beans never sounded better
I like black currants
I like white currants
HOT SAUCE! too many to even fathom
produce from the market
Merlot has been given a bad rap as of late but there is no denying that it is making a resurgence.
The 07 Peller Estates Private Reserve Merlot, is easy to drink and at around $12 its easy on the wallet.
Lots of fruit, subtle chocolate and very approachable tannins.
If you’re not into tannic Bordeaux style varieties this is a great alternative
My Mini Peller Barrel
We recently had a private wine makers dinner with Stephanie Leinemann and I got the opportunity to get an autograph.
Cured meats greet you as you come through the door
RT excited for some serious pie
Cheese just hanging in the middle of the room
duck liver pate to start with caped goose berry compote
our choice for pie was the boar sausage and fennel
this is how they do it
billards in the barn
the picnic table before dinner
popcorn buckets for wine chillers …. GENIOUS!!!
A pic with the whole group
Our Camp sight at Canyon Ranch Vineyard
Mingling with the guests in the party barn
some serious competition in the party barn
This trip was awesome. It didnt get much more serious then this. But the food and wine kept getting better.
Melon Gelee Cherry Compote, Strawberry Sorbet, blackberry coulis, lola canola bees polan, peppermint syrup and fresh mint
Truffle Bacon Popcorn Never looked so good