Dinner Choices

“What do you want for dinner?” A loaded question this can be. Make no mistake, proceed carefully with the response when the query is posed by your spouse. Do I suggest leftovers? No. Pick up something? Not tonight. Go out to eat? Usually a safe bet. Do we want to include friends? Yes! What do […]


Weekends were made for steak and wine! Or beer! Or even the occasional Margarita, but steak nonetheless. Sometimes it is just a photo of a place we would like to eat at, someday. GB photos, in large gluttonous sizes, can be found at Picasa. Tasty, bold with a hint of sophistication and lacking in pretension. […]

Olives, Sparkling Wine and the Tasting Party

It was Saturday and my wife wanted to go somewhere drab despite it being a beautiful November morning.  She wanted to go to a place in nearby Queen Creek, Arizona called the “Olive Mill“.  A sustainable family-farming venture where the faithful from afar come and bare witness to the oily revelation to be found in […]