Mammoth Mountain’s record breaking snow January 2017
In California, we have had a long wet dark winter with epic rain and snow.
record breaking rain in Santa Cruz mountains
You’ve probably read about it in the news if you haven’t experienced it yourself.
And while it’s almost March, it’s not over. Winter is not over.
from Chair 14 at Mammoth
my family and I at the top of Mammoth Mountain
Mammoth Mountain’s epic snow in 2017
I know, I know, technically, winter kicks the bucket in three weeks on the equinox Monday March 20 at 3:30am PST and the days will once again be longer than the nights. But there will be more rain and more snow. You can bet on it.
SO WE HAVE THREE MORE WEEKS OR MORE OF WINTER NO MATTER WHAT THE GROUNDHOG OR THE ALMANAC HAS TO SAY!
And while you might be distracted by the Super Bowl, the Grammy’s, the Oscars, and maybe Mardi Gras if you’re lucky (and I happen to be lucky enough to have an awesome Mardi Gras party in Ojai next week to look forward to…)
SPRING and SUMMER TIME PARTIES AND BBQS ARE A LONG WAY OFF!
What to do? How to fend off the darkness, the boredom, the tedium of more snow and rain? How to survive the final three weeks of winter and that first cold month of spring?
Not a trivial wine for trivia night!
Our answer? Host a game night for friends and family with grilled cheese and fun wine!
For our wines, we chose two: Black Light 2015 white wine blend that comes with a flashlight and Q and A, a red Bordeaux blend. like Black Light and Q and A both from Rubin Family wines! Keep reading for a review of Black Light White and Q & Red along with how to make some fabulous grilled cheese sandwiches!