& Interesting Links........
www.patriciawells.com -- Pat Wells cooking classes in Paris and Provence
If you like cheese: sign up for cheese expert Janet Fletcher's newsletter, Planet Cheese: http://www.janetfletcher.com/newslettersignup
Hart Davis Hart Wine Co., a wine auction house based in
Chicago, also operates a retail website. "I like to
say we sell drinkable wines," says President Paul Hart. "A
majority of them have some bottle age and are ready to
drink, after being stored under ideal conditions."
More useful links:
http://www.culinaryartscollege.org/ a website cataloging culinary schools around the U.S.
John Mariani's Virtual Gourmet newsletter: If a cool new spot opens anywhere in the U.S., John has likely dined there--
out his lively newsletter so you'll know where to go!
-- for news about regional American and California wines,
see this comprehensive site
also Articles & Wine Reviews by B.E.
Place -- wine and food, including
The Bio-Mat -- an amazing health
tool, promoting balanced biorhythms, energy flow and
well-being. Meticulously crafted of semi-precious
stones (amythyst, turquoise) and natural fibers. For
more information or demonstration, go to:
Beatriz Vidal is a painter and
children's book illustrator from Argentina, who lives part
of each year in New York. Beatriz and I worked on a
couple of stories together, including Federico and the
Gift of the Magi. Her sense of color and design is
bold and magical.