For better or for worse, the Feria de Jerez is a feast for the senses. Southern Spain’s beloved weeklong festival in mid-May looks like a colorful fashion show, sounds like a cacophonous symphony, and smells like fresh horse poop. Such a spectacle engages all walks of life, appealing to a mix of well-groomed businessmen, ragged […]
When it comes to pairing cheese with drinks, it’s easy to gravitate to the wine. No matter what type of cheese it is, there always seems to be a wine pairing. But what if we were to tell you that cheese pairs just as well — if not better — with beer? And no, not […]
Taurus – Lambrusco It’s about to get a bit crazy, Taurus. You’re about to have a lot on your plate and then other plates stacked on that plate with stuff on them, too. WHOA! It’s cool cuz this plethora of plates is filled with good vibes. Thing is, lovely Venus is in your decan, but in […]
Aries Please make sure your seatbelt is fastened and tray tables are up as we navigate a little bit of turbulence the first half of April. Mercury is in retrograde and the bumps will be good and not so good but the not so good is not so bad. Feel me? Career-wise, you need to […]
If a restaurant has a sommelier, it’s going to be a higher-end, chef-driven restaurant. Wine experts enthrall their guests with detailed advice on which wine to drink with which appetizer, entrée, and dessert. But when they’re not working, these oenophiles also enjoy the simpler things in life, including sweets and savories from the local 7-11. Because […]
There’s a simple rule when pairing wine and food: Pick a wine that is from the same place as the food is from. It’s easy to see why people would adhere to this received wisdom. What grows together goes together, and chefs and winemakers are intimately knowledgable with each others’ local products. But what about when that’s […]
Let’s just get one thing straight here – dry weddings are the absolute worst. As a transient resident of the self-proclaimed “Bible Belt,” it blows me away when I hear stories of old Georgia families hosting dry weddings.
Whether you’re five years old or 75 years old, everyone loves a good s’more. Bittersweet chocolate topped with gooey marshmallow wedged between two crunchy graham crackers — need we say more? In the same way s’mores are enjoyed by an array of audiences, they are also capable of being enjoyed nearly any time of year.
Aquarius You are basically on vacation, Aquarius. Your future is filled with streamlining strategies for your career. But because the majority of the planets are in the eastern sector of your chart, you should take this month to focus on home and family. You’ll have plenty of time to build your business life in the right […]