Monthly Archives: November 2015

Luna Red Pleases Us Again & Again!

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Luna Provides a Satisfying Meal, anytime of day or night! I’ve decided it’s important to explain why a restaurant Dan and I like stays on our top ten list, and that’s best done by returning frequently. And I must say,…

Happy Thanksgiving 2015

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I’m Grateful at Thanksgiving and every other day in my life! I wish the best of the holiday season to all of my family, friends, and followers. I am extremely grateful to all of you, especially so on Thanksgiving Day…

Trader Joe’s chicken miso soup

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Trader Joe’s Saves the Day! I may be stuck on a soft diet for a while after oral surgery, but I’m not letting my meals become boring. And while I’m not big on using pre-packaged foods, I found a way…

Bite Me!

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Bitten by the loss of my bite! It was the worst news a foodie could hear, from my very kind, new dentist who gave me the regrettable news that my “permanent bridge” was failing and had to be replaced. But…

Great Wines for Drinking on Thanksgiving!

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Here’s my list of winemakers’ tips to enhance your holiday meals! As always, every other Sunday I like to provide a link to my Santa Maria Times column, From the Vine, which you can access free of charge (or obnoxious…

Kathy’s Choice in Fine Wines

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Fine Wines for the Holiday Season! These great Central Coast wines are all quite worthy for your table whether it’s you alone or many guests over the holiday season. If you happen to be lucky enough to belong to one…

Firestone Walker Expansion Soon

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Here’s the latest news from Firestone Walker’s PR, Moonstone Communication FIRESTONE WALKER ANNOUNCES PLANNED BREWHOUSE EXPANSION IN PASO ROBLES Paso Robles, CA: Firestone Walker Brewing Company today announced the planned expansion of its brewhouse in Paso Robles, which will deepen…

Thanksgiving at Artisan in Paso Robles

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Here’s the latest news release from Artisan about their classic Thanksgiving dinner for friends and family CHRIS KOBAYASHI AND ARTISAN PRESENT THEIR 9th ANNUAL CENTRAL COAST THANKSGIVING DINNER FOR FRIENDS AND FAMILY A Bountiful Menu Filled with Traditions and Kobayashi…

Wine Tasting Fouls at Midnight Cellars!

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Winemaking etiquette at Midnight Cellars in Paso Robles! Here’s a brief but fun twist on poor etiquette in tasting rooms, you don’t want to be this guy! But if you do want to join him, pay a visit to Midnight…

Kathy’s Choice in Fine Wines

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It’s Wine Wednesday, cheers! Casa Dumetz 2013 GSM Solid Ground Winemaker Sonja Magdevski admits she broke her own rules in making the GSM Rhone blend, “My rule was never to make a blend.” A beautifully crafted blend of Grenache, Syrah, and…