Lazy Bitch: Dirty Gin Martini with Ancient Olive Trees

Tuesday, March 7, 2017 0 No tags 0

I’m feeling super sophisticated (and a little dirty, of course) with this martini. Such a simple drink and a classic, I don’t know why I don’t make it more often! I’m a gin kinda lady, but feel free to use vodka if that’s your thing. But to keep this thing dirty, we must use the olive juice. And not just any old olive juice, this beautiful stuff fromĀ Ancient Olive Trees. Loving this premium addition to my martini! It’s super luxurious, but won’t break the bank ($25), and is so worth it.


 

Watch the full video above or here for the lazy bitch approved recipe and some martini 101 basics!

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Drink Wine with Me in LA!

Sunday, December 4, 2016 2 No tags 3

Hot off the (internet) presses! Happy to finally announce Airbnb‘s new way to experience travel – TripsĀ – of which I am a founding City Host. I’ve been playing wine guide for a handful of months now to travelers and it’s been a blast. Excited to finally be able to talk about it. If you are coming to LA for vacation or even if you live here, let’s drink some wine together!

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You can learn more about the trip and book it here.

How to Read a Wine Label

Friday, September 16, 2016 0 No tags 0

Reading a wine label, especially an Old World label, can be a bit confusing sometimes. There’s a lot of words in a different language, you don’t always know the grape variety or the blend, you might not be familiar with the region or winemaker, etc. I thought I could break it down and try to demystify the whole thing. Once you know the things to looks for, it gets easier! And, well, there’s always google…

Watch the vid below!


Photo by Jeremy Dempe