Category Archives: wine

Sunday Suppers: Tilapia with sweet potato quinoa and sauteed green beans

Sunday, a day of rest according to my religious faith.  I am still trying to remember what it means to be a student and find that elusive thing called balance. I got up and headed to a church in East … Continue reading

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Tilapia with White Wine Caper Sauce

One can get really creative with frozen fish. You just have to put on your thinking cap…lol. I had two pieces of frozen tilapia in my freezer for a few weeks and I figured it was time to eat them. … Continue reading

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A tale of contradictions(part 1): Vegan by night……

A few weeks ago, I cashed in my groupon to view a vegan cooking demonstration (with lots of samples) at the Viking Center. If you don’t know about Viking, they make those lovely stainless stoves that are found in restaurants and … Continue reading

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10 months to Wine

On Saturday, I learned it takes approximately 10 months to go from grapes to wine. I cashed in my living social coupon for a three hour event at a wine making facility called the Wine Press and learned all about the … Continue reading

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Cosmo’s quick dish: Quinoa with spinach and tomatoes

Before Irene, I was brainstorming on what I could throw together that would last in my refrigerator or a cooler for a few days without spoiling. I decided to do a play on a dish I learned a few years … Continue reading

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Viva Barcelona!

I’m sure you thought this post was going to be about Barcelona, Spain. It’s on my bucket list, but I haven’t made it there yet. On the contrary, I am referring to one of my favorite restaurants in New Haven.  The … Continue reading

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CT wine tasting, Groupon Style

I have always been amazed at the amount of wineries that Connecticut has. Given that wine is my drink of choice, I have been equally amazed that in all of my years in CT that I have not explored any … Continue reading

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