Food and Wine
Did you know that CRN’s own Larry Van Aalst served as a mentor to Kosta Browne Winery founder and executive winemaker Michael Browne?
The Blue Star Restaurant in Colorado Springs, Colorado known for fine dining, great chefs, wines and a fantastic bar, wanted to help increase business on one of their slowest nights of the week. So the brain trusts came up with the idea of scheduling 10 Wednesday evening Passport Wine Dinners, one per month for the […]
A new “must-do” for visitors to Sydney, who enjoy diverse and stunning scenery, small artisan producers and boutique hotels, quaint cafes, delectable seafood, and amazing wines, the Shoalhaven is coming into its own.
It’s Springtime and love is in the air. This is the season when flowers bloom with vibrancy, vegetation thrives, trees bare new fruit and the sun is bright, high in the sky. Days are longer and it’s a time for gathering with friends and family.
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 winery at their new tasting […]
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- […]
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 for this fun, informative and interesting series […]
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 right. A Beer Flo Beer Floats […]
The much awaited McRib sandwich has come to immense popularity since its introduction to the McDonald’s menu in 1981. Having never completely understood why it has received such a cult-like following, it’s taken me some thirty years and a bottle of Zin to give it a try. If you’ve never heard of it before, it’s […]