Archive for the ‘Word on Wine’ Category

Feb. 28 2020

3-2-20 Word On Wine Anne Boleyn & Un Canadien Errant Cocktail.

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Word on Wine | No Comments

Two cocktails that I created for Mary Zajac This week.  The first was inspired by some Quebecois beverages that I picked up returned from Canada.  Un Canadian Errant (The Wandering Canadian) is a famous folk song from Quebec.  The cocktail combined Apple Brandy and Blueberry Liquor from Quebec with lemon and Orange juice and Bourbon […]

Nov. 27 2019

12-2-19 Word On Wine 2 Diverse French Reds!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Word on Wine | 1 Comment

Two completely diverse wines from France…One from the Languedoc and the other from Bordeaux.  Both were nice.

Nov. 27 2019

11-28-19 Word On Wine…Thanksgiving Non Wine Traditions!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Word on Wine | No Comments

This week Mary and I take a few moments to talk about our favorite Thanksgiving traditions.  Have a happy and safe holiday!

Nov. 27 2019

11-25-19 Word on Wine…Hungary and Greece!

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Wines from Hungary and Greece this week!  Both nice and reasonable!

Nov. 27 2019

11-21-19 Word on Wine Thanksgiving Cocktails!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Word on Wine | No Comments

This week we borrowed some nice cocktail ideas for both Thanksgiving and the holidays!  Here are some links! https://www.marthastewart.com/1543868/pernod-bourbon-spritz https://www.eatyourbooks.com/library/recipes/2201294/sarahs-garibaldi https://www.bonappetit.com/recipe/applejack-sour

Nov. 27 2019

11-18-19 Word On Wine 2 German Whites!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Word on Wine | No Comments

This week we reviewed two German Whites…Both were winners!  Both are available! Enjoy!

Nov. 27 2019

11-14-19 Thanksgiving Mocktails!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Word on Wine | No Comments

Not everyone likes to drink alcohol and sometimes people who do are driving or simple want a break.  Mary found some good ideas in Better Homes and Gardens and here is a link to some of their ideas.  The possibilities are truly endless. https://www.bhg.com/recipes/drinks/wine-cocktails/mocktails/ Here’s the show…Enjoy!

Nov. 27 2019

11-11-19 Word On Wine Quebecois Cocktails!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Word on Wine | No Comments

This week I made two cocktails for Mary inspired by booze from La Belle Province.  Don’t worry about substitutions with more local products, it’s going to work out fine. Cocktail 1 was called The Norman Conquest and was named for the late and truly great opera singer Jessye Norman.  Shortly after her death I was […]

Nov. 07 2019

11-7-19 Word On Wine Commander’s Palace!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Word on Wine | 1 Comment

There it is mes petits amis!  It was a Wednesday 9/25/19 and Kati Harrison, Bryan Young, Irina Kaplan Lande and moi (Jonathan Palevsky) spent the evening at the Chef’s Table at Commander’s Palace.  Kati and I had been twice before and found the experience extraordinary, so we saved our pennies and decided to book the […]

Oct. 24 2019

10-24-19 Word On Wine Fall Ideas

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Word on Wine | No Comments

Fall is upon us…and that’s a great thing…Here are some of our beverage ideas!

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