The Food and Wine Hedonist

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Where to Eat in Any City

I know Ann Arbor isn’t exactly high on people’s lists as a vacation destination.    But we do get a quite a few visitors, either for athletic events or college … Continue reading

January 12, 2017 · 9 Comments

The Veuve Clicquot Tour – #MWWC 25

How convenient is this? I’m right smack in the middle of posts about our recent trip to Paris and Amsterdam and the theme for the Monthly Wine Writing Challenge #25 … Continue reading

May 18, 2016 · 15 Comments

Open That Bottle Night 2016

This Saturday, February 27th, is the 17th annual “Open That Bottle Night”.   The premise is simple – chances are you have a special bottle (or in my case several) of … Continue reading

February 24, 2016 · 12 Comments

Top Chef California Episode 3: Spines and Vines

The chefs took a road trip to Santa Barbara in a small armada of soul-less minivans, but at least they weren’t sponsored.   In previous years, Toyota was a big sponsor … Continue reading

December 14, 2015 · Leave a comment

Calling All Wine Ninjas – How Do You Organize Your Cellar?

We’ve been in the current Casa del Hedonist for a little over two years and finally am getting around to organizing my wine.   The basement was completely empty and we’ve … Continue reading

August 5, 2015 · 18 Comments

Sorry for your Loss, but Thanks for the Wine

One of the Pieholes mentioned that her boyfriend’s dad went to an estate sale that had a bunch of wine.   She said that it was really good, high-end wine, too. … Continue reading

July 28, 2015 · 16 Comments

Yes, I’m an adult. But…

I know I’m supposed to be wayyyy more mature than this, but the Pieholes and I have been bonding as of late over these … these… these…     And … Continue reading

May 15, 2015 · 2 Comments

Alcoholic Abominations

In mid-March I had an experience with alcohol that was so incredibly awful it bordered on laughable.  The best way I can describe it is that it was “an alcoholic … Continue reading

May 5, 2015 · 16 Comments

F.A.Qs: John of The Food and Wine Hedonist

Originally posted on Flavorful World: a Food, Wine, and Spirits Blog:
Image credit: The Hedonist This month, our F.A.Qs series brought me to an engrossing blog called The Food and…

March 31, 2015 · 2 Comments

This Weekend’s Forecast: Sex and Wine

Here’s my latest post over at Long Awkward Pause.  Make sure you to pop over there for some funny stuff…     You know what’s happening this weekend is, don’t … Continue reading

February 13, 2015 · 28 Comments