Tag Archive | "celebration"

Winter Warming and New Year Celebrating – with our without alcohol

December 29, 2013 No comments yet

The New Year is almost here and winter has most certainly arrived. There is still celebrating to be done and plenty of warming by the fire. There are also those “Resolutions” to deal with. If your New Year’s Resolutions include reducing or eliminating alcohol, or just if you just want to avoid morning headaches, we have a couple of tasty ideas. With all of the extra calories that come with the Holiday Season festivities, VinSanté with its low – 10% sugar content can help to not increase the holiday bulge. These recipes, of course, use VinSanté, so will reduce sugar intake as well.

November 22, 2013 No comments yet

One of the tricks I learned I still use to roast turkeys today (and on chickens as well). I make a mixture of finely chopped onions, garlic, herb and spices, and mushrooms in warm olive oil and butter. I use thyme, tarragon, and a touch of cinnamon for flavoring. I then loosen the skin on the bird’s breast and spread the mixture between the skin and the breast meat. It permeates the bird’s breast, and to some extent the whole bird. Lately, I like basting the bird with VinSanté Sauvignon Blanc to keep it nice and moist.

Versatile VinSante

October 24, 2013 No comments yet

The variety of responses we receive reflect the wonderful diversity in our population. We have people who say, “Oh, I can’t drink wine, because it gives me headaches” and are happy that there is not only zero alcohol, but also no sulfites or yeast (which often cause the headaches).

Easter & Passover Holidays

March 25, 2010 No comments yet

In the past few weeks when we have been pouring samples of VinSanté at Whole Foods Markets in Denver and Boulder Colorado, we have had many people comment on how good VinSanté would be with the Passover meals. It not only tastes good, but the whole family (including the children) can enjoy it. It is much more [...]