Pomosas & Brunch at The Pursuit

Pomosas & Brunch at The Pursuit

 A few weeks ago I wondered into The Pursuit, at the edge of the quickly gentrifying H Street corridor, just as they were about to […]

Doughnuts & Chardonnay

Doughnuts & Chardonnay

 I couldn’t let National Doughnut Day pass without trying my hand at this pairing. After searching far and wide for doughnuts on the evening of […]

National Burger Day & Sauvignon Blanc

National Burger Day & Sauvignon Blanc

National Burger Day, a day made just for me. I couldn’t decide if I’d make a burger at home, grab a burger from Smashburger (my […]

Is a Great Palate God Given, Learned or Bought?

Is a Great Palate God Given, Learned or Bought?

Lettie Teague, wine columnist for the Wall Street Journal, recently interviewed researchers, collectors and reviewers to find out how we develop our palate. (Spoiler alert) While […]

Nando’s Peri-Peri & Reisling

Nando’s Peri-Peri & Reisling

Was reading about New York’s “Wine Region of the Year” designation from Wine Enthusiast and thought I should try a bottle. Grabbed this Wagner Vineyards’ 2012 […]

Lamb burger & Go Big Red Blend

Lamb burger & Go Big Red Blend

For a blog called burger & wines, it sure took me a while to drink some wine with a burger, huh? Well, I was craving […]

An Inauguration & Modern House Wines

An Inauguration & Modern House Wines

We popped open this bottle of Go Big by Modern House Wines before heading to the inaugural ball for the new D.C. mayor, Muriel Bowser. […]

Cookies, a New Year & Prosecco

Cookies, a New Year & Prosecco

Had a low key celebration with the nephews to usher in 2015. Chocolate chip cookies for all, Lunetta Prosecco for me. (Not pictured: UNO cards) […]

Salmon & Domaine Chandon Pinot Noir

Salmon & Domaine Chandon Pinot Noir

Celebrating the holidays with one of my Partners In Crime, we savored the last bottle of wine I bought back from Napa earlier this year. […]

Cookies & Pinot Noir

Cookies & Pinot Noir

I asked for cookies, he bought back half of 7-Eleven’s cookie aisle. That’s what friends are for. This 2013 Green Fin Pinot Noir is just […]