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Our Six Chairs At The Table dinner this past month was wonderful. We focused on lesser used meats like lamb and duck, so I wanted to create a savory and soothing cocktail that would start the night off right. This …

Happy New Year Folks! With the holidays past us and the craziness calmed, we wanted to focus on new endeavors and new goals for this year. With the success of our first two test kitchens in the fall of 2015, …

Hello Folks! Recently, I was standing in my kitchen over a sizzling pan trying out a new recipe and I got to thinking, “Why am I doing this all by myself?” There I was, trying a new recipe and making myself …

Hello Folks! We are fast approaching a few major holidays, but rather than focusing on Valentine’s Day I wanted to go ahead and talk about that other holiday, Presidents Day. Full disclosure: I am huge American History nerd, especially when …

Hello Folks! Halloween is here and for many of us it is a night of reliving our childhood fantasies of dressing up in crazy costumes – except now we get to drink while we do that. The results can vary, …

Hello Folks – Happy 4th of July weekend! There is a great deal to look forward to over the next few days.  BBQs, hitting up the beach, spending time with friends and loved ones, and of course fireworks! I wanted …

Spring is here! The sun is staying out later, the weather is getting warmer, and the evening adventures are getting longer. All of these things lead to one of my favorite activities: brunch! Now with the arrival of spring our …

Now that the sun is staying in the sky later into the evening, it’s exciting to be back in the kitchen again! With the clocks springing forward, I thought it would be best to step away from liquid libations for …

Well February is here and Valentines Day is fast approaching! There are many ways to celebrate this holiday: A great night out on the town, a special trip, even some grand romantic gesture. But over the past few years, I …

Happy New Year Folks! So, 2014 has begun and I hope it’s starting off wonderfully for all of you. With the start of a new year, we all inevitably attempt to change some of our habits, particularly around the portions of our …