Last Look at Summer with Pagos de Galir

Last Look at Summer with Pagos de Galir

Debbie And boom it’s November! I can’t believe how fast time flies sometimes. As crazy as the summer has been the fall is a time of winding down. The restaurant is only open weekends and I can focus on my wine and get back to the gym among other activities. I look...
Navarra Wines Perfect for all Seasons

Navarra Wines Perfect for all Seasons

Debbie Recently I have really begun to have a thing for wines from Spain. Not one particular region, as all are different and special. Wines from the Navarra region are perfect for all seasons and occasions. Located in the northern part of Spain between the Pyrenees...
Why You Need to Drink Garnacha from Cariñena

Why You Need to Drink Garnacha from Cariñena

Garnacha also called Grenache is the oldest and most widely planted red grape variety in the world. We know it as a wine from Spain, but it’s also grown in France, California and Australia. Garnacha is one of the world’s most planted grape and very undervalued....
Pickling with Paniza

Pickling with Paniza

spanish wines When one plants a garden they can expect to give up a day to pickle the bounty of cucumbers they have before they rot. That is exactly what I did one day with the help of Paniza 2015 Cariñena from Bodegas Paniza in Spain. You always need a little help...
Pairing Steak with Tempranillo

Pairing Steak with Tempranillo

Many times when you grill your steak you think of opening up a Cabernet Sauvignon or similar wine but there are many other red wines that go quite well with steak, especially grilled steak in the summer. Tempranillo from Spain is one of them.  Recently we grilled a...