European Grapes and Their Old American Roots

Europe has been making wine for centuries. In fact wine making goes all the way back to the Roman period and the Romans spread their wine making to just about every land they conquered. Though, the wine industry was almost lost in the 1800’s. Thanks to a little aphid-like bug called the phylloxeras. (Image from … More European Grapes and Their Old American Roots

Pumpkin Pie Martini

Lately I’ve really been getting into seasonal drinks. It’s always this time of the year when I really start craving something more festive. I think most people do. As that one Christmas song (gasp, I said it and Halloween isn’t even here yet) goes, “It’s the most wonderful time of the year,” and it is. … More Pumpkin Pie Martini