July 10, 2009

Swirl...Sip...Savor

If you're looking for a relaxed activity or theme for your next summer soiree, consider hosting a small wine tasting party in your home. Decanter.com offers a wonderful (and free!) wine tasting kit download complete with a how-to on taking methodology notes, an aroma chart and a score card print-out to give to each of your guests. Below is an inspiration board to help you get in the mood for mingling and merlot.

Swirl...Sip...Savor


  • These metal plaques offer a stylish way to label a selection of cheese -- Neiman Marcus
  • In addition to cheese, serve your guests a variety of finger foods such as french onion crostini and stuffed figs. They make for a beautiful presentation and are pretty easy to make -- Rachel Ray