Stocking Stuffer: Coppola Diamond Collection

Alcohol, Brands, Drinks, Holidays, Product Reviews, Recipes, Spirits, Wine

We are 4 days away from Christmas! So, if you are in need of a quick and fun stocking stuffer, then I have one that is sure to please the wine enthusiast in your life. The Francis Ford Coppola Winery has released their Diamond Collection wines in can form. And they make for a seriously …

Cheers to the 90th Oscars: Piper-Heidsieck & Coppola Winery

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I have lived all around the U.S., but there’s one city that I hold near and dear to my heart. Hollywood. I am one of those rare unicorns that was actually born and raised in the rolling hills of Los Angeles. My childhood and formative teenage years are filled with exciting memories of growing up …

Books & Bottles: Coppola Winery Book Club

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Time and again, I receive the same request from readers, social media followers, and even friends at casual gatherings… what wine do I recommend? I often smirk at this question for two reasons: I am absolutely not an authority on wine and I hold the unconventional belief in the industry that wine quality is relatively …

Give Thanks with Coppola & Virginia Dare Wine

Alcohol, Brands, Drinks, Entertaining, Holidays, Recipes, Wine

We’re less than a week away from Thanksgiving and that means this weekend will be filled with preparatory trips to the market for supplies. While I am sure you won’t forget the necessities like turkey and yams, there’s one item you need to make sure you don’t go without… wine! Lucky for you, my friends …

Family Coppola Launches Great Women Spirits

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One of the perks of my job is I am one of the first to find out about the newest food and drink products to be released. So, when they are particularly amazing and noteworthy items, I am going to relay this information to you, my lovely reader, as quickly as possible. You should know …

Winemakers Week in Belize

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Looking to plan a winter holiday to escape the frigid temperatures of the season? Then I have a suggestion: Drink wine in Belize. I know, brilliant idea, right?! The Family Coppola Hideaways is inviting guests to join them for a one-of-a-kind Winemaker Week from November 29 to December 6. This extravagantly curated wine tasting adventure will take …

The Director’s Cut

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A surprising perk of my job as a food and drinks writer is that I get the inside scoop on the biggest events in Hollywood.  I am actually sent gift boxes of the scrumptious treats the stars will be munching and sipping on at awards show. Oh yes, the starlet gods have looked down upon me with …