Join Francis Ford Coppola Winery and Food Network Kitchen For A Live Experience

I’ve always loved it when The Food Network does live shows. There’s nothing better than watching a chef cook as they answer questions from the viewers.  In case you didn’t know there’s a Food Network Kitchen app that’s available for download so that you can catch live and on demand cooking classes. That’s right, you can up your cooking game […]

Charming Cheese: Camembert & Coppola

Camembert and Coppola is the pairing for the evening. I’m making the Camembert Burger from the French Grill cookbook which will surely go down nicely with the Coppola Wine Diamond Red Blend that was inspired by Scarlett O’ Hara in Gone With The Wind. The aromas of violets, spices, and berries will be perfect with the cheese and grilled beef […]

Pompette Notes: Black Ink Rosé

Black Ink Wines are wines with a touch of attitude. Their wine is an ode to fantasy through arts and an elegance with edge celebrating tattoo culture. The winery recently released a new California produced rosé into their portfolio. The label on the bottle includes original artwork by Amy Nicoletto on TLC show, “LA Ink”. Winemaker’s notes: Nicely balanced acidity, […]

Weekly Menu: Baked Brie, Brushetta Pizza, Rosemary Fried Chicken, and Almond Rhubarb Tart

This week’s wine suggestion is the Sauvignon Blanc by Buena Vista Winery. This crisp wine is great for the summer. It has notes of herbs, lemon, and pepper. This affordable white wine can be used for a variety meals. Enjoy! Monday: Brushetta Pizza with Balsamic Vinegar on Just A Taste Tuesday: Grilled Grouper with Watermelon Salsa on MyRecipes.com Wednesday: Rosemary Fried Chicken […]