red wine

Red Wine Poached Pear Frangipane Tart

This frangipane tart is a classic dessert but get’s an updated look from the red wine poached pears. These poached pears get their deep red hue from being mulled in red wine and spices which imparts not only a glorious…

The Dawn of Seven Apart

Winemaker Andy Erickson has worked with some of the most legendary vineyards in Napa including Screaming Eagle, Harlan, and Ovid. For the first time in four years, Andy has taken on a new winery and is now producing outstanding Cabernet…

Beach Day in Monterosso, Cinque Terre

On the fourth day of my Cinque Terre trip with Italian Fix, I overslept! Thankfully, it was a planned rest day so I didn’t miss any spectacular tours. Instead, I strolled around Monterosso, sampled local pastry, dipped into the clear…