BonChon & Petite Sirah

BonChon & Petite Sirah

JQ strikes again. Bon Chon chicken wings and fried rice with Foppiano Vineyards ’ 2011 Petite Sirah.

Drunken Noodles & Cocobon

Drunken Noodles & Cocobon

Sunday dinner. Drunken noodles from T.H.A.I in Shirlington with Cocobon, my fave. Oh, and JQ’s Hulk-ish wine glasses. Delicious. A sweet white is usually the […]

Fail: Pizza & Organic wine

Fail: Pizza & Organic wine

This was such a bad idea. Dominos pepperoni pizza with Frey Natural Red organic wine. The pizza was pretty bad (I should have grabbed a […]

iStara P’tit Basque cheese & Cabernet Sauvignon

iStara P’tit Basque cheese & Cabernet Sauvignon

Am I the only one who occasionally has wine and cheese for dinner? Rock View Reserve 2012 Alexander Valley Cabernet Sauvignon with iStara P’tit Basque, […]

Junk Food & Wine

Junk Food & Wine

In maintaining it’s spot as one of my favorite Virginia wineries, Paradise Springs offered a Junk Food & Wine pairing. Just in time for the […]

El Pollo Rico & Hey Mambo Sultry Red

El Pollo Rico & Hey Mambo Sultry Red

JQ prides himself on selecting good wine. We’re in a bit of a competition. (He’s winning) Rotisserie chicken from El Pollo Rico and Hey Mambo […]

Chick-fil-A & Pinot Noir

Chick-fil-A & Pinot Noir

Trader Joe’s Growers Reserve Pinot Noir (a great find!) and Chick-Fil-A Chicken Sandwich. Not pictured: waffle fries eaten on the drive home.

We the Pizza & Zinfandel

We the Pizza & Zinfandel

East Coast meets West Coast, dinner edition. Zinfandel from Napa’s David Fulton Winery and pizza from D.C.’s We the Pizza. I don’t normally like Zinfandels, […]