Wine me, dine me

There are different kinds of wine dinners. First, you have the sponsored wine dinner. It’s a mutually beneficial event for both restaurant and winery. The wine brand will supply the wine at a reduced rate, maybe kick in a bit for advertising, and bring along a wine maker or brand ambassador to talk to the…

Grandma’s Recipes

My Gran is outstanding, but she’s not really a cook. She’s 94 years old, and still kicking away death or even suggestions that she’s too old for anything. When I try to list the things she taught me, I find myself not thinking of domestic tasks, but about afternoons wandering her garden in Ivanhoe, squishing…