Monthly Archives: May 2007

Raise the Bar on Home Entertaining

A bar cart, like this one from designstudiofurniture.com is an elegant solution for a starter bar in a smaller space. You’re finally throwing your first whatever in your new place. Sure it’s small, but you still want your guests to … Continue reading

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Your Personal Sommelier

Quickly, bring me a beaker of wine, so that I may wet my mind and say something clever. Aristophanes Find yourself a wine shop. Then get to know the proprietor. He loves his job and has invested a lot in … Continue reading

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At First Blush

If you learn to do one thing well for a first date, make it this: learn to make a perfect Kir Royale. The aperitif that uplifts, enlivens, and seduces, the Kir Royale is a mixture of Champagne and Creme de … Continue reading

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