Tag Archives: Glera

A Hasty Brunch

While we were in Las Vegas, my Favorite Daughter was making plans to come to Detroit to do some visiting and get some Rest and Relaxation.  She wanted to make sure that she still got the corporate rate here for … Continue reading

Posted in Dining, Wine | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Lunch with Our Son

It was almost the end of our stay in Las Vegas and we hadn’t had a chance just to have lunch with our son and his wife, while their children were at school.  Since they live in Summerlin we were … Continue reading

Posted in Dining, Wine | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Monet and Church

The Detroit Institute of Arts had just opened up a new exhibit and we made an afternoon at this grand museum, one of the finest in the country. The exhibit of Claude Monet and Frederic Church showcased two distinct artists … Continue reading

Posted in Dining, Wine | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Bellissima

Belissima is Italian for “beautiful woman” and it is a line of three sparkling wines from Italy and Christie Brinkley. The Christie Brinkley who smiled at us, from my era, on the cover of over five-hundred magazine covers. Another celebrity … Continue reading

Posted in Wine | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Two Wine Gifts

As much as I do not want to see the end of the Christmas season, all things must end. So now that all of the decorations are stored away for another year, I will mention two more wines that I … Continue reading

Posted in Wine | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Thanksgiving Morning

If it is the morning of Thanksgiving, I can tell you assuredly, that all the gifts have been wrapped and bundled by families, the Christmas Cards and newsletters have been posted and so have any parcels of Christmas gifts. The … Continue reading

Posted in Dining, Wine | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Thanksgiving Eh

Here in the United States of America we were celebrating Columbus Day, south of the border only for Detroiters, for the rest of the country north of us in Canada they were celebrating Thanksgiving. My grandparents could not get entry … Continue reading

Posted in Dining, Wine | Tagged , , , , , , | 4 Comments