Beach City Brewery Review - Confessiongirl.com #AmericanCraftBeerWeek

Beach City Brewery Review, #AmericanCraftBeerWeek Day 3

Beach City Brewery Review: Crafty Ales, Russian Imperial Stouts and the Dankiest IPA Yet Beach City Brewery situated in Huntington Beach, home of yours truly was a perfect way to spend a Monday night. Celebrating their one year over the weekend, the board was full of crafty anniversary ales highlighting some very unique brews, like…




American Craft Beer Week, Avery Brewery’s IPA Review - Confessiongirl.com

American Craft Beer Week, Avery Brewery’s IPA Review

In honor or American Craft Week, we thought we would pick a few selections to highlight this week. First up, an Indian Pale Ale from Avery Brewing Company in Boulder, Colorado. Brewer’s Notes Avery IPA demands to be poured into your favorite glass to truly appreciate the citrusy, floral bouquet and the rich, malty finish.…




2012 Pacificana Zinfandel Wine Review - Confessiongirl.com

2012 Pacificana Zinfandel From Club W Review

Adventures in Wine Tasting: Club W 2012 Pacificana Zinfandel After a little bit of hiatus, I finally opened the third bottle from my Club W wine box, the 2012 Pacificana Zinfandel. This surprising gem was wonderful from the moment I popped the cork. An untraditional Zin has loads of juicy aromas and complex layers on…




A few Cinco de Mayo Facts & Recipes To Enjoy The Day - Confessiongirl.com

A few Cinco de Mayo Facts & Recipes To Enjoy

Cinco de Mayo is really more of a United States celebrated tradition than in Mexico, but increasing the popularity around the world, like Australia. Though Cinco de Mayo has been titled the Mexican Independence, in Mexico their independence is actually celebrated on September 16th. Plus, the festivities were originally called El Dia de la Batalla de Puebla, when…




PG-13 Pinot Grigio Wine Review

PG-13 Pinot Grigio Wine Review From Club W

Bottle #2: Crisp, Refreshing and Ready For Spring It’s time to review my second bottle from my Club W box, the PG-13 Pinot Grigio! Ever since I started drinking wine, I mostly gravitated to earthy robust red wines. In the last couple of years, since California seems to skip winter, a nice cold refreshing glass…




The Independent Petite Sirah Wine Review

2013 The Independent Petite Sirah From Club W Review

Ever wondered what wines will stain your mouth after just one glass? I’ll tell you the 2013 The Independent Petite Sirah is definitely one of those, but don’t turn your nose on this dark, jammy and dry wine just yet! Wine Makers Notes Chris Condos has been making (amazing) Petite Sirah for a longgggg time…




Club W Review: A New Wine Club

Club W Review: A New Kind of ‘Wine Club’

  Wine Club Revolutionizing How You Discover and Share Wine I’m the first to admit, if it has anything to do with wine, I’m pretty much a sucker for it. I love finding new wines to drink, recommend and add to my party arsenal! So, when I noticed the Facebook ad for W Wine Club…




Mother Earth Brewing Co Kismet IPA Review Beer, Movie and Homemade Pizza

Mother Earth Brewing Co Kismet IPA Review

Beer, Movie and Pizza It’s been a couple of weeks since my last thirsty Thursday brew post and what better way to start it up again then with Mother Earth Brew Co. Kismet IPA. It’s time to relax, drink a brew and watch a movie. Brewer’s Notes: Do you believe in fate, destiny, chance, will?…




Wines To Try In 2015 - Confession Girl

Sparkling White Wines For 2015

Sparkling Wines to try in 2015: Michelle & Prosecco Reviews Sometimes a little carbonation is just what the day calls for, and no more so then ringing in the New Year with friends. So, the last few weeks I found two really fun sparkling white wines for each palate range – those who like their…




Mascota Cabernet has the taste of a full-bodied wine with a dash of balanced sweetness

Mascota Cabernet Just As Beautiful As The Name

Mascota Cabernet has the taste of a full-bodied wine with a dash of balanced sweetness. Sore muscles knocked me to the couch for a few evenings so, might as well catch up on the final episodes of Newsroom and pour myself a nice glass of wine. Tonight’s selection Mascota Cabernet from Argentina, not only surprised,…