June 13, 2017


photo by @laylamays It all started with toast...... Texas Toast reimagined. I bet you've never tasted avocado toast like this

#cookwithlisa @winewithlisa Flavors of bright lemon, briny capers, creamy butter and lively wine marry together to create a luscious sauce

@winewithlisa  #cocktailswithlisa  #cookwithlisa Texas whiskey-inspired Chicken Wings for you! Grilled chicken wings are the quintessential summertime food. We love wings of

#MyTexasPlate  @winewithlisa  Brilliantly colored wildflowers are abundant across the Texas landscape in the spring, especially when we have adequate winter

#MyTexasPlate   @winewithlisa Plays well with food Some play music, some play with paint, I play with food. I've been

#MyTexasPlate  @winewithlisa Here's a salad that will feed a crowd any night of the week or perfect for a celebration

#MyTexasPlate  @winewithlisa Perfect for Cinco de Mayo celebration! Corn on the cob cooked on the grill transcends corn to a whole

#myTexasPlate  @winewithlisa Lemons, Olive Oil, Herbs and Feta rock this chicken dish! Anytime you combine chicken thighs with lemon, olive oil,

#MyTexasPlate @winewithlisa  Wondering what to make with those boneless pork chops in your freezer? My freezer is packed full of

#MyTexasPlate #cookwithlisa @winewithlisa @mypaellatravels This is THE perfect recipe to get the kids involved! Use everyday food items to create

  Low Carb or not, this is fantastic "bread!" Admittedly, bread-making has never been my passion for me. Throughout my

Several years ago, I purchased a Smokin Tex small electric smoker and, as it turns out, was probably the most

Entertain your guests in your very own kitchen with Austin's Paella Performance Chef, Lisa Mays. Open-kitchen restaurants have been very

Stay Tuned and Stay Hungry! Watch Today in Nashville at 11:00 am on Thursday, July 27th! I'll be demonstrating how

Lisa Mays Party Fowl Near Downtown Nashville
Brunch at Party Fowl! The Chicken is HOT and the Cocktails are sooo Cool! (photos by www.LaylaMaysPhotography.com) Brunch at Party

Dust off the paella pan, find your favorite Spanish recipes and put an egg on it! It's a Paella Brunch! Make

Brunch is available on Saturdays and Sundays from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., the brunch will offer a wide array of hearty

Unique Southern-Inspired Cuisine infused with Southwest flavors    Several years ago when I lived in Austin, I discovered one of

Hey Nashville! What are you drinking this weekend? Barahonda Barrica 2011 is a sexy, full-bodied and complex Spanish Wine that

EVERYONE LIVES THIER LIFE OUT LOUD IN NEW YORK CITY! A week of cabs, skyscrapers, lots of walking and more

An evening of Italian regional specialties all cooked over an open flame! Chef Tony Galzin (Sycamore Nashville, Deli House) and

Please join us on Saturday, August 23rd at POP Nashville As far back as I can remember, my family's kitchen

Summer grilling has just been elevated to a new level of flavor with Smokey Tomato Jam! You have got to

Enjoy Retromarcia Chianti Classico for a taste of old world world charm in each glass!   I immediately fell in

EPICE Neighborhood Lebanese Restaurant  2902 12th Avenue South, Nashville TN 37204 | 615.720.6765 Hours: 11AM - 10PM Tuesday - Saturday

Roble & Barrica's Ribera Del Duero is the ultimate expression of Tempranillo, Spain's most noble red grape.   The main

The Art of Cooking Paella with Lisa Mays, Nashville Food and Wine Blogger and Chef  Nashville's Inaugural Wine Festival will

As long as I can remember, I have always had a passion for cooking and eating paella. My Sicilian and

When three "Southern Foodies" get together in the kitchen to cook and shake up a few cocktails, you just know

  Give pasta and collards to this Italian girl from the south and this is what she makes! When Old

  Traditional Spanish Paella is filled with bold flavors, vibrant colors and is one of the most famous dishes from

The Slider House Rules the small sandwich world with big flavors and The Chef with the Smile! Hungry? "Jonesing" for

'Tis the season to enjoy hand-crafted cocktails in Nashville with the flavors of the holidays!   Nashville's happening cocktail scene

Enjoy this wine & BBQ Pairing for the 4th of July!   The Dreaming Tree Crush Red Blend 2010 is

Spring time (for me) means warm days, cool breezy nights and simple yet elegant evening dinners to pair with the

Looking for something special to pair up with the most romantic day of the year? SCROLL DOWN TO THE END

You'll FALL in love with this pairing! Warm and pleasant days and cool nights in The Texas Hill Country indicate

Our days at The Ranch have been busy and sometimes hectic! As "they" say: "The work's not done 'til the

With the first sip, you will discover this is no ordinary Chardonnay! What flavors come to mind when I say

Enjoy a glass of Merlot from the Italian Dolomites with dinner from the grill.   A French grape with an

Sommelier Heath Porter and Pit Master Chris Lilly put their skills together and treat us to surprising and uncommon pairings

Enjoy crisp and refreshing Mezzacorona Pinot Grigio with Roasted Mediterranean Salmon, a light summertime meal!   Recently on a night

Grab a bag of Kingsford Charcoal,Choice Premium Steaks from Walmart and Fire Up the Grill! It's GRILLING SEASON! Memorial Day

EAT.DANCE.LAUGH.SING...REPEAT! You probably haven't experienced anything like this if you haven't spent an evening at MANGIA NASHVILLE! Nick Pellegrino and

Get ready to fire up your grill for this irresistible pairing! Gorgeous racks of lamb are seasoned with a glorious

Another great choice for lunch and dinner is now open in The Bandywood Shopping Center behind Kroger's in Green Hills.

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Urban Dictionary: gem www.urbandictionary.com A gem is something that is absolutely great! The Cooling Humboldt Current flows up from the

"Wine and cheese are ageless companions" Last month,my wine and foodie group got together for a French-Themed Dinner. Let me

FOR A RECENT POST ABOUT PAELLA PARTIES with Lisa, Read more at Wine With Lisa! Wine with Lisa Hosts A

For when the wine is in, the wit is out. Thomas Becon (1512–1567) Bubbles.Bubbles.Bubbles. Of all the wines that I

Jambalaya,an a crawfish pie an a file gumbo,cause tonight I'm gonna see my ma cher amio Son of a gun,

If food is the body of good living, wine is its soul."  Clifton Fadiman Game Day or ANYDAY-These burgers ROCK! While

‘All I really need is love, but a little chocolate now and then doesn't hurt…’ Lucy Van Pelt, Peanuts  How

 “The success of the dinner depends as much upon the company as the cook."              

"I cook with wine, sometimes I even add it to the food!!" Weekend Cooking: Mussels,Shrimp,Clams,Calamari,Fennel and Saffron bathed in a

There is no love sincerer than the love of food and wine. ~George Bernard Shaw LAMADRID SINGLE VINEYARD RESERVA 2009

 "Love is like swallowing hot chocolate before it has cooled off. It takes you by surprise at first, but keeps

Seize the moment. Remember all those women on the Titanic who waved off the dessert cart. ~Erma Bombeck Lucky me!

 Cooking is like love. It should be entered into with abandon or not at all. —--Harriet Van Horne   Goat

"Fate chooses your relations, you choose your friends." - Jacques Delille  French poet. Celebration of the Season~Tables lined with platters

Old Fashioned Warm Bread Pudding with Plump Raisins and Praline Pecans soaked in a Warm and Buttery Bourbon Sauce Mmmmmm....Just

November and December are the months of parties and if you have reached my blog,you are probably searching for a

FEAST OF THE SEVEN FISHES MENU Get your Sicilian-ON at MANGIA NASHVILLE every Friday & Saturday night during the Christmas

GROCERY STORE WINE BAR IN TENNESSEE A WINE BAR in Whole Foods in Tennessee? Yes. Really. Believe it! 1799 &