Here’s how to celebrate your Valentine’s Day.
One of our favorite vendors to visit, perhaps even the favorite, is the Channing Daughters Winery in Long Island. And it’s not just for the tastings!
FreshDirect customers share our passion for Pinots, so we decided to celebrate our mutual love with a week of Pinot Mania! Our resident wine experts, Nicole and Rodolphe, have selected seven of their favorites, ranging from outstanding value to exceptional pedigree. Whether you’re looking for the perfect dinner pairing, or a bottle for romantic sharing, we’ve got the red or white pinot for you.
Rodolphe and Nicole, our wine merchants, have put together their top 10 selections for you to enjoy this spring. Whether you’re planning a picnic in the park or a formal celebratory dinner, you’ll find something to love on our list. Check them out and try them all!
When you’re a cheese wiz — like our cheese and specialty foods buyer, Ken Blanchette — late spring and early summer mean a delicious seasonal flavor shift for many fresh cheeses.
But you don’t have to be an expert to get excited about fresh spring cheeses!
Read on to learn about Ken’s early-summer cheese favorites (both local treats and imports), score two affordable wines for perfect spring-cheese pairings and learn a little more about why eating seasonal cheese is so exciting….
Hooray — that glass of red wine you just drank is good for your health! Oh wait, no, drinking that bottle of wine is actually pretty risky business. Confused yet? You’re not alone.
In this week’s post, the fifth and last in the series of National Nutrition Month coverage of the Dietary Guidelines for Americans 2010 (DGA-2010), I’ll try to set the record straight; or at least, to provide a review of what the official state-of-the-science research says about it.
First off, drinking too much has well-known health consequences, and nobody is advocating overdoing it. Abstaining is always an important option.
That said, there are nuances for responsible adults of legal drinking age who enjoy a drink now and then. Namely, there is strong evidence for heart health benefits, and there are also ways for breastfeeding moms to responsibly enjoy a drink, too….