Nothing says Valentine’s Day like something sweet for your Sweetheart. Especially something homemade with a glamorous flair! Our Glamorous Valentine’s Day Cookies fit the bill perfectly, are utterly delicious and super easy to make. In fact, they are in such demand here at Chez Miskew, I use this same cookie recipe for virtually every holiday. I simply swap out the… Read More
If you’re planning on indulging in our Steak au Poivre a Deux this Valentine’s Day, why not continue the indulgence into dessert with this deliciously decadent recipe for Red Velvet Cake. Not only am I obsessed with the delicious flavor of the bright red cake slathered with cream cheese frosting and topped with crunchy chopped pecans, this recipe has sentimental… Read More
Valentine’s Day is right around the corner and if you’re looking for the perfect dish to seduce your Valentine – look no further. Our recipe for Steak au Poivre à Deux and Roasted Rosemary Garlic Potatoes paired with a deliciously seductive red wine will ensure an evening of endless possibilities! Steak au Poivre is a classic French dish that consists… Read More
You’ve prepared a delicious meal (like our Barefoot Contessa-Inspired Valentine’s Day menu), selected the perfect bottle of wine (like one of our Valentine’s wine recommendations), yet something’s missing…it could be the right music! If you’re like me, music is a crucial part of any experience and Valentine’s Day is no exception. Below is The Glamorous Gourmet’s Valentine’s Day Playlist featuring… Read More
“I only drink Champagne on two occasions, when I am in love and when I am not.” – Coco Chanel Nothing says Valentine’s Day like Champagne – especially when it’s pink! And in honor of this most romantic holiday, we’re giving away a very special selection this month to a lucky winner, the Laurent-Perrier Cuvée Rosé Champagne (a $75 value)!… Read More
A Barefoot Contessa-Inspired Valentine’s Menu: Mustard-Roasted Fish, Roasted Vegetables & Coeur à la Crème with Raspberries!
As a BIG fan of The Barefoot Contessa (aka Ina Garten), I was delighted to come across this Valentine’s Day menu of hers that’s packed with flavor, yet is also reasonably healthy. Delicious Mustard-Roasted Fish is accompanied by Roasted Vegetables and followed by an impressive Coeur à la Crème with Raspberries for dessert. Sound too difficult? I’m happy to say,… Read More
When considering your vinous selections for the most romantic day of the year why not consider something pink AND sparkling? If there was ever a day to indulge in a deliciously elegant Brut Rosé, Valentine’s Day would undoubtedly be it! Not only is the color perfect for this most romantic of occasions, but these wines definitely add that level of… Read More
Stephanie Miskew thinks life is better with wine and she wants to help you enjoy it to the fullest! As a Certified Sommelier, her real world advice on tasting wine like a pro, discovering which wines you truly love, picking the perfect bottle for any occasion and creating magical food and wine pairings will have you looking like a wine expert in any situation.
Welcome and thanks for joining me for my first “Wines of the Week” show of 2018! I’m thrilled to be back and after a few weeks of shameless indulging, I think today’s episode is, ahem, extremely relevant. Now that the holiday indulgence is over, it seems the popular inclination is to relegate January to a month of self-imposed restriction in… Read More
With your New Year’s Eve hangover in the rear view mirror, here are 5 Fabulous Wine Resolutions to guide your vinous exploration in the New Year. From becoming a better taster to planning a trip to your favorite wine region, I’ve got ya covered: 1.) Mix It Up: Because the world of wine can be confusing it’s often easier to just… Read More
I’m NO baker – but I do LOVE wine! So any recipe I discover that’s even remotely related to wine…well, I feel a responsibility to explore it further. Especially when it looks outrageously delicious! Such was the case with the Canelé, a delightful French pastry known for its mahogany, burnt sugar crust and contrasting decadent, custardy center. Typically flavored with… Read More
On this special Holiday edition of Wines of the Week on FB LIVE I’m sharing some of my favorite wines AND wine-related gifts perfect for the wine lover in your life. So in this episode I’ve got you covered with creative ideas for everyone from: (1) The Holiday Hostess, (2) The Red Wine Lover, (3) The Collector and (4) The… Read More
Your favorite cashmere sweater. A cozy fleece blanket. A steaming hot bowl of savory Boeuf Bourguignon. These are definitely a few of my favorite Winter things and you know what makes them ALL even BETTER? A nice, BIG glass of RED WINE! In my opinion Red Wine is the PERFECT Winter accessory and today’s episode of “Wines of the Week”… Read More
Happy New Year! Welcome back to the Wine Atelier Podcast. Today’s episode is all about which wines are lower in calories so that you don’t have to cut wine from your diet. We want to keep you enjoying wine in the right way!