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Recipe: "Classic for the Classics" Roast Salmon with Lemon Burre Blanc

Featured Food, Wine & Movie Pairing

Ca’ Vescovo Pinot Grigio 2014 from Venezie, Italy with High Society (1956) - 12/23/15 @ 11pm ETCa-Vescovo-Pinot-Grigio-2014-&-High-Society-(1956)

Today's Recipe: Chef Plum prepares his "Classic for the Classics" Roast Salmon with Lemon Burre Blanc

WINE & MOVIE PAIRING: What better to pair this classic, refreshing Pinot Grigio with than High Society? The film’s love triangle of a divorced socialite (Grace Kelly), her ex-husband [...]

December 23rd, 2015|1 Comment

Meet Chef Plum

Chef Plum spices it up with original recipes for TCM Wine Club

TCM Wine Club has teamed up with culinary veteran, Chef Plum to showcase great nights in with a movie and wine!

Chef Plum has created original recipes, which compliment the highlighted wine and movie. Watch him for fun, easy to recreate recipes - that you will enjoy making at home for yourself, family and friends. Dishes that take ‘dinner and a movie’ to the next [...]

December 23rd, 2015|2 Comments

Recipe: Chef Plum pays homage to Alfred Hitchcock's classic North by Northwest

Featured Food, Wine & Movie Pairing for Tuesday Dec. 22 at 5:15PM (ET)

Tobias Winemaker’s Selection Chardonnay 2013 from North Coast, California & Alfred Hitchcock’s classic North by Northwest.

Today's Recipe: Chef Plum pays homage to Alfred Hitchcock's classic North by Northwest. Plum's “Mistaken Identity” Roast Chicken with Onion Jam - pairs perfectly with Tobias Winemaker’s Selection Chardonnay 2013 from the North Coast, California. Join Chef Plum for some fun in the kitchen as he blends Food, [...]

December 21st, 2015|0 Comments

What is a Varietal You Ask?

Join us on location at the Francis Ford Coppola Winery, in Sonoma County, California. You’ll hear TCM host Ben Mankiewicz and Master of Wine Justin Howard-Sneyd answer the question - Just what is a Varietal.

Whats a Varietal from TCM Wine Club

HINT- Here's the answer:
Well, a varietal is the term given to the type of grape variety you've used to make that particular wine. So, right behind us here [...]

December 11th, 2015|2 Comments

A Winter’s Dinner: Bacon, Kale, and Sweet Potato Shepherd’s Pie

By Sarah Shotwell
Shepards-Pie
Cold winter nights call for comfort food in front of the fire and a glass of red wine. This recipe puts a modern, hearty spin on a cloudy weather classic. A slice of shepherd’s pie is the perfect meal to eat out of a single bowl. Balance it on your knee while curled up on the sofa!

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December 9th, 2015|1 Comment

Movie & Wine Pairing - Lust for Life

Our next scheduled movie & wine pairing for the TCM Wine Club will take place Wednesday, Dec 9 at 3:45 PM (ET)

The Movie: Lust for Life (1956)
The Wine: Grande Reserve de Gassac Blanc 2014

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Tasting Notes:

The rugged landscape of the southern France lends itself to this wine’s concentrated notes of wild herbs and citrus just as it did [...]

December 7th, 2015|3 Comments

Secret Santa: The Gift Of A Re-Organized Wine Journal

By Paullette Gaudet
Journal
When Time isn’t busy healing-all-wounds or making-hearts-grow-fonder, it can often be found moonlighting in the proving-uncomfortable-truths department. One of those tricky things you only learn with age is that a person really CAN have everything, which is fantastic for them but distressing to the well-intentioned gift-giver.

But never fear! Another gift-giving cliché also eventually proven true with time: It is, indeed, the thought that counts. This year, offer your well-appointed friends the gift of organizing an item they already own!

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December 1st, 2015|0 Comments