Tag Archives: Monterrey

Christmas Dinner

I trust all that celebrated the Christmas Holiday had a grand time. With all the entertaining that we do at the house, this particular holiday always allows us to be entertained elsewhere. One of my cousins always has this dinner … Continue reading

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More Grazing at the Culinary Extravaganza 2013

There is a kind of unwritten rule, that one should not write a blog article that is too long, hence I am writing a series of shorter articles, because there was so much to encounter and savor.  I also feel … Continue reading

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A Taste of Monterey; A Wine Club

Well I was labeling and storing all the wine that my Bride had bought for the holidays and all of the dinners that she either prepared in the last weeks or so, or soon to be.  She likes to buy … Continue reading

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My Bride’s Annual Ladies Christmas Party

Long before I came on the horizon my Bride has had a Ladies Christmas Party.  Some have been attending since the first one and that is several decades ago.   It is a pleasure watching her drive herself to a frazzle … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving, A Second Day

My Bride made so much food for Thanksgiving and even with giving away food as people left, we still had so much, that she invited everyone back for dinner Saturday evening as well.   With all the family and the out-of-towners … Continue reading

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“Well…Do You Feel Lucky?”

I would venture to say any guy from my generation knows that question and the fellow that asked it.  The actor was known for paring his dialogue down and his raspy voice worked to great effect in the Dirty Harry … Continue reading

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Tamas Pinot Grigio While Preparing for a Labor Day Party

Today we are working around the house getting ready for a group of twenty-some people for a Labor Day dinner.  It is not so much the fact that we are celebrating this particular holiday, but the family gets together for … Continue reading

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Fourth of July

This is a holiday that makes me reminiscent of my youth and old neighborhood in Detroit.  In Southwest Detroit we had the only parade on the Fourth of July in the city.  Then we would go to the park where … Continue reading

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A Junior High School Reunion and a Chardonnay

I grew up in Southwest Detroit and I attended a Junior High School that was fed by four elementary schools.  From the Junior High the students because of geographic boundaries and potential school achievements went on to five or six … Continue reading

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