15 Health Benefits of wine – say what ?!?

Elizabeth "Hippie" Winer

June 28, 2017

Hello Fellow Winers! We found this awesome article, 15 Health Benefits of Wine by Jesse Miller over at Jen Reviews that we thought you would enjoy. Who knew wine had so many health benefits! I often talk to my patients about Resveratrol, a polyphenol antioxidant found in red wines. In this article, Jesse talks about this and other health ...

Ullo – Sulfite Filter Review

Elizabeth "Hippie" Winer

June 8, 2017

Sulfites, a naturally occurring and commonly added substance during winemaking, are well known to cause people sensitive to this additive to experience things such as headaches, joint pains and other symptoms. Some people are affected more than others and some have no troubles at all. Well, as wine drinkers, we all have to accept that where there ...

Dee Dee and Paul Scorvino: Pinot, Pasta and Parties

Elizabeth "Hippie" Winer

May 25, 2017

I LOVE to talk about food and how it can help folks create health and happiness. I also love to cook, hang out with my tribe and simply spend time "being". What better way to do all of this than with groups of family and friends? Well, I have found an incredible treasure from Dee Dee and Paul Sorvino with their masterpiece cookbook, Pinot, Pasta ...

Travel Channel Here We Come

Elizabeth "Hippie" Winer

April 27, 2017

Just about 26 years ago, Miki and I were taking a walk over by what used to be a Shaklee Vitamin plant in Norman, OK. I can distinctly remember saying to her, "I want a job where I am paid to travel the world and have fun." She laughed, "Me Too!!!" A relatively common conversation between two friends who love to wander around exploring, eh? For ...

Red Wine Marinated Lamb Kababs

by Elizabeth The "Hippy" Winer

June 1, 2016

Everyone loves a good backyard get together and this tasty garlic, rosemary, red wine marinated lamb kabab recipe will be the hit of the party. With the taste of the Greek Mediterranean, yummy garlic roasted potatoes, spinach feta salad and crusty artisan bread, you may not be able to kick folks out. Pair with an Assyrtiko or Chianti and the meal ...

Checking formatting of CSS style sheet for BLOG

by Admin

May 25, 2016

So this is a test blog of the appearance of the requested CSS styling for the blog. What we have been doing is styling via inline CSS. We were asked to supply the styling we wanted for the CSS style sheet so that we did not have to do inline styling any longer. It appears that this css styling is not working. The last time we checked with Ruchi, ...

Saucey White Wine Pork Chops

by Elizabeth The "Hippy" Winer

May 3, 2016

A simple, bursting with flavor dish that your family and friends are sure to enjoy and rave about. We like to enjoy this dish with a Pinot Noir or an off-dry Riesling. We just had some fantastic off-dry Riesling from the Finger Lakes. My favorites? Liberty Pinot Noir and 2013 Semi-dry Riesling Hermann J. Wiemer. Ingredients 2 tablespoons ...

Rustic White Wine Soup

by Elizabeth The "Hippy" Winer

April 6, 2016

Most of us are still looking to keep warm and snuggly while brisk, chilly winds blow. What better way than to hug a mug of soup? And of course, since this is a blog about wine, I thought I would share one of my most favorite recipes, White Wine Soup. Simple, easy to make, rustic, and oh, so tasty. With the turmeric, you get a nice golden color ...

Mulled Wine, anytime!

by Elizabeth The "Hippy" Winer

February 24, 2016

Often considered a "Christmas" beverage, hippocras, (mulled or spiced wine), has been a boon companion of man for a very long time. I will leave it to Brian to regale us with the history and take this opportunity to offer my favorite mulled wine recipe with tasty accouterments. Traditionally "sweet", one can adjust this recipe to decrease or even ...

Savory, Succulent Chicken Marsala

by Elizabeth The "Hippy" Winer

February 3, 2016

The last time I talked about Marsala wine we were making a tasty Italian dessert, Zabaglione. This time, we are going to use Marsala in a savory Italian main course, Chicken Marsala. What a great meal that is perfect any time of the year and is accompanied well by either red or white wine. I often serve this with angel hair pasta, but penne is a ...

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