4 Olives Wine Bar and Restaurant (Manhattan, KS)

Before I left Manhattan, I made a point to visit all of my favorite restaurants in town one last time. The best of the best of those, and also the most expensive, was 4 Olives Wine Bar and Restaurant. 4 Olives is far and away the best restaurant in the Little Apple. Harry’s (featured later) … Continue reading

2008 Francis Ford Coppola Director’s Chardonnay

It’s been awhile since I did a wine post, and since I don’t have a tremendous amount of time to write tonight, I think the perfect opportunity to do so has presented itself. This week I ventured to the local liquor store to find a rich, bold Chardonnay to pair with the chicken alfredo I … Continue reading

Homework: Drink Wine

Your taxpayer dollars are contributing to my drinking education. As I mentioned in a previous post, I’m taking a wine tasting course this semester at K-State. Each week, we try different varietals of wines and our homework is to buy a bottle of one of those varietals for and go through the tasting process. Life … Continue reading

This Week’s Wines

I turned 21 only seven months ago, but I can already tell you one thing — I love wine. You can find a good wine to go with any food and it almost always makes a meal better. This semester I’m taking a wine tasting class, so each week I’ll have a new set of … Continue reading