Vinum Vine

|Thursday| Gifts idea…

Posted in Vinum Vine, Wine by Vinum Vine on December 18, 2014

diamond bottle stopper
Beverage Light Cubes

Coq Au Vin Bottle Stopper

 

zgallerie

Comments Off on |Thursday| Gifts idea…

|Thursday| Bordeaux : Where the buys are

Posted in Vinum Vine, Wine by Vinum Vine on December 18, 2014

food-wine-december-2014-bordeaux

Food & Wine December 2014

[Click on picture for larger view]

Comments Off on |Thursday| Bordeaux : Where the buys are

|Thursday| Champagne : How bubbles get into the Bottle

Posted in Vinum Vine, Wine by Vinum Vine on December 18, 2014

Food & Wine December 2014 Champagne

“Sabering Champagne is a daredevil trend. Word to the wise:  Make sure the bottle is ice cold, or you won’t get a clean break.”

Comments Off on |Thursday| Champagne : How bubbles get into the Bottle

|Friday| Elk Cove Vineyards

Posted in Wine by Vinum Vine on December 12, 2014

Pinot Blanc Elk Cove Vineyards Oregon, USA

Oregon

Comments Off on |Friday| Elk Cove Vineyards

|Sunday| Mulled Wine (Glögg)

Posted in Vinum Vine, Wine by Vinum Vine on December 7, 2014

Christmas Mulled Wine

1 bottle of red wine, .5L vodka, 10 cardamom pods, 1 cinnamon stick, 1/2 orange peel, 1/2 lbs sugar, 5 cloves, 1/2 cup raisins, 1/2 cup almonds, 5 dried figs.

——–

1. Heat the wine and brandy spices, fruit, and nuts in a pot.
2. Be careful not to boil the mixture; just let it simmer for about 45 minutes.
3. Strain through a cloth to remove all additions.
4. Serve your Glögg hot over sugar.  This Glögg recipe makes approx 1.5 Liter (close to 1/2 gallon).

Comments Off on |Sunday| Mulled Wine (Glögg)

|Sunday| Mutated wine

Posted in Vinum Vine, Wine by Vinum Vine on December 7, 2014

James McAvoy Michael Fassbender Xmen First Class

Comments Off on |Sunday| Mutated wine