Skippy Tostadas

Yep, here it is, what you’ve been waiting for! The famous Skippy Tostada recipe. This is a brunch meal for sure. You won’t need lunch if you eat this for breakfast. First you need to cook the pancetta, and chop it up. Then grate three cheeses (Motz, Cheddar and Monterey Jack) on your tostada. Then […]

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Bud Break

Everywhere I turn, every blog I read, all I have been hearing about is Bud Break, Bud Break, Bud Break. All the wineries are talking about it too. I don’t really understand why it’s such a big deal. Well, I suppose it is a big deal, maybe I just don’t understand why so many people […]

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Chesler Label

The Chesler label has a pretty good following. It’s a picture of Mia’s mom, Eileen Chesler, waterskiing. It makes people smile. Sometimes, it’s not only what is in the bottle, but what is on the label that connects people. We hear stories from people who grew up waterskiing, their mom’s that did competition waterskiing, and […]

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Day 3: Big Butter Jesus

Day 3. More Cincinnati (with a sneak into Northern Kentucky first) and then to Dayton. First, to The Party Source in Bellevue, KY. You’d guess it was a big store by the name but you might not guess that they have quite the selection of fine wines, with upstairs perfectly temperature controlled storage, and a […]

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April 14th, 2009 – Winemaker Dinner

The Patron Restaurant and Mia Klein of Selene Wines, a tiny producer of hand-crafted Napa Valley wines invite you for an evening of haute cuisine and hedonistic pleasures. Selene Wine Dinner Tuesday April 14th, 2009 7:00pm Chef Amber McCool and her culinary team have selected a four course menu to express Mia’s wines. A marriage […]

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April 16th, 2009 – Winemaker Dinner

Dorothy Lane Market Thursday, April 16, 2009 6:00 PM in the DLM School of Cooking, Dayton, Ohio. Selene Winery Dinner with Mia Klein owner/winemaker of Selene Wines. Dinner guests will receive a Riedel Vinum Bordeaux stem. Menu courses to be paired with each wine: Hand Rolled Pizza with Caramelized Onion, Goat Cheese and Prosciutto; Wild […]

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