End-of-Year Stuffed Bell Peppers

Time to take a break from Mexico City recaps for a few days of Christmas festivities, an end-of-year post and a glass of 2013 Cultivar Oak Knoll Cabernet Franc. Ryan and I celebrated Christmas by opening our gifts to each other on Christmas Eve, spending Christmas day at his mom’s house, and finishing off the […]

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Saturday Swig #24 – Mexican Beers for Cinco de Mayo!

Tomorrow is Cinco de Mayo. In celebration, we are having guacamole and drinking beers from Mexican brewer Cuauht√©moc Moctezuma Brewery. Hooray for avocado sales at Costco and beers for sampling! The four Mexican beers we tried were Bohemia, Indio, Tecate and Tecate Light. We’ve had plenty of Tecate before, so the only new-to-us beers were […]

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Saturday Swig #23 – Blueberry Mint Julep

While I did not win the trip to Chile, all finalists did receive a bag full of Chilean goodies. One of those items – 100% Pure Blueberry Juice from Tamaya Gourmet. After a quick search online for ideas on a cocktail to try with blueberries or blueberry juice, I decided on doing my own version […]

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