Archive for June, 2012

Espresso

Wednesday, June 27th, 2012
Espresso   ©Erin Gennow

Espresso ©Erin Gennow

Here’s a cute, little print of an original hand-painted watercolor illustration. This illustration showcases an Italian espresso.

There’s nothing like a sweet, creamy, smooth Italian espresso for a little pick-me-up.

If you wish to purchase a print of this illustration click here:  Espresso

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Cook Veggies Ahead of Time

Tuesday, June 26th, 2012
Roasted Carrots

Roasted Carrots

Tuesday Tip

Cook Veggies Ahead

I will often cook up a bunch of veggies ahead of time, either on the weekend, or if I already have the oven on. This is helpful in a few ways.
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Palmiers, Sweet and Savory

Saturday, June 23rd, 2012
Blackstick Blue Cheese Palmier

Blackstick Blue Cheese Palmier

Palmiers, Sweet and Savory

These little treats are fun for many occasions.  The possibilities for flavors and varieties are endless.  Simple cinnamon and sugar filling is wonderful too!
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Mixed Greens with Raspberries and Pecans

Thursday, June 21st, 2012
Mixed Greens with Red Raspberries and Pecans

Mixed Greens with Red Raspberries and Pecans

Mixed Greens with Raspberries and Pecans

Here is a simple green salad with sweet, summer raspberries and crunchy, toasted pecans.
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Cakebread’s 2007 Dancing Bear

Wednesday, June 20th, 2012
2007 Dancing Bear Ranch Cabernet Sauvignon

2007 Dancing Bear Ranch Cabernet Sauvignon

Wednesday Wine Review

Cakebread Cellars 2007 Dancing Bear Ranch Cabernet Sauvignon

Howell Mountain

Composed of 80% Cabernet Sauvignon, 13% Merlot, and 7% Cabernet Franc, this big red wine has flavors of dark chocolate, cherry jam, and a hint of clove spice, all balanced out by light undertones of vanilla and honey.
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