Apr 17, 2014

Perfect Combinations: Wine and Cheese Glossary

At times we go out and skip the usual beer and tequila, and instead opt for more sophisticated nights out with friends. What better way to show off sophistication than having a wine and cheese tasting party? Impress your friends and get that vibe of elegance and maturity about you by serving fruity Merlot with the tangy bite of herbed cheese, or the sweet Moscato with that sexy and spicy Pepper Jack cheese. Whatever strikes your fancy, you just can't go wrong with this.

For those who are at a bit of a loss with regards to which type of wine pairs well with which kind of cheese perfectly like peanut butter and jelly, at the end of this post is a lovely little guide to how to match these yummies together courtesy of Cabot, a well-known company that sells high-grade dairy products made lovingly by farm owners in New York and New England.They have been serving customers since 1915, and are well known for their sharp Cheddar, absolutely gorgeous Greek-style Yogurt and premium churned butter among others.

Their award-winning products are sure to win you over, and you will be able to help 1,200 farming families by supporting their goods.

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Dec 11, 2013

For the Love of Holiday Cheers

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It's the season for cozy parties, hot mugs of chocolate and nostalgic songs around the beautifully adorned trees in our homes. With the modern trends taking over our traditional solemn Christmas celebrations, we have taken the celebrations to the next level with lively music, ravenous parties and of course, booze. While many health buffs often turn their noses up with social drinking, I have reasons to believe that drinking wine and a bit of liquor can be good for us, if taken in generous moderation.

The stress that our career-driven lives have brought us can be nerve-wrecking, and sometimes a glass or two of that sparkling champagne or a tequila shot can help calm our nerves. The calming effect of alcohol sometimes makes for a good flow of conversations, a handful of smiles, and a good dose of laughter that fills the room. More than that, most wines guarantee a nice amount of antioxidants as well. I'm pretty sure there are lots more reasons and benefits to drinking, but those are good enough for me.

We used to buy wines and liquor from the mall, as well as from cellars around the metro, but I found that if we buy wine online from a trusted seller, we get better deals without compromising on taste and quality. It's all about the company background, so do your research on the best deals around your area and find one that works for you.