One of my best meals in Buenos Aires was at HG Restaurant in chic Hollywood. The eatery is part of the boutique Fierro Hotel, and I enjoyed a tasting lunch with hotel manager Martin Rosberg and his brother Andrés who does double duty as sommelier and president of Argentina sommeliers' association.
Andrés & Martin Rosberg
They had assembled a most appealing tasting menu the highlight of which was a loin of lamb. Now Argentina is of course known for its beef but when …
Andres & Lora will kick off the evening as the event's guest bartenders! Enjoy creative cocktails made by the winemakers themselves. Cheese & salami skewers will also be served. Yum!
Enjoy games of croquet and bags near Wheeling's new patio.
Libations & Nourishment
Andres, Christina & the chefs did a special taste-testing of bratwursts for the event, and chose Sheboygan brats as the best of the best! The menu also includes:
Dean Richards and our Andres
Want to see all the fun we had? Check out the PICTURES
HUGE props to the band EVEREST, WGN-TV, Dean Richards, Jeff Hoover,and our fabulous photographer (and wine club member) Mike Miley.
…similar fruit with a oak presence with a hint of vanilla. We had this with a creamyAndres cheese and baguette.
For dinner we had the Doukenie Winery . We had this with thick steaks, roasted potatoes, and roasted squash. On the nose we picked up violets and dark fruit. On the tongue we noted plum, cherry, violet, and herbs. After some initial green pepper upon the first pour, it gave way to some beautiful fruit that I am enjoying from the 2008 …from
· 7:45 am - Dean entertainment news report
· 7:50 am - Dean intros " Everest" (first performance)
· 8:00 am - Another quick welcome
· 8:20 am - " Everest" (second performance)
· 8:45 am - Dean entertainment news
· 8:50 am - Thank you and goodbye from Lynfred with " Everest" (third performance)
We are so very excited that you …
…champ the day we received the grapes. According to Winemaker Andres Basso , "We're making wine history with this one!" This is our first attempt at making a blush wine using hybrid grapes and the results are spectacular. By pressing the grapes early on, we were able to preserve the fresh, fruity characterics of the while downplaying the more herbaceous notes common in grapes. We were so excited about it we made a video of …
…Andres Basso. Andres works with the cellar crew to create exquisite wines. Lynfred's growth called for more assistance in the cellar and our search for the perfect assistant winemaker guided us to Lora Meredith.we are blessed to have a stellar winemaker in
Lynfred Winemaker Andres Basso andLora Meredith at the
Lynfred Winery Shaw'swinemaker dinner
Thenewest addition to the Lynfred winemaking team, Lora Meredith…
Is there Cabernet in my 'stache?
Blame it on the gorgeous weather here today but we were feeling full of tomfoolery at the winery today.
I mustache you a question. Is there Cabernet in my ' stache? Quick! Take the picture! The chefs 'mustache' back to the stove! Winemaker ' stache ( Andres)
Mustaches and Cabernet are an excellent pairing.
Jose' and Mona sporting their fav ' staches
Meet Lynfred , this Saturday at Whole , Andres Basso ! We'll be sampling wines and Mr. Basso will be signing wine bottles and answering your wine questions from 1 pm - 4 pm.
750 N. Martingale Rd.
Andres (the winemaker): Everyone wants to know what the winemaker is drinking. .. he's going to be sipping on ', Cuvee White, and .
Mona (the smiling one behind the tasting bar): She said her family loves the sweet wines so she's bringing, and for them and some and for her and her boyfriend.
Hope (from): She's starting …