“Thirsty Thursday”

Thirsty Thursday: It’s the little things

Wine: Sutter Home – White Merlot Food: n/a just for sipping! Occasion: A little R&R This week I find myself in Vero Beach, Florida… cat sitting. Having the job I have (some weeks more than others) allows me to work remotely from different locations. I could easily work from Starbucks 10 minutes from my home […]

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Thirsty Thursday: Some Words for Thought

My sister-in-law gave me a Page-A-Day Calendar for Christmas this year. The theme of the calendar is “Wine Lovers.” Perfect for me, right? It’s great because every day there is something new to read between pairings, quotes, and just fun. I thought I’d share this fun “fact.”

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Thirsty Thursday: Bringing in the New Year!

Wine:  Razz Bear Ease Food:  Pretzel M&M’s Occasion: Happy New Year! Why do we drink wine? Well, I drink wine because I enjoy the flavor. I enjoy how it has the ability to change the flavor depending on what is it consumed with. I love that it helps me relax. It is great that you […]

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Thirsty Thursday: Sweet as Candy

Wine:  Sutter Home Pink Moscato Food:  Mmmm Chocolate Occasion:   Homemade Chocolates for Christmas Home for the holidays. For the past few years, my mom has made homemade chocolates. Usually I say nothing is sweeter than snacking on homemade goodies made by your mother, but we opened this bottle of wine after dinner today, and […]

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Thirsty Thursday: Taking Chances

Wine: That’s a Really Good Question! Food: Finnigan’s Wake – America’s Legendary Irish Pub Occasion: Cabaret Red Light’s Nutcracker – A Fairy Tale for Adults Sometimes taking chances is hard to do. My husband and I took a chance and ordered tickets to see Cabaret Red Light’s Nutcracker – A Fairy Tale for Adults.  Yep, it’s exactly […]

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Thirsty Thursday: Dancing with the Devil in the Pale Moonlight

Wine: Dancing Bull White Chardonnay Food: Collegeville Movie Tavern Occasion: Retro *Spontaneous* Date Night – Holy Random Batman! Currently our kitchen is in the throws of being remodeled. That being said, I’ve been cooking in the almost dark since Thanksgiving because we removed our ceiling light to be replaced. Unfortunately we have not been able to find a […]

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“Thirsty Thursday:” A Philadelphian Tradition

Wine: Folonari Pinot Grigio Food: Chickie’s & Pete’s Crab House and Sports Bar Occasion: Happy Hour! First thing first, Happy Thanksgiving! Last Thursday we highlighted some delicious holiday foods and wines, so today I am taking it back a few notches to one wine with a delicious pairing.

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“Thirsty Thursday:” A Pre-Thanksgiving Feast

Wine: Funky Llama Pinot Grigio, Bodega Tintoralba Garnacha Tintorera, Manatawny Creek’s Razz Bear Ease Food: Thanksgiving Dinner Occasion: Large Gathering with the intent to taste food and drink wine! I have some amazing friends that live nearby. Besides the fact they have an adorable dog, they own a beautiful house, and to top it off they got […]

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“Thirsty Thursday:” Barefoot Pinot Grigio

Wine: Barefoot Pinot Grigio Food: Greek Occasion: Double Date Night! BYOB Every week on Wednesday, I receive an e-mail with discount rates for things to do in the area. This week I lucked out and stumbled across really cheap tickets to go see Joel McHale (one of my favorite comedians!). The event was over two […]

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“Thirsty Thursday:” Classing it Up!

“Thirsty Thursday” is traditionally an early start to the weekend on most college campuses. While I am no longer in college, I would like to give a new, exciting, twist to “Thursday Thursdays.”

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