Spring Awakening

Spring Awakening

Spring Awakening Fresh Artichokes and Tortoise Creek Sauvignon Blanc Artichokes by Janie Master The first luscious artichokes have arrived from California for us.  These bulbous thistle-heads make a really spectacular but light supper or lunch dish and are really...
California

California

March 2015 Mel and I set off for California for two sales meetings with our distributor, various wine tastings and sales calls and a visit to Tortoise Creek in Lodi. The trip also happened to coincide with my birthday and we were to arrive in SF ON my birthday....