Friday, December 9, 2011

Weekly Run-Down

Here is a quick run-down of my week...

        Purchased this Wine Bag and this one from the Towne9 etsy shop. These will make great Christmas gifts {filled with a lovely bottle of wine of course}. I'm excited to receive them.
        Partnered to host a Chocolate and Beer Pairing through work. Guided by the Brew Master of a local beer company and our Chief Chocolatier. Lots of great pairings. Christmas Ales, Sugar Plums, Chocolate-Covered Oranges..and on and on.
         I really really want to see New Years Eve this weekend. It looks so great and I loved Valentine's Day, so I'm hoping this one will be just as good.
        I received my Cold Hands Warm Hearts package on Tuesday and am loving everything. A detailed post on the contents will come on Dec 14th. I got paired with Chelsea, check out her blog here. I also received some great hand-made items from her etsy shop. Check it all out! Here's a sneak peak at the gloves I received...
        Had a delicious tasting at work for an upcoming event. Check out some of the great appetizers we sampled.
    Top to bottom:
  • Chocolate Braised Short Rib Crostini |Avocado and Citrus
  • Shrimp Salad and Endive | Dill and Salmon Roe.
  • Blue Cheese Tartlet |  Chocolate Vinaigrette, Fennel and Parsley Salad
  • Mint Lamb Sausage | Harissa and Oil Cured Olive  (top)
  • Almond Stuffed Date Wrapped in Prosciutto | Marmalade Mustard Glaze



8 comments :

  1. Yum there is nothing better than good cheese!! I never saw Valentine's day.. i may have to check it out! Cute wine bag! -Rachel (for the birds)

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  2. A chocolate and beer pairing?! Nom.

    www.chillairandperfume.blogspot.com

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  3. Ohmygoodness, I didn't eat breakfast and all this looks soooo good!

    Thanks for the shout out! have an awesome weekend!

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  4. everything looks delish! I now have some party food inspiration, thank you!

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  5. I seriously love the wine bag! :) what a cute little present, must look for them where I live! I am now following your blog :D

    Hailes <3

    P.s Merry Christmas!

    hailesheartsfashion.blogspot.com

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  6. Oh, this look and sound delicious. Hello, chocolate braised short rib!

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  7. Thanks for the comments ladies. Glad you are along for the ride Hailes! I'm heading to check out your blog now.

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