Entries by Quiz Tester_1

Napa’s Famous Foodies

As I believe Yogi Berra said, “if there is a fork in the road, take it!” He must have been not just a baseball legend, but a foodie, too.  My husband John and I are for sure on that team, and I bet you are, too.  We’re lucky to be able to ask our friends […]

Napa – Lunch at Auberge du Soleil

Happy Auction Napa Valley week! I thought it would be great to share some  videos from my neighborhood, in honor of our annual wine auction that raises millions for local community charities supporting health care, education and more. Chefs Thomas Keller of the French Laundry and Ken Frank of La Toque, and the grande dame […]

Here’s to Auction Napa Valley Week!

In honor of Auction Napa Valley this week, a great video visit to the iconic Robert Mondavi Winery, which is a must-stop on every Napa visitor’s agenda. I am a huge fan of the Robert Mondavi Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon, and the Robert Mondavi Fume Blanc, which created the entire Fume Blanc category and remains one […]

Make a Great NY Steak at Home

Want to know how to choose a great New York-style steak and prepare it at home?  Well, to learn how, I went to the master of meat in New York City, Stanley Lobel of Lobel’s Meats.  Stanley is a real Icon in the food world and a dear friend, too.  Also, if you happen to […]