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Avocado Deviled Eggs

Avocado Deviled Eggs

We both love deviled eggs and because Easter weekend is quickly approaching we though it is high time to share our favorite recipe for Avocado Deviled Eggs with you. If you are like us, you just can’t imagine an Easter table without these

Wine Braised Chicken Pinot Noir

Wine Braised Chicken Pinot Noir

The last week when our Norwegian family friends came to visit from out of town we were planning to go for the 45 minutes car ride to the beautiful Santa Ynez wine country. Instead we decided to go for a short walk right in downtown Santa

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Pear Merringue Tart

Wine Poached Pear Meringue Tart

What do we do when there is cold stormy weather in paradise? We fill the house with the intoxicating aromas of spicy warm wine. The last weekend as the storm unleashed its fury for several days with torrential rain and high winds which

Pea Tendril Salad Figs recipe

Pea Tendril Salad with Figs and Pomegranate

This simple and healthy Farmers Market Pea Tendril Salad with Figs and Pomegranate is pure magic! If we could describe our life in winter here in Souther California you would think we are living in a fairy tale where the air is filled with

Reviews + Places

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Thornton Winery Temecula Wines

Thornton Winery Temecula Wines Beautiful scenery, just like in Europe, took our breath away as we visited and filmed Thornton Winery Temecula Wines in Southern California. The first stop was Thornton Winery and we tasted from exquisite

Ferragamo Wine Brunello

Brunello di Montalcino Castiglion del Bosco

Brunello di Montalcino Castiglion del Bosco Castiglion del Bosco winery and resort was revived by Massimo Ferragamo ( from the Ferragamo Fashion House) and is on our “Must Visit” winery list. The wines produced here are a beautiful,

Restaurant Reviews

Il Fornaio Restaurant

Il Fornaio Restaurant Beverly Hills

We know that Christmas may now be just a sweet memory for you as January is well on it's way, but we just want to share this restaurant experience with you and it would be a great place for a Valentine's Day dinner too. Each year we are

Bottega Louie Restaurant

Bottega Louie in Los Angeles

If you have been to Downtown Los Angeles lately, you notice that every block has several restaurants. Many new places have sprung up with chic decor and hip people offering exciting and exotic cuisine.It is such a temptation to go out to