Cool Kitchen Tip: Opening Sparkling Wines and Champagnes

At sports victories we’ve all seen the winners shaking a bottle of champagne and then opening it so the cork flies off and the wine showers out of the bottle.  Fine for a

Best Wines of 2010

I'm sharing Tom Simoneau's "Best Wines of 2010", which I think you'll find interesting.  Tom is "The Wine Guy" on KSRO radio where I have my show, "The Good Food Hour", broadcast every

Collecting Wine: Keeping a Journal

OK I have to admit it - - my two great passions in life are enjoying food and wine.  As a chef for more than 35 years I’ve had a chance to cook and sample