The Food and Wine Hedonist

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Amsterdam Gets Hedonized

  So it was off to Amsterdam after our all too brief stay in Reims.   The original plan was to stop and check out Bruges or Brussels as we haven’t … Continue reading

June 22, 2016 · 10 Comments

My Favorites from 2013

I debated whether to have a year-end recap of my favorite posts from this year.  It seemed like a cheap ploy to get away with not actually coming up with … Continue reading

December 31, 2013 · 6 Comments

Immigrant Labor Day Weekend

What do you get when you mix a bunch of Filipinos, Palestinians, and a couple token honkies?  No, not a TSA nightmare….Our family reunion!  Every year we get together for … Continue reading

September 24, 2012 · 5 Comments

Calling All Wine Ninjas

As the name of this blog kinda sorta implies/hints at, I like wine. A little.  After formal training, thousands of bottles consumed, and reading a bunch of books on it, … Continue reading

September 20, 2012 · 21 Comments

Stiegl Radler, My New Favorite Beer

At least for the next couple of months … Miguel and I were hanging out at Longman & Eagle’s outdoor bar, waiting for our table. We started out with a … Continue reading

August 29, 2012 · 12 Comments

Viva Las Vegas

A few weeks ago, the Bro and I took a quick trip to Las Vegas.  We were only there a short time, so we didn’t get to fully enjoy it’s … Continue reading

February 27, 2012 · 10 Comments

Happy Thanksgiving!

Cooking, eating, drinking!  No time for blogging and hopefully you’re reading this after a wonderful day spent with friends and family.  This is my favorite holiday of the year – … Continue reading

November 24, 2011 · 2 Comments