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You’ve read it here before, but every year around this time, I find myself reminding people: Sparkling wine, that delightful, frothy beverage that elevates holidays and celebrations, was discovered by accident. Many people, especially Moët and … more
My Mexican friends boast that their Christmas season lasts for almost a month. Celebrations start on Dec. 12, the feast day of the Virgin of Guadalupe. They continue with Las Posadas, a nine-day re-enactment of Mary and Joseph’s journey to … more
No holiday season in New Mexico would be complete without the biscochito. Recipes vary, of course, but you can usually count on a lard or butter base and cinnamon and anise to spice it up. Rob Hawley, president of Taos Herb Co., hosted his … more
Mary Spears of the Taos High School culinary arts program wants hungry Taoseños to know about a unique lunch option in Taos — Edu@Work Café. The menu, with gluten free options, includes items under categories like “From the Pantry” … more
The concept of terroir — the confluence of factors that shape the environment in which grapes are grown — can impact greatly the way a wine smells, tastes and feels in the mouth. Weather and climate, soil composition, solar aspect, length of … more
As the the next phase of the holidays approach, baking cookies comes to mind. I love to have a variety of treats when friends pay a holiday visit. But more importantly, I want to make plenty so I can give some away, too. Home-baked cookies are a … more
In my cellar at home, I have a bottle of a 2006 amarone. I’ve had it for years, saving it until my 40th birthday. The way I see it, if one must turn the dreaded 4-0, one might as well do it with one of the greatest wines in the world. Happily, … more
There are many reasons why people open their own businesses. For Laura Oest, the force behind the new Stella’s 210 in Taos is her eight-year-old daughter, Stella Oest Romero. “I am homeschooling Stella and want to spend as much time as … more
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