Ama Waterways Taste of Bordeaux

Travel

This year we celebrated two very special birthday’s for people in my life: First, Mrs. Buddha turned 50 in February and second, our dear friend Frank turned 50 in August. To celebrate the big occasion we decided to take a river cruise in Bordeaux, the capital of Aquitaine in Southwestern France and one of the world’s undisputed […]

Trummers Aphrodisiac Tasting Menu

Eating Out

This week’s dining out adventure takes us to Trummer’s on Main in Clifton, VA. We were celebrating Valentine’s Day on Friday February 13th to avoid the madness of dining out on the day of the big event. As it is with most weekends we shared this night with our friends Frank and Joy, anxious to try the 4 Course […]

Fleming’s Wine Dinner

Eating Out

This week our Friday Night Date Night took us out on the town to a Wine Dinner Fleming’s in Tysons Corner. The theme of tonight’s Wine Dinner was “Big Reds” and we were excited to try these wines on a cold winter’s night. As it is with most wine dinners we met up with our dear […]

Rib Eye Steak with Miso Red Wine Marinade

Beef

This incredible recipe was found and adapted from an issue of Wine Spectator I received in 2014. The marinade is fantastic and really adds a new dimension to Rib Eye steaks. The Mushroom Panzanella was a great side dish for this delicious grilled steak! I paired this wonderful meal with a nice Malbec. Enjoy this interpretation of Rib […]