Food and wine lovers, listen up! Tickets to this year’s Charlotte Wine & Food Weekend are on sale, and this year, they’re offering a perk for us millennials. The 35 and younger crowd can purchase a discounted ticket for $75 (normally $125) to the Grand Tasting Event on Friday, April 20. Charlotte Wine & Food… Continue reading 35 or younger? You can score a discounted ticket to Charlotte Wine & Food Weekend
Looking to brush up on your cocktail-makings skills? Same. I can make a mean vodka water with lemon (I know, ew) but when it comes to crafting something special, I don’t have much experience. That’s why I was super pumped to take a SHAKE.STIR.SIP.SOCIALIZE Cocktail Class by Liberate Your Palate. Liberate Your Palate was founded… Continue reading Learn how to craft cocktails with Liberate Your Palate
One of my FAAAVORITE restaurants in Charlotte launched new summertime cocktails this month, and you gotta try them. I could go on and on about how much I love Ilios Noche, but I’ll save that for another time. Let’s focus on the dranks. I tried all five concoctions (only two of them in-full, I swear…)… Continue reading New Summer Cocktails at Ilios Noche
Let me start by saying I know NOTHING about wine. Like, nothing. Honestly, I don’t even really like it. I know it’s an acquired taste, and I should really suck it up, but I just haven’t gotten into it. But I’m very curious about it. I watched every episode of Esquire’s Uncorked this year. I have a… Continue reading Wine & Food Pairing: Corkbuzz
Hi people! Sorry it’s been a while. The craziness of the holidays has put me a little behind on blogging. But I’m back at it to talk about a Charlotte favorite: handcrafted cocktails. A few weeks ago, I attended the Art of the Modern Cocktail Party, the kick-off event for the winter edition of the Cheers… Continue reading Drink up, Charlotte!
Last week, I received a pretty cool email. A member from the Hornets communications team invited me to a media tasting event to showcase new items for the fall season! At first, I was like, is this real?? After close examination I realized that they did indeed intend to invite me. And I was all… Continue reading TWC Arena Unleashes a (Basket)Ballin’ New Menu