Dishes and Drinks – A Tour with Discover Omaha

Read all about our evening with Discover Omaha Tours!       One of our favorite things to do when we travel to a new city is to find some of the best places to have a cocktail and if we are lucky food to match! Normally we have to travel a long way toRead more

Sonoma’s Sparkling Gem – Visiting Gloria Ferrer Caves and Vineyards!

Hand holding a champange flute filled with Gloria Ferrer Blanc de Noirs Sparkling wine in front of a vista of the Sonoma Valley.
The Gloria Ferrer Blanc de Noirs has a beautiful color that blends perfectly with the Sonoma Valley landscape below!

Check out our experience with sparkling wine in Sonoma Valley at Gloria Ferrer wine!       Mornings in the Sonoma Valley can be magical, especially when the surrounding mountains slip into view as the warm sun chases the morning fog away. Add sipping a little fantastic sparkling wine while sitting on a terrace overlookingRead more

A Visit to Sonoma’s Spirited Side – Prohibition Spirits

Woman standing at the bar of the Prohibition Spirits Tasting Room in Sonoma, California

Check out our trip to an amazing Sonoma Valley distillery! We also used their Nocino to make a fabulous walnut cocktail!       When most people think about visiting Sonoma, they envision rolling hills covered in grapevines and beautiful tasting rooms, but there is a whole other side of Sonoma that has a trulyRead more

Blackberry Sazerac and a visit to St. George Distilling

A blackberry sazerac cocktail featuring St George Spirits Absinthe Verde sits ready to drink.

Check out our visit to a Bay Area Distillery on our latest trip! We also developed a sazerac cocktail featuring the products!       Have you ever smelled a room filled with perfectly ripe pears? Luckily we have and it is amazing, especially when that room happens to also hold a craft distillery!  RegularRead more

Earl Grey Manhattan and a Visit to Anchor Distilling

An Earl Grey Manhattan cocktail

 A Tour of Anchor Distilling in San Francisco and a Rye Whiskey cocktail! See our great experience, and creation of an Earl Grey cocktail!       A lot of folks we know collect things like a t-shirt or a magnet from the places they travel, but what do we come home with? Bottles ofRead more

A Trip To Wine Country – Visiting the Russian River Valley

The Caves at Thomas George Estates Winery!

More of our trip to California Wine Country – Russian River Valley wineries, Alexander Valley and Dry Creek, along with Napa and Sonoma Valleys! Cheers!       We got to northern California about a week after the fires had broken out and headed up towards our vacation rental near Guerneville, which is a smallRead more

Napa Valley is Open and Needs You!

A toast to great friends at Frog's Leap Winery!
A toast to great friends at Frog's Leap Winery!

If you are taking a trip to Napa Valley, we have some suggestions for you!       If you have watched the news over the last few weeks, you probably saw some footage of the horrific wildfires that swept through Santa Rosa, California and the nearby Sonoma and Napa Valleys. If you have aRead more

24 Hours in Kansas City – A Foodie Getaway!

The Smoky Cocktail at SOT

Come along with us on our 24 hours visiting Kansas City on our Foodie Getaway!       Whenever we travel and no matter the destination, we always pack one thing, our appetite! We love traveling to places just to discover new places to eat or drink, and usually our plans revolve about what restaurant,Read more

Food and Fun – The KC Flavor Festival at Worlds of Fun

KC Flavor Festival - BBQ Wings and Burnt Ends
Chargrilled BBQ chicken wings and KC Style BBQ Burnt Ends along with beer from Kansas City's Cinder Block Brewery!

We spent a day of fun at Worlds of Fun in Kansas City at the KC Flavor Fest!       This past weekend we made the short drive from Omaha down to Kansas City to check out the KC Flavor Festival at Worlds of Fun! The KC Flavor Festival is a new event thatRead more

Wine and Dine – A Wine Feast with Dante

Dante Ristorante Pizzeria - Tuscan Wine Dinner featuring Baracchi WInes

Check out one of our favorite Omaha restaurants, Dante at a wine dinner we attended.       When one of your favorite restaurants asks you to come in and work with them to create a special cocktail to be offered on the menu for a special wine dinner, you jump at the chance! WeRead more