When you open the next bottle, just toss the cork into the centerpiece. Now that's efficiency.
Even winemakers need something other than wine sometimes! An occasional margarita hits the spot at a party. On the rocks with salt in a red solo cup, please.
Plating dessert: Three Twins vanilla ice cream with local raspberries, blackberries, almond shortbread cookie, and Amici Cabernet syrup.
Muffin Pan Ice: Pour water on top of lemons or limes & freeze. Perfect way to refresh pitchers of water pretty, too!
Wine Barrel Chiller - the perfect place for your whites at a summer party
If I could ever manage to make something from my French Laundry cookbook, I'd use this idea for placecards at the dinner party!
Believe it or not, dried peas can really look this good!