Politicos have historically committed their young men to battle in order to address a perceived wrong or a desire for conquest. Until the religious wars of 16th and 17th centuries, however, these wars pitted soldier against soldier (led by their king) — and so the ensuing damage was more to human bodies and less to […]
Domaine Darius… fortunate to snag a bottle of his 1679 post-dinner, port-style wine, created as a tribute to Newman’s port house in Newfoundland … I do recommend that you put yourself on a list for future wine of this style.
Rosehall Run Vineyards “Indigo” … nose-tingling treat is made primarily from estate-grown Muscat fruit, and has no residual sugar — making it is a celebratory or food-friendly wine . I was thrilled to see a friendly 10.7% alcohol level, and happier yet to pay a fair price …
Don’t let a bad case of the autumn blues get you down. It’s Countylicious time! From October 30 to November 22, Chef Scott Kapitan is offering a special three course dinner for $35. Tempting starters like crab cake with boiled egg, bacon, frisée and saffron mayonnaise, or twice baked laundry farm’s beet soufflé with roasted fennel & beets and goat cheese cream… […]
Three Dog Winery’s “Sweet Sister”, a 2013 Late Harvest Vidal … is a blast of Scottish toffee, lychee, and Meyer lemon marmalade. It is a delicious accompaniment to this season’s desserts — or to finish a memorable meal shared with family and friends as a sipping wine. Yum!
In the early days of the new Republic of the United States, citizens began drinking corn whiskey at an unprecedented rate — drawing down the fury of several Founding Fathers. Even though Europeans were used to the excesses of alcohol consumption at home, they marvelled at the free flow of alcohol in America. By 1820 […]
Welcome to East & Main
Your hosts, Kimberly and David, want the memory of the best in local fare to bring you back to Prince Edward County. Their idea: provide luxury comfort food, but use fresh local ingredients with perfect service that never intrudes upon the camaraderie of good friends. Wellington offered the natural intersection for wine, produce and country casual.