Monthly Archives: October 2016

Sparkling Wine Cocktails for the Holidays

It’s about that time to start thinking about the holidays, planning parties, meals, and of course, cocktails! My favorite libation is sparkling wine and I especially love to add seasonal flavors to spice things up! I chose my favorite brand of sparkling wine, Iron Horse Vineyards in Sebastopol, CA. Iron Horse is a small, family-owned […]

Good Eats at Culinary Arts Program at SRJC

I had the privilege of sitting down with Chef Jim Cason, the department Chair of the Culinary Arts Program at Santa Rosa Junior College in Sonoma County, CA. Chef Jim gave me a complete tour of the new culinary building and we chatted about what it’s like to be a chef in Sonoma, why food […]

Grow It, Preserve It, Spread It!

The pumpkin spice, cinnamon, scarf-wearing season is upon us. Our summer gardens have been harvested, and it’s about that time to make some preserves! Try some of these delicious preserves, created by some of our favorite food bloggers and chefs, that are sure to capture the essence of autumn. Maple Bourbon Apple Butter by Food […]