Archives: wine

White Sangria

September 1, 2011 | By andrea | Comments Off on White Sangria | Filed in: Beverages, Cocktails, Mexican, Recipes.

Sangria, like most things, can either be really bad or really good. This peachy-flavored recipe for White Sangria is definitely in the really good category! It’s delicious, refreshing and super easy to make. I chose a bottle of Red Cliffe Sauvignon Blanc (under $10 at Trader Joe’s), and used triple sec for the orange liqueur. • Read More »

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Beef Bourguignon (aka beef stew with a lot of red wine)

November 15, 2008 | By andrea | 1 Comment | Filed in: Beef, French, Main Dish, Recipes, Soup/Stew.

Husband loves meat, especially meat mixed with wine. It must be some kind of man thing. Anyway, for Husband’s birthday recently I wanted to make him a hearty meal that I know he would love. I decided on Beef Bourguignon (pronounced boor-gee-nyawn). Basically, it’s just beef stew cooked with a boat load of red wine. Meaty, • Read More »

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