Another glass of red : Rubrato #aglianico

Our love and passion for red wines, tonight brought across an interesting glass of Aglianico.The one we are having tonight is called Rubrato and is a variety of this widely available grape in the Campania region, produced by the well known wine yards Feudi di San Gregorio, this particular one is from the part of the region called Irpinia. (Irpinia is a region of the Apennine Mountains around Avellino, a town in Campania, South Italy about 40 km east of Naples)....more

The ultimate homemade #burger!

Who doesn't like burgers? Well, we do. A lot!...more

How to Brew Lightly Sweetened Ice Tea

Start with a tea that is especially formulated for ice tea, like Luzianne or Red Diamond.While you can use other brands, you’ll have better luck with a tea that says, “Specially Blended for Ice Tea” on the package. I buy family sized tea bags, which make a quart of tea at a time. I normally make a half gallon {two bags} at a time because that is the size pitcher that I use. ...more

#Easter weekend, the drink : "Nero D'Avola" #wine

For our Easter Sunday drink we've chosen a Nero D'Avola/Syrah wine, with 14% Alcohol content. This dry Sicilian red offers aromas of ripe fruit and spice on the nose whilst on the palate you'll sense a medium body, with soft and thick tannins. Simply bold and delicious....more

A Much-Needed Morning Smoothie | Vitamin C Boost Recipe

According to Google, 1 medium-sized orange contains 70 milligrams of Vitamin C; a banana has about 10 milligrams; 1 cup of mango has approximately 60; and (surprisingly) a few handfuls of kale contain roughly 160 milligrams! If you're keeping up, that's a whopping 300 milligrams of Vitamin C in just this one itsy-bitsy smoothie.  ...more

Why Not Tea?


Organic Roasted #Chicken with potatoes,drinking #Cabernet Sauvignon from #Veneto

Dear friends, let's  be fair, Sunday nights are made for roasted dinners.For us a roast dinner usually calls for some organic, delicious, and juicy chicken. Tonight's dish has been in fact prepared using organic corn-fed chicken tights, seasoned with adobo, garlic paste, sweet paprika, black pepper, chilli flakes, and thyme. The chicken once seasoned has been placed on a bed of carrots, onions, and potatoes....more

Let a sip of Piedirosso DOC take you to the Island of Ischia

 Tonight's wine glass is indeed a tastefully Piedirosso DOC 2013 from the island of Ischia, in the bay of Naples in southern Italy.   ...more

5 Reasons Why I Drink Tea

KimberlyA.O'Nan Thank you Kim, great hearing from you! It's nice to connect with tea lovers all ...more