August 3, 2014

The “Bon Problème:” Is Climate Change Altering the Wines We Drink – and Getting Us Drunk Faster?

Wine Problems

French producers are calling it the “bon problème“– warmer temperatures that are increasing output in many traditional wine producing regions. But these warmer temperatures are also affecting grapes in ways that may have already fundamentally altered the nature of some wines. And not necessarily in positive ways. That’s the message of a well-written piece published yesterday by Gwynn Guilford on Qz.com. Read the rest of this entry »

July 15, 2013

I Made 15 Minute Berry Goat Cheese Tarts!

 

I’m a huge fan of  all things cheesecake, so I wanted to try to come up with a dessert that tasted as good but didn’t take all night to bake. Ta-da! I think I’m on to something with these simple berry goat cheese tarts.  Read the rest of this entry »

May 13, 2011

What’s your Wine of Choice?

Even if you don’t drink wine very often, you probably have a type that you prefer. For me, I really enjoy white Pinot Grigio, and I can’t stand most varieties of red. Rose is kind of my middle ground. I like that it’s sweet, but I don’t like the fact that it has such a low alcohol content. Which wine do you prefer? Vote after the jump!
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April 1, 2011

Final Four: (1) Strawberry vs. (5) Grapes

We have our Final Four!  Strawberry vs. Grape and Tomato vs. Banana!

Grape has been more than a Cinderella story in this year’s March Produce Madness. It’s defeated broccoli, apple and pumpkin. But now it’s facing strawberry. This spring berry has had no trouble against any fruit or veggie. Who will you vote for? Who should be the champ?

*The poll will be open until Monday, April 4 at 8:00 AM CST.

Need more information before you cast your vote? Check out our best strawberry and grape recipes below!
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