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Entertain/Food / May 5, 2016

Derby Day Equine-Inspired Wines

Grab your hats ladies – the Kentucky Derby is this weekend!Because it’s spring, because it’s Derby Day, because we love getting dressed up and donning big floppy hats… it’s about time for a party. Don’t you agree?Whether you’re headed to a big fancy party…

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Entertain/Food / May 3, 2016

Napa Valley Cheese Boards: Springtime on the Patio at Cosentino

Springtime has arrived here in California Wine Country. Once dormant vineyards are now painted a vibrant green and the weather offers ample opportunities to relax alfresco. One of our all-time favorite spots in the Napa Valley to do just that is at Cosentino Winery, specifically, the patio at Cosentino…

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Entertain/Food / April 26, 2016

Mother’s Day Upgrades

Mother’s Day is just around the corner and this year we’ve decided to ditch the ho-hum and opt for a little more excitement. It’s time to take last year’s Mother’s Day gifts to the next level.Here’s a list of Mother’s day…

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Entertain/Food / April 8, 2016

Premiere Party Game: Game of Thrones

One of our favorite shows is about to come back on air for an exciting sixth season. Game of Thrones is back on April 24th! Have you seen the trailer? Season six is going to be epic.Since we just can’t handle the anticipation, we wanted to play a…

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Entertain/Food / April 5, 2016

Sunday Luncheon with Middle Sister Wines

We’re saying goodbye to winter and welcoming spring with one of our favorite classic get- together ideas, the Sunday luncheon. From birthdays to baby showers and everything in between, take these Southern-inspired ideas and wow them at your next spring celebration!The Main EventWe’re keeping things…

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Entertain/Food / March 1, 2016

Wintery, Cheesy Comfort Recipes & Wine Pairings

Winter. Most of us are still in the thick of it. Fortunately, it is the best time of year to keep the kitchen nice and toasty with home-cooked, hearty meals from the oven.We’ve teamed up with our friends at Cabot Cheese to bring you a handful of…

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Entertain/Food / February 26, 2016

“Wild” Good Recipes and Pairings for Leap Day!

2016 has 366 days! Let’s celebrate this “extra” day of the year, Middle Sister-style! Let’s do something extraordinary, exciting, experimental, exotic! All of the recipes below share one thing in common. Leaping!Frog’s Legs are a mild tasting meat not unlike chicken! Yup. Frog’s Legs…

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Entertain/Food / February 4, 2016

Celebrate Fat Tuesday with Muffulettas and Wine

I was lucky enough to kick off my 21st year with a culinary tour of New Orleans from a local during the week before Mardi Gras. We celebrated the heady days before Fat Tuesday and the upcoming Lent with traditional New Orleans fare like fried oyster Po Boys, beignets from…

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Entertain/Food / March 8, 2016

Game Day San Francisco Style: Football and Feasting for Foodies

We’re so excited to welcome the big game to the Bay Area this year. Naturally, we’re hosting a big spread and inviting over all our friends.The question: what to serve that reflects the fabulous food and wine traditions of Northern California? We’re not necessarily known for…

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Entertain/Food / January 15, 2016

New Year. New You. Wine Calorie Guide

Calorie-free wine?!? Unfortunately, it only exists in our dreams… The good news: wine can be incorporated into your diet, even if you’re keeping a close eye on your daily calorie counts.Throughout the year, and especially during the beginning of the year, we regularly field questions about calories…

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Entertain/Food / January 6, 2016

Fireplace Reds and Winter Whites

Middle Sister wines and recipes for the heart of winter Heavy stews and braised meats are meals that immediately come to mind to warm up a cold winter’s night. But after weeks of merry-making, a seafood lightens it up in a delicious way. We’ve collected some of…

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Entertain/Food / December 22, 2015

Spike the Punch!

Happy holidays, Wine Sisters!The roast is in the oven, the table is all set, and the guests are on their way… it’s time to prep the holiday punch! Bring friends and family around your punchbowl with festive recipes that will have them coming back for more.Here are…

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