Monthly Archives: October 2013

Wicked Spoon

One of the newer hotels on The Strip is The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas.  My daughter wanted us to try the buffet called Wicked Spoon.  She described it as a buffet that was more akin to a tasting menu, rather … Continue reading

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A Very Unique Day

Due to the new rules of air travel, one never knows how to plan.  There was no traffic encountered from our house to the airport, and there was no traffic at the parking lot, and we immediately got on board … Continue reading

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An Early Bottle of Wine

When I first started on the road of discovery about wines, a gentleman in the trade had suggested that I try some Spanish wines as well as the French wines.  Since he was in the trade, and I was a … Continue reading

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A Celebrity

Sometimes a setting can be so parochial, that a celebrity is not recognized, but that type of person is not expected.  This was recently the case, and I can attest to it.  I do some consulting in the retail industry … Continue reading

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A Few More Wines

Since I think I covered most of the tables that really held my interest at the Culinary Extravaganza 2013 this will be my last post of that event until next year, if I am fortunate to go again.  My Bride … Continue reading

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