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The Fruit of the Vine Redefined

In food and wine writing, palate is personal. Definitions seem often archaic. And truth be told – I really know little about new chefs and fine wine or spirits. How … Continue reading

January 2, 2017 · Leave a comment

iChica Meets Davey Outrageous – the Malbec Man

by J “Kat” Loren : : In the tiny town of Plain, on the east side of Steven’s Pass, Seattleites who have summer cabins near Lake Wenatchee and cross country … Continue reading

January 2, 2017 · Leave a comment

The Italian Vintner’s Son

I am a lightweight. I get drunk on things easily – like the laughter and warmth of my fellow travelers on the bus during a wine tour of Taurasi Vineyards in Southern Italy, high above and beyond the bay of Napoli.

July 7, 2016 · Leave a comment

Best Mussels? Penn Cove

by J “Kat” Loren :: Culinary experts agree on one thing – the best mussels come from Penn Cove, just offshore of the town of Coupeville on Whidbey Island, north … Continue reading

September 27, 2014 · Leave a comment