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Entertain/Food, Videos / February 10, 2014

6th Annual Bocce Chili Cookoff Sponsored by the Wine Sisterhood

Bocce and chili go together like peas and carrots, like Simon and Garfunkel, like Lucy and Desi. Well… almost. You get the idea, right?Bocce is a long standing tradition here in the Napa Valley. The game was introduced to the area by Italian immigrants who helped build the foundation…

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Entertain/Food / February 7, 2014

Summer Sangria Recipes

It’s officially the hottest summer on record! And the perfect time for a summer sipper that will cool you off and satisfy your taste buds. A fresh, crisp sangria is ideal for picnics, trips to the beach and backyard barbecues. Here are a few sangria recipes we compiled to…

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Entertain/Food / February 7, 2014

Tips for Throwing a Fun and Festive Backyard Bash

‘Tis the season for barbecues, weeknight dinners on the deck, and quality time with the ones you love. Whether it’s a Fourth of July outdoor soiree or a casual get together with friends on a summer afternoon, we have some ideas to help make your backyard barbecue special:Plan…

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Entertain/Food, Style / October 2, 2012

Make Him Say “Haute Dog!” This Father’s Day

Father’s Day is here, and it’s time for your guy to put that new grill accessory set to good use! Take it from us: your hot dog doesn’t have to settle for the usual ketchup and mustard. With a little creativity, you can turn those plain-old…

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Entertain/Food / October 2, 2012

Summer Satay Recipe with Wine Pairings

Barbeque season is open! Grilling is a great way to celebrate the arrival of summer and we’ve found a mouth-watering recipe to help you get started.This delicious Cilantro Lime Beef Satay recipe is courtesy of Grill Grrrl and comes with a marinade that she says will be…

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Entertain/Food / May 10, 2012

Making a Memorable Mother’s Day

Cards are sealed and gifts are wrapped… now it’s time to make this Mother’s Day one of the most memorable yet!We’ve gathered a few ideas to add a special touch to your Mother’s Day celebration:Arrange a homemade spa day. Did you know you could…

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Entertain/Food / February 4, 2013

Brunch Wine Pairings

This weekend many of us will be getting together with friends and family to celebrate the Passover and Easter holidays. What better way to celebrate with our loved ones than with a hearty meal and a little wine to go with it? We came across this bread bowl recipe for…

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Entertain/Food / October 2, 2012

Chocolate Guinness Cupcakes

Everybody’s heard of cooking with wine but how about cooking with beer? In honor of St. Patrick’s Day, we decided to share this sweet treat from Chow. Guinness stout is perfect for desserts because of its distinct chocolate and coffee notes. It’s the secret ingredient in these…

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Entertain/Food / October 2, 2012

The Boston Foods We Love

If you followed our Pinterest board, you know that we went on an epic Lobster Roll crawl last week when we attended the Boston Wine Expo. Well, actually our stomachs only made it to three places, Legal Seafoods, Post 390 and B&G Oysters. We REALLY wanted to make…

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Entertain/Food / January 26, 2012

Less Stress Holiday Entertaining

Although the holidays tend to sneak up on us, when we finally have the tree up, the lights strung and the stockings hung with care, we suddenly get the urge to have a holiday wine get-together. Whether it’s the neighbors or your co-workers, an impromptu gathering can…

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Entertain/Food, Style / February 29, 2012

Last Minute Food and Wine Gifty Listy

What the heck, we’re throwing our hat into the gift idea ring with everybody else. In no particular order, here are some nifty gifty ideas for the food and wine lovers in your life:Yes, Please More Champagne: Simply, our fave here at the Clubhouse—when somebody else is…

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Entertain/Food, Travel / October 11, 2012

Celebrating Harvest 2011 – A Napa Valley Experience

After a whirlwind of travel during September and October, The Wine Sisterhood is finally back in the Napa Clubhouse, reaping the benefits of fall in the Napa Valley.  Why is Napa Valley so special this time of year?  Well let’s see – winery harvest parties, the St. Helena pet parade…

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