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Mulled Wine with Oranges, Cranberries, Cloves, & Cardamom

Also Read: Try One of These Fun Cocktails this Holiday Season Ingredients 1 bottle of red wine 1 cinnamon stick 3 cardamom pods 2 star anise 2 slices ginger 2 oranges 2 lemons 1 cup cranberries 1 cup sugar 2 cups apple cider or orange juice honey optional *For a stronger version, you could add a cup […]

Pace Yourself with a White Wine Spritzer

A white wine spritzer is one of the simplest cocktails you can make. Plus it helps you pace yourself and reduces your chances of…over-imbibing! Ingredients 3 ounces chilled white wine 1​ ounce ​cold club soda or perrier Garnish with a lime wedge 25+ Fun Family Games to Play This Season

3 Wines You’ll Love for Thanksgiving

Here are 3 wines that will complete your Thanskgiving dinner! Rocklin Ranch Pinot Noir This estate-bottled red features a spicy aroma with red cherries and cola. The palate highlights cherry and wild strawberry with hints of vanilla and cardamom. Savas Rose Not just for summer, this popular rosé from Bordeaux, France has aromas of fresh […]

‘Tis the Season: 25+ Festive Holiday Cocktails

Also: Check Out 35+ Fabulous Gifts…That Give Back  Here are a few of our staff’s favorite cocktails to get you feeling festive! 1. Moscow Mule or Dark & Stormy 2. Figtini 3. Herbal-Infused Champagne 4. Champagne Pomegranate Punch 5. Spiced Bourbon & Beer Maple Martini 6. Cranberry Mojito 7. Slow-Cooked Mulled Cider 8. Hot Buttered Rum 9. Expresso Martini   10. Dairy-Free Pumpkin Eggnog 11. Sidecar […]

North Fork Long Island

It's our wine country only a drive away ... and it is surprisingly great!

My Kind of Advent Calendar

I wish I’d seen this a little sooner, but heck, I can catch up. Virgin launched a boozy wine calendar this year. Now, this is my kind of calendar: Behind each window, you’ll find a large glass-sized bottle of boutique wine. They say you can expect the “best customer-rated wines” from around the globe, including 10 reds, 10 […]

It May Be Time To Venture Off The Beaten Path…

This homemade Italian food is fantastic. You will love the family feel of the restaurant as well!

The Capital Grille = A Class Act!

Warning- THE PHOTOS ATTACHED MAY BE DEEMED AS FOOD PORNOGRAPHY Happy First Day of Fall All, I am going to keep this brief and let the pictures speak for themselves. The Capital Grille located in the Roosevelt Field Mall Shopping Center is always a classy place to meet for after work cocktails and dinner. The […]

Kashi RVC

If you haven’t  been to Kashi for their amazing hibachi, then I urge you to do so immediately. I used to reserve hibachi for special occasions and have many, many pictures of my family sitting at the hibachi table with our talented chef performing miracles before our eyes. However, since Kashi opened here in town […]

Happy Hour On-the-Go!

Loving this wine tote with a pouring spout perfect for wine or your cocktail of choice for a beach day or a picnic! It discreetly holds a boxed wine (or cocktail) bag and is fully insulated. There’s enough room for cups, your wallet, and phone.  I only wish I’d discovered this earlier in the summer, but hey, […]

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