This Smokin’ Spanish Shrimp makes for one garlicky, smokey shrimp dish. You will want lots of bread to daub up any remaining sauce! Continue reading “Smokin’ Spanish Shrimp”
How is it that potatoes, onions and eggs taste so good? This Spanish Tortilla works as an appetizer, tapa, side or star of a brunch. Continue reading “Spanish Tortilla (Potato Omelette)”
Pimentón Pork bites are infused with garlic and Spanish smoked paprika and grilled on a skewer. Serve with a side of garlic, pepper sauce and it makes for a smokey, tasty tapa. Continue reading “Spanish Pimentón Pork with Mojo Picón”
Wine Aroma Wheel and charts courtesy of Wine Folly. Click to enlarge.
Original Source: Wine Aroma Wheel by Wine Folly
Wine Profiles of Popular Varietals
The following charts indicate what you would expect to find as far a flavor in some of the most popular wine varietals. (Click to enlarge). Use this to compare what you are finding against the classic profile for that wine.
Original Source: Flavor Profiles of White Wines | Wine Folly
Original Source: Wine Flavor Profiles of Red Wines | Wine Folly
Wine Descriptions and What They Mean
Use this chart to help find the correct descriptors for aromas, flavours, textures and styles of the wine you are tasting. (Click to enlarge).
Original Source: Guide to Over 120 Wine Descriptors
Adding a touch of curry to the dressing on this Curried Carrot Salad really kicks it up a notch. Healthy, easy, yummy -what’s not to like? Continue reading “Curried Carrot Salad”
Fresh baby herbs from your garden will take this Spring Herb Quiche up a notch above the ho hum. Continue reading “Spring Herb Quiche”
I was in a hurry to make some quiches one day and decided to make this Food Processor Pie Crust. It was easy peasy and tasted great! Continue reading “Food Processor Pie Crust”
This Vintage release features some great values from Spain and a selection of International Cool Climate Chardonnays. Continue reading “Wine Picks LCBO Release July 8, 2017”
Getting to know one of Canada’s developing wine regions can be a lot of fun. There are currently 35 wineries listed on the Prince Edward County (PEC) Wine Tour Map. Here are four recommendations to pass a very pleasant afternoon wine tasting in ‘The County’. Continue reading “An Afternoon of Wine Tasting in Prince Edward County”