Category Archives: Special Occasions

Perfect Mulled Wine


How about a nice mulled wine for the holiday season? It's yummy and warming! Here's a recipe for 12 servings. Ingredients:
  • 2 unwaxed oranges
  • 1 lemon, peel only
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 5 cloves, plus extra for garnish
  • 5 cardamom pods, bruised
  • 1 cinnamon stick
  • A pinch of freshly grated nutmeg
  • 2 bottles of fruity, unoaked red wine
  • 3/4 cup ginger wine
  1. Peel and juice...

Holiday Wines

  Winter is here; it's the time to think about holiday wines. Also check out the Gift Guide for a wonderful selection of gifts for your family and friends. My perfect pairing picks for all your celebrations this year: 1. Semi-Seco Sparkling 2. Homage Pinot Grigio 3. Homage Lot 24 4....

Turkey and Wine Pairing

This time of year the question always comes up; what wine pairs well with Turkey? The good news is there is no correct answer. Turkey pairs well with red wine or white wine depending on what you and your guests like. Turkey is adaptable and...