Italian Bubbly: Toast to Conegliano Valdobbiadene Prosecco Superiore DOCG

Prosecco has long been synonymous with celebration, but now there’s an extra reason to break out the Italian bubbly – this year the Conegliano Valdobbiadene Prosecco Superiore DOCG region was nominated for UNESCO World Heritage Site by the Italian National Commission. It has been a nearly 10-year process. In 2008 the campaign to have the […]

A Taste of Wine from Brazil

The most exciting sparkling wine I have tasted recently is from Brazil. It’s the Casa Valduga 130 Limited Edition, and I discovered it an exclusive event promoting Brazilian wine in Atlanta. The sparkling wine is similar to Champagne as it is made from Chardonnay and Pinot Noir and gets its bubbles via the traditional method. […]

Banana Muffins Recipe

Making banana muffins with my toddler has become a fun weekend tradition. It started when we had overripe bananas, and now almost every day she asks for a banana muffin. After trying various recipes and tailoring it to our tastes, here is our recipe. Ingredients 3 ripe bananas 1 ½ cups flour 1 teaspoon baking […]