#TBT Red Blend

This is yet another wine that we got from Club W: the 2015 #TBT Red Blend. The bottle reads: Throw it back with #TBT – to last year’s sun-soaked summer days, that unforgettable camping trip with your best friends, and the halcyon days of your carefree youth.  #TBT drinks easy and California-breezy, so pour a…

Alchymist Noir Red Blend and Vegan Chocolate Truffles

Wow, I haven’t had a Wine or Recipe post in quite some time!  So I am really excited to share this post with you. I will start with the wine.  This is the 2014 Alcyhmist Noir Red Blend from Paso Robles, California. This is a full bodied wine that has a little bit of earthiness…

La Muleta Garnacha

“Very bold, full-bodied, dark and dangerous, this classic Spanish red comes with a spicy attack.” “Using a combination of both modern technology and traditional methods from the historical winemaking region of Jumilla, La Muleta’s flavors portray an authentic Spanish style with the perfect balance of fresh fruit and a little funkiness.  It draws you in…

One From the Quiver – Malbec

Club W sends little cards with the wine that describes it.  So here we go: “This is rich, classic Malbec; like everything from Argentina, it goes best with steak.”  Therefore, the recipe that they have that would go well with the wine is a Pappardelle & Beef Ragu.  Obviously, being vegetarian I will not be…

New Wine Endeavors

We recently signed up for Club W so that we could try all kinds of new wine.  So far, we have not gotten a bad one!  It’s been a ton of fun and my palette for dry wines is being developed. The first wine we tried was Cowtown.  It is a merlot that is made…