, is a behind-the-scenes look into the lives and secrets of some great concierges in marvelous locations. Each guest concierge featured will give us insider tips into their own locate, plus some highlights and anecdotes of their career. Join me...
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The Beer Dessert

Alright, so I know Valentine’s Day is right around the corner and you're stressing out about what to do for your lady (or man)! You've cooked a nice romantic meal and you don't bake... Not to worry though because I've got a great dessert idea to end your evening just...
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