Throwing a last minute holiday party? During the busy holiday season it can seem overwhelming to throw together a party or be ready for family and friends to pop by, but by keeping these four party essentials handy you will be ready for anything! Read more
We’ve recently shared several tales of mentorship as part of our film series with Interview Magazine. There’s one more special mentoring relationship we’re especially excited to share: A story of professional growth and friendship that’s evolved over more than a decade between our winemaker Elizabeth Grant-Douglas and general manager, Lacy Procopenko. Read more
If you’re anything like me or my mother, you have a whole lot of wine corks lying around your house and not a whole lot of things to do with them. Since the holidays are here, we thought it would be fun to make some Christmas tree ornaments! Read more
Many of us will be attending Ugly Sweater Christmas parties and while these sweaters may be tacky and silly you have to admit they are also fun. This season so many different companies are making ugly sweaters, there are plenty of great choices out there. Read more
In many parts of Italy, Christmas Eve is traditionally a partial fast, during which no meat should be served or consumed. But just like the Italians I have come to know and love, many Italians now know this day as one of feasting, not fasting. Feasting on seven different types of delicious seafood, to be exact.
Succulent shrimp and a tangy cocktail sauce in an easy-to-eat package perfect for your upcoming holiday cocktail party. Part of our reimagined version of the Feast of the Seven Fishes—an Italian Christmas Eve tradition. But you don’t have to be Italian, or even celebrate Christmas to enjoy this sumptuous spread! Read more
To me, choosing the appetizer menu for a festive cocktail party means finding recipes that give you the biggest impact for the least amount of work. After all, when you’re cooking for a crowd time is not always on your side! In this installment of our Feast of the Seven Fishes cocktail party series, Nicole from Simply Catering shares with us a delicious twist on Clams Casino that delivers the “wow” factor in spades. Read more
Nicole from Simply Catering and I have had a blast sharing some reimagined cocktail party recipes for the traditional Italian Feast of the Seven Fishes, and I think it’s time for a dip. Every good cocktail party needs a tasty dip, right?! Read more