Monthly Articles

Come Dine With the Godfather

  We haven’t come across many people who can say that they’ve never watched a Godfather movie. One of the Dollies can say that and can no longer live with the disappointment reflecting back at her from judgy eyes. It’s time to pop a cap in this Dolly’s Godfather cherry.  We decided to make the… Continue reading Come Dine With the Godfather

Monthly Articles

Off the Grid Winery 2018

Off the Grid Winery, which was a winery we also visited last year, is still highly recommended. Due to unforeseen circumstances that caused them to have a supply of late harvest Pinot Gris, the winery used the grapes to create a new bottle of wine which will may never be recreated and it was really,… Continue reading Off the Grid Winery 2018

Monthly Articles

Dolly Does Diabolica

We Dollies love our wine. We have gone on wine tours, love trying new varieties, enjoy a glass with dinner, and although we are far from sommeliers, we are constantly trying to improve our knowledge of our favourite fermented fruit.  For this month's Sunday Funday, we decided to invite a few close friends over for… Continue reading Dolly Does Diabolica

Tuesday Ramblings

Pardon Me, Do You Have Any Captain Mo?

A few years ago, when we were in Mexico, my husband happened to make the faux pas of faux pas. It was equal parts hilarious vs. embarrassment to everyone but him and the sommelier - mainly because the sommelier was super confused and my husband was oblivious. First of all, let me just say that… Continue reading Pardon Me, Do You Have Any Captain Mo?

Recipes

Chicken and Mushroom Pasta in Creamy Madeira Wine Sauce

We Dollies love pasta. Finding a pasta dish at a restaurant like Moxie’s and then trying to find a similar recipe is always interesting. We found one on Pinterest that had the ingredients we were looking for. We got together and made the recipe a couple of weeks before the party for ourselves and our… Continue reading Chicken and Mushroom Pasta in Creamy Madeira Wine Sauce