Wine Not?

When cooking with wine be sure and choose a wine whose essential qualities will compliment the ingredients of the dish you are preparing.  An article I found in the February/March 2012 edition of Traditional Home (never throw away a good magazine) is a great guide to help you select the right wine for your recipe. Click here for some winespiration.

Well that’s great Liz but what does choosing the right wine for cooking have to do with decorating my home?  Well…..not much, but may I suggest a few wines you may want to sip while enjoying your new decor?

A weekend at your friends guest house.  I’d suggest Pinot Noir for this occassion.


The herbal qualities of a Sauvignon Blanc will help you relax in your newly decorated bedroom.


While entertaining friends in your new dining room try the oaky flavor of a Chardonnay.


When everyone gathers at your house for the Super Bowl, a hearty Cabernet would be a great choice.

Family Room

A glass of your favorite Pinot Grigio makes cooking in your new kitchen so much more fun.

Kitchen V

Cabinets by Scott Dombeck, Dombeck Custom Cabinets of Wittenberg.  Scott will make anything you need to “customize” your project.

Tile from Stange’s installed by our tile installer extraordinaire Bob Fetzer.

Kitchen III

Open a bottle of Merlot to prepare this Wild Striped Bass with Red Wine Butter Sauce….. you don’t have to just cook with it you can enjoy a glass as well.

Wild STriped Bass


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