Monthly Archives: February 2015

F.A.Qs: Jaleh Najafali of A Famished Foodie

Originally posted on Flavorful World: a Food, Wine, and Spirits Blog:
Image credit: Jaleh Najafali Anyone who’s been following this blog for more than fifteen minutes knows by now how much I respect and admire the passions of a well-traveled…

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Plans Derail When Wine Fails

I have officially become the “wine person” of my family. This baffles me as I am still just twenty-two and my knowledge of wine has mainly stemmed from some bumbling around, reading, and drinking. The upside of fooling people into thinking … Continue reading

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Thirsty Thursday: Lingonberry Dream

The first time I saw lingonberry concentrate, my first thought was “What the hell is a lingonberry?” I was in high school and had never heard of it, mostly because I didn’t frequent stores like IKEA where lingonberry products abound. … Continue reading

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Lunch at DiFebo’s (Bethany Beach, DE)

The main benefit of having a grandma with a condo at the beach is the ability to use it during the off-season. It’s quiet, the beach is still pretty, and I don’t have to wait for two hours to each … Continue reading

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Book Review: Provence, 1970

I’ve been really behind on my blogging this month, but I finally had some time to sit down and review a book that brings together a number of my interests, Provence, 1970. While I’m not particularly interested in the ’70s, I … Continue reading

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WineStudio: Cabernet, I Think ‘Yay!’

I have recently been plagued by a cold that makes the actual plague seem enjoyable. Since I could hardly breathe, let alone taste anything, I was a bit behind on sipping the wines sent to me for January’s #WineStudio. Run … Continue reading

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Lunch at Vapiano (Washington D.C.)

Even though I’ve posted several Italian-heavy reviews lately, I don’t eat Italian food that often. While I think fresh pasta can be phenomenal, I rarely find myself craving it, nor do I need to eat pizza every day to feel fulfilled. … Continue reading

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