Sipping in the Big Apple

This past week, I took a trip with the family to the Big Apple—a winter girl’s trip with my stepmom and two little sisters. As the plane was touching down, I was finishing up a chapter of Cork Dork that featured the wine bar Terrior. It was also recommended by my friend Meg & Merlot….

Italian Flavors in NYC

During my last visit to New York City, my friends put together a proper Italian meal for me – complete with Italian wine from Eataly 😋 The first was a 2015 Tamí Grillo from Sicily. This wine is farmed organically, and is fermented naturally and aged for six months in stainless steel. The wine is…

Rosé with Mister Dips

While I was visiting NYC for a New York minute, I spent a lovely afternoon in Williamsburg with good friends. We stuffed our faces at Smorgasburg, eating everything from fried anchovies to rain drop cakes to ramen burgers (that’s just a fourth of what we ate, each thing more hipster than the next). We ended…

Sippin’ at SABBIA

This weekend, I’m taking on the “Big Apple” one glass at a time. The last time I visited New York City was probably six years ago, so a lot has changed. One relatively new development is a pop-up restaurant at Eataly’s La Birreria. Courtesy Eataly The amazing rooftop space was transformed to SABBIA—meaning “sand” in…