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Eleven Madison Park’s Apple Whiskey Cocktail

Make the Eleven Madison Park's Apple Cocktail, get the recipe on The Tate SF
As we mentioned in this post, we started our experience at Eleven Madison Park with seasonal fall cocktails. This apple cocktail with rye, amaro, and foie gras was incredibly delicious. The bartenders at Eleven Madison Park carefully craft each cocktail to order, starting with branding their ice with the Eleven Madison Park logo. It’s an extra special... Continue Reading

Italian Wines for Thanksgiving

Pink bubbles at Biondivino Wine Shop in San Francisco
As you probably know, one of our favorite places to find interesting Italian wines is our local wine boutique, Biondivino. They carry an amazing selection and have personal relationships with many small production winemakers in Italy (for example, our recent trip to Monteraponi). We always love pinot and pink bubbles at Thanksgiving, but this year we’ve asked... Continue Reading

Eleven Madison Park’s Cranberry Cocktail

The new bar at Eleven Madison Park in New York City, see more on The Taste SF
We recently visited Eleven Madison Park on a rainy fall day in New York City. We arrived early for our reservation, so we decided to start off with seasonal cocktails. The cranberry cocktail is the perfect bubbly cocktail to serve at Thanksgiving or during a holiday cocktail party. We’ll be sharing more about our experience at Eleven... Continue Reading

All-Clad Giveaway + Thanksgiving Made Easy

It's so easy to make a a golden Thanksgiving Turkey! Find out how on the Taste SF.
Thanksgiving is just around the corner, so we’re sharing some last-minute tips to make Thanksgiving easy, more delicious, and less stressful. A high-quality roasting pan is a Thanksgiving essential. Turkeys are heavy, and you need a sturdy pan (not disposable foil) to move a hot turkey around the kitchen safely and ensure that it cooks evenly. You’ll be... Continue Reading

Wine Country Inspired Thanksgiving Table

Thanksgiving Table Setting at Round Pond Estate by The Taste SF
Thanksgiving is right around the corner, so we are sharing our elegant wine country Thanksgiving table setting that we created for one of our favorite Napa wineries, Round Pond Estate. We love a long, rustic table for big gatherings of family and friends, but you could do something similar with a round table. We started with a large centerpiece... Continue Reading


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Stemware perfected. This glass works for reds, whites, and sparkling. We didn't believe it until we tried it, and now it's the first one we reach for.

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