Articles

Tim Vidra

Wine Lovers Gift Guide

From hostess gifts to ideas for your favorite wine enthusiast, we’ve rounded up some of our favorite gifts to make shopping just a little easier during this holiday season. This beautiful engraved wedding wine box is a great way to commemorate a… [Read more…]

No Comments | Leave a Comment

Tim Vidra

Lot18 — Roasted Lamb Shanks

Slow roasting and braising meats is one of my favorite things to do during the colder months — literally warming the house with heat and wonderful aromas. This dish can be served in two different ways, adding beans to the… [Read more…]

No Comments | Leave a Comment

Tim Vidra

Chorizo Mac and Cheese – Lot18

Nothing says comfort like a big old casserole dish full of bubbling-hot macaroni and cheese. This recipe adds a whole new level of warming kick with the addition of spicy chorizo and jalapeños — perfect to pair with steak or… [Read more…]

1 Comment | Leave a Comment

Lot18

Recently we received a rather interesting question from a member: I’ve read that wine was first produced in the Middle East and throughout Persia. If this is true, why aren’t we all drinking wines from those places today? Great question… [Read more…]

No Comments | Leave a Comment

Tim Vidra

Spirited Cocktails Lot18

The holiday season is officially upon us! With family, friends and festive gatherings abound, I’ve concocted this roundup of 8 of my favorite holiday cocktails to keep things “spirited” all season long. It’s cider season, and this bourbon apple cider garnished with rosemary is… [Read more…]

3 Comments | Leave a Comment