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Wine of the Week-Barrel Burner Cabernet Sauvignon

Wine of the Week-Barrel Burner Cabernet Sauvignon

This is a fabulous name for a wine! What is even better is how great this Cabernet tastes!! It is a 2016 from Santa Maria, California and the grapes are from the Paso Robles region. This bottle has a great, rich fruit flavor with a 

Treat Tuesday-Chocolate Coffee-Chocolate Chip Cupcakes

Treat Tuesday-Chocolate Coffee-Chocolate Chip Cupcakes

These are a true chocoholics dream and they are super easy to make. The key ingredients are chocolate, chocolate chips, and coffee! First the batter begins with flour, cocoa, baking powder, and baking soda. Sugar, oil, eggs, and vanilla make the second part of the 

Wine of the Week-Stoller Pinot Noir

Wine of the Week-Stoller Pinot Noir

I’m not usually a Pinot Noir fan. I tend to find them too watery compared to a full bodied Cabernet. However this past summer when I had the opportunity to visit Oregon wine country, I found some Pinots that I loved. This is one of 

Treat Tuesday-Thin Mint Cake

Treat Tuesday-Thin Mint Cake

Some days/weeks/months you need a super treat. This is one of those times. This is the cake. One bite and you immediately think of an Andes Mint! The best part…this is a super easy recipe! While it looks like a multi-layer cake, it is really