Wine Lesson 101: A beginner’s guide featuring sommelier Max Bozoghlian

When I first started dating my now husband I was clueless about wines. He on the other hand, grew up in the restaurant industry and his family owns a popular Los Angeles Argentine steakhouse called Carlitos Gardel. They happen to have the largest inventory of Argentine wine outside of Argentina thanks to my brother in law, Max Bozoghlian. Max is the restaurant‘s sommelier.

A sommelier, or wine steward, is a trained and knowledgeable wine professional, normally working in fine restaurants, who specializes in all aspects of wine service as well as wine and food pairing.

And lucky for us I interviewed my favorite sommelier, Max Bozoghlian about all things wine!

Wine Lesson 101: A beginner's guide featuring sommelier Max Bozoghlian

Wine Lesson 101: A beginner’s guide featuring sommelier Max Bozoghlian

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The Modern Girl’s Guide To Being a Great Hostess: (even if it doesn’t come naturally to you)

If I haven’t made it obvious already, I love to host at my home. I love making memories and inviting people over to feel loved and pampered via food and good conversation.

But with our busy schedules it can be daunting and overwhelming to host a dinner party. But here are some tips I’ve learned along the way to make your next dinner party a huge hit and you get to have fun too! Read More




No Bake Watermelon Cake

If you’re looking to cut calories but still want to have your cake, this all natural watermelon cake is what you need. My sister in law had gestational diabetes during her second pregnancy. So when it came to celebrating her birthday she decided she still wanted cake but not the traditional kind. Thats where this no bake watermelon cake came into fruition.

All the kids(and me!) were so excited you would think it was a real birthday cake! I’ve never seen watermelon disappear so quickly!

 

 

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