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9 Brilliant Ways to Use Pumpkins at Your Halloween Party This Year

These next-level pumpkin ideas put the “trick” in trick-or-treat. When it comes to throwing a spooktacular Halloween bash, we take decorating and preparing the perfect menu very seriously. Whether this is your first time playing hostess, or you’re looking for new ways to impress your guests this year, these pumpkin hacks will take your party to the next … Continue reading 9 Brilliant Ways to Use Pumpkins at Your Halloween Party This Year

7 Wines For Halloween That You Can Purchase Online

Courtesy of Brands Witching Hour Red Blend Witching Hour Red Blend $6.99 Total Wine With deep flavors of cherry and vanilla, this elegant sip is sure to please the crowd. Plus, at a penny under seven bucks, it is the most inexpensive option on the list. BUY NOW Vampire Cabernet Sauvingnon Vampire Cabernet Sauvignon $14.95 … Continue reading 7 Wines For Halloween That You Can Purchase Online

Find the Best Wine to Pair With Your Favourite Halloween Candy

When you’re a kid, Halloween is all about the candy. Unfortunately, the more sophisticated palate that often comes with adulthood can dampen the former thrill of a holiday that’s largely about cheap scares and even cheaper candy. Thankfully, the folks at Vivino, a popular wine app, have found a way to help elevate the Halloween candy game … Continue reading Find the Best Wine to Pair With Your Favourite Halloween Candy

Halloween Wines

These spooky wines, plus perfect recipes to pair with each, will guarantee a spectacular Halloween bash. Scallop-and-olive eyeball canapés, anyone? 1 of 8 2009 Spellbound Cabernet Sauvignon Rob Mondavi, one of the fourth generation of Mondavis to make wine in California, produces this balanced, affordable Cabernet from vineyards in the Lodi region. Pairing: Chorizo Poached in … Continue reading Halloween Wines

Spiked Chocolate Mudslide Cake

Layers of rich dark chocolate cake filled with Bailey’s and Kahula spiked ganache and then topped with swirls of Bailey’s and Kahula buttercream to create this Spiked Chocolate Mudslide Cake! Decadent and delicious! Ingredients For the Chocolate Cake 3 1/2 Cups All purpose flour 4 Cups Sugar 1 1/2 Cups Unsweetened 1Cocoa powder 1 Tablespoon + 1 teaspoon Baking soda 2 teaspoon Baking powder 2 teaspoon Salt … Continue reading Spiked Chocolate Mudslide Cake

Chez Nous Wine Bar

Chez Nous Wine Bar is an ode to local Ontario wines. Owner Laura Carr spent much of her life trekking around the world in great wine countries like New Zealand, Belgium and France, serving, working, and learning about wines. She’s local too, though, from Niagara Falls, and has personally visited many of the wineries whose … Continue reading Chez Nous Wine Bar

Triple Layer Boston Cream Pie

This Triple Layer Boston Cream Pie is a CLASSIC if there ever was one! A delicious rum infused cake, topped with vanilla bean pastry cream and homemade chocolate ganache! A rich and wonderful New England dessert! Ingredients Pastry Cream: 1 1/3 cups whole milk 1 vanilla bean split lengthwise, paste scraped out 4 egg yolks 1/2 cup granulated sugar 2 tbsp + 2 … Continue reading Triple Layer Boston Cream Pie