November 2014

Wine Harlots Holiday Wine Gift Guide 2014

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What to Give a Wine Drinker for Christmas Normally, the Wine Harlots Holiday Gift list has selections of things not related to wine, because after a year immersed in vino, we think wine related gifts are lame. But this year we are bowing to the conventional wine writer trope. First off, if you are a […]

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#DrunkMartha Crafts:
Japanese Furoshiki Gift Wrap for Wine Bottles

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Want to zhuzh-up that wine bottle that you’re giving as a gift? The stylish way is to do a Furoshiki wrap on the bottle. Wine Harlots were going to do a how-to video, but our #DrunkMartha crafting coordination skills didn’t result in a useable project — it was funny as hell,  but the Head Harlot made […]

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#DrunkMartha Crafts:
Santa and Reindeer Wine Bottles

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Clearly, I need a paying job. Because with lots and lots of idle time, an ocean of wine samples and a glue gun does not bode well for humanity. (Oh, the humanity!) It’s widely known that I’m very crafty — just not very arts and crafty. Power tools, sharp objects and hot-glue paired with The […]

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Best Champagne Bottle Stopper

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“I’ll drink your champagne. I’ll drink every drop of it, I don’t care if it kills me.” ― F. Scott Fitzgerald Even though the Wines Harlots motto is excess is best, even for us, sometimes we have have leftover Champagne at the end of the evening. Wasting wine is a sin in our book, but […]

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Bakespace.com Kitchen Party G+ Hangout

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A few weeks ago I was an expert guest on BakeSpace.com’s G+ video hangout pairing Scharffen Berger chocolate with Ferrari-Carano wine. I joined the BakeSpace.com hosts, content producer Babette Pepaj and Rene Lynch of the Los Angeles Times. Cy Olney, the Scharffen Berger chocolate expert (how do we get that job) shared chocolate pairing tips, with guests Elise Bauer of Simply Recipes and my favorite wine drinking buddy, Amy Corron Power of Another Wine Blog rounding out the panel. We had an awesome time, if you missed the session, click the video below to watch all the hijinks!

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Help Fund Terroir Champagne: The Book

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“There comes a time in every woman’s life when the only thing that helps is a glass of  Champagne.” ― Bette Davis Help fund Terroir Champagne: The Book.   Make it happen. My friend, Caroline Henry, has given her heart to France and her soul to Champagne. After living in Dom Pérignon’s village the past three […]

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