The Glorious Life

The Oscar Goes To…

The Oscars are just a few days away. A night filled with celebrities, great movies, haute couture and long winded acceptance speeches. Needless to say, it is always fun to reflect back on the great movies of the past year. But I’m not here to be a film critic, I’m here to discuss sparkling wines, […]

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A Perfect Pair: The Grand Finale

The big day is here! Happy Valentine’s Day to all! We are laying it all our for the final “Perfect Pair” food & wine pairing. This duo is sure to knock your loved ones socks off! Perfect Pair Grand Final: Chocolate Soufflé and 2008 Brut Rose Recipe by Chef Thomas Keller   INGREDIENTS 1 Tablespoon plus 1 […]

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A Perfect Pair: Recipe No. 3

It’s important to have a romantic meal on Valentine’s Day, and you’ve got one day left to plan! Be prepared with this delicious and fresh Cioppino Recipe by Celebrity Chef Giada De Laurentiis! Perfect Pair No. 3: Cioppino and 2005 Royal Cuvée Recipe by Giada De Laurentiis   INGREDIENTS 3 tablespoons olive oil 1 large fennel bulb, thinly […]

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A Perfect Pair: Recipe No.2

Valentine’s Day is about love and passion, and what says love better than PORK?! For Tuesday’s “Perfect Pair” recipe we’re showcasing one of Chef Stephanie Izard’s delicious pasta dishes. Apple-Pork Ragu with Papardelle and 2005 Extra Brut Recipe from Girl in the Kitchen by Stephanie Izard, Chronicle Books, 2011 INGREDIENTS 1 teaspoon olive oil 12 ounces ground […]

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A Perfect Pair: Recipe No.1

We’re kicking off #loveweek by giving you all the tools necessary to WOW your loved one’s taste buds this Valentine’s Day. So slap an apron on and take notes my friend, this is the Perfect Pair No. 1. Citrus Salad and 2010 Blanc de Blancs Recipe from Mark Bittman INGREDIENTS 2 blood oranges or tangerines 1 […]

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A Guy’s Guide to Valentine’s Day

We are just nine days until Valentine’s Day (the ladies are counting down), and because it seems as though guys do majority of purchasing for this holiday, it seemed natural to do a post just for you.  Even if you don’t have a sweetheart this year, it is still important to show your loved ones, just […]

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