Tag: sangria

5 Refreshingly Cheap White Wines

by in Grocery Shopping, July 18, 2009

White wines make great pairings with light summer dishes — fresh produce, grilled fish and more. Our friend from Snooth.com wine forums recommends five of his favorite whites that are light on the palate and your wallet.

Cheers! Summer Cocktails to Try (& Some Calorie Warnings)

by in Healthy Recipes, Healthy Tips, July 1, 2009

One of the best ways to celebrate a summer day is with drinks at the pool, barbecue, picnic or just the back patio after a long day. But cocktails can come with a hefty calorie count, especially if you like your drinks strong. Here are some tips and recipes.

Healthier Dining Out: Spanish Tapas

by in Dining Out, June 12, 2009

The last time I had tapas it took a while to pick which dishes we wanted (and to determine what exactly was in those dishes). The food was all delicious, but I realized that I should have done a bit more homework before I sat down to order. Here’s what I learned and what you should know before going out for a meal of small plates.