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Erin Cooks The Internet: September 7, 2007

September 7, 2007

The killer combination of two of my absolute favorite things in the whole wide world (wine and ice cream) has finally come to fruition. Wine Cellar Sorbets offers the following delectable dessert appropriate flavors: Cabernet Sauvignon, Pinot Noir, Sangria Rojo, Riesling, Champagne, and Rosé. Most of us can only purchase the pints online, but if […]

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Erin Cooks The Internet: August 10, 2007

August 10, 2007

So that Hell’s Kitchen finale — how cool was that!? Yeah, I’m kidding. I should have suspected that this week wouldn’t be the finale, but I let FOX blindly convince me that Rock and Bonnie would duke it out to the death. I was wrong. I honestly started to get panicked half way through the […]

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A Vayniac in the City

August 2, 2007

I just watched Gary Vaynerchuk’s appearance on Conan and it was hilarious. This man just might be the David Beckham of wine. If you’re looking for a hearty laugh where you may actually learn something than definitely check out this segment. In addition, as I mentioned previously his video blog located at Wine Library TV […]

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I’m Totally Cork’d

May 16, 2007

I’ve been a member of Cork’d since it opened last year, but I honestly really didn’t use it very much. However, since my attempts at keeping a paper wine journal have been woefully unsuccessful at best, I’m determined to utilize the Cork’d website to keep track of wines I’ve tried. As an extra bonus there […]

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Wine-Braised Chicken

January 5, 2007

Ever since I was a little girl I’ve always loved pouring over cookbooks, marveling at the gorgeous pictures, and wondering how each one would taste. I have vivid memories of leafing through a well worn edition of the Better Homes and Garden’s Cookbook at my grandmother’s house and I can’t express how excited I was […]

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Fall Risotto & Turkey Cutlets

October 12, 2006

Risotto is my second favorite dish to make (behind any kind of soup). What I love about risotto is that you can just toss in fun combinations of veggies, handfuls of grated cheese, and dinner is done (well after you stir it until your arm is ready to fall off, but personally I can use […]

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Ellie Krieger’s Chicken Cacciatore

September 25, 2006

On the menu this evening. Liquid Courage Sliced Veggies Brown the Chicken Let the Chicken Rest (shhh…) Saute the Onions & Peppers Add the Mushrooms Add Wine & Reduce Mince the Garlic Shake in the Spices Simmer the Veggies & Chicken Voila! Chicken Cacciatore Chocolate Chip Banana Yumminess

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