Dec
29

Wine Tasting, Mainly Sparkling Whites But Others Too

We had another get together for our monthly wine club. Last time we did Pinot Noirs and this time the theme was sparkling whites along with seafood. The basic concept is that every couple brings a bottle of wine along with a dish within our theme for the evening. We met at David & Noreen’s […]

Dec
27

Jardin, Cabernet Sauvignon, 2004

Opened a bottle of Jardin tonight. I bought a few bottles some months ago but never got around to trying it. Was in the mood for a cab tonight and found this bottle on my wine rack. I tend to buy wine and then just hold onto it and drink it slowly over time. Definately […]

Dec
25

Frog & Peach, New Brunswick, NJ

I went to Frog & Peach for the first time recently. Checked out the menu online http://www.frogandpeach.com/ and it looked really good. I had also read some good reviews and was looking forward to going. The cuisine is modern american. The restaurant is conveniently located, pretty close to Rt.18. I valet parked the car. I was […]

Dec
24

Thai Kitchen III, Hillsborough, NJ

Went to Thai Kitchen in Hillsborough on thursday night for a casual dinner with a few friends. Thai Kitchen is located in a strip mall on Route 206 near a Stop & Shop and Blockbuster. It’s a relatively small restaurant and usually pretty busy both at lunch and dinner time. Tables are turned over pretty […]

Dec
17

Coccola, Hillsborough, NJ

I went back to Coccola in Hillsborough last Tuesday for dinner with friends. I’ve was there for brunch a few weeks ago and really liked it and it was convenient for everyone, so back I went. You can read about the brunch on an earlier post. Being Tuesday night the place was pretty empty. We were […]