Let’s be honest, Book Club is really Wine Club, because even if you didn’t read the actual book, you can always read the wine labels while everyone else participates in a lively discussion. And there is nothing better to accompany that delicious spread of food wine than a Verdejo from Rueda. Here’s how you put it […]
Months before Molly Antopol’s debut collection of short stories The UnAmericans was published this past February, I began to hear buzz about her and her work. As I approached the book for a book club this past spring, I was a little nervous, as I’m so often disappointed by books that don’t live up to […]
I love hosting my book club. It gives me an excuse once a month to make a mix of delicious snacks to be enjoyed over wine and great conversation. I especially love summer book club, as it means it doesn’t take much to put together something delicious and refreshing.
A book focused on teens is not typically at the top of the list for an adult book club, but teens and adults alike have been fascinated by the world created by Suzanne Collins in The Hunger Games. My book club, curious about the hype surrounding The Hunger Games trilogy and the corresponding movies, recently […]
Today I’m kicking-off a new monthly series, Book Club Wine Pairings, in which I’ll select one of my favorite books and pair it with a great wine. Drinking wine and discussing books are two of my favorite pastimes — in fact, it was my post-college book club that got me into wine in the first […]