Fox 9 Morning News Bubble Extravaganza!

I thank my new friends at Fox 9 and their morning news team for another fun segment this morning! Loaded with lots of great sparkling wine recommendations for your New Years Eve Celebration, the morning anchors for Fox 9 kept us popping through the segment.  Happy New Years, everyone! KMSP-TV


Listen up y’all, today is Friday!  You know what that means…our weekly #VittlesandVino post comes to you with one fantastic recipe and wine pairing to try over your weekend, or better yet…a dish you might try for your upcoming New Years Eve Dinner. This week, I post a recipe that is near and dear to… Continue


Continuing right along with our new weekly posts, today we come to #VittlesandVino! Every Friday, we post a fun new recipe and wine pairing for you to try over the weekend – named #VittlesandVino.  The recipes are some that I’ve gathered from a number of my favorite (mostly local) chefs, food enthusiasts or food bloggers.… Continue


As per our announcement on Monday, featuring our new content calendar on Amusée, today we present our first #SommelierSips installment!   Every Wednesday, we bring you a fun new sip for your libation repertoire, both beer and wine suggestions.  Today, our recommendation includes one that can be used for any last minute gift ideas needed… Continue

Read, Drink, Listen from Edina Magazine – December 2013

In my monthly column with Edina Magazine, I list a delicious red that not only tastes good but feels good! Check it out… Read, Drink, Listen The monthly must-haves. Edina Magazine, December 2013 Read In 1947, a passenger plane headed to New York falls from the sky. A scrappy personal injury lawyer named Arthur Wise… Continue

#ManicMondays with Chuck!

Just announced, Amusée is launching a whole new CONTENT CALENDAR loaded with a slew of Fun New Wine Stuff for your enjoyment… As promised, today is the THIRD MONDAY of the MONTH, so today is #ManicMondays with my friend Chuck from Solo Vino Wines!  Look for his new monthly column with Amusée, as he gives… Continue

New Happs on!

We are very excited to announce a whole new collage of goodies for you at! Follow us on FACEBOOK, TWITTER, INSTAGRAM and PINTEREST, and you’ll catch our new monthly calendar content, packed with fun new wine recommendations, perfect food and wine pairings, Facebook Contests AND  a whole new monthly column called:  MANIC MONDAYS written… Continue

Bubbles Party

Entertaining for the holidays?   I found this super cute idea today via Honey & Fitz, a really crafty little blog created by a woman who is a designer and DIY guru.  The blog mostly revolves around fun kids projects and family home design, so if you’re a mom, this is a really fun site… Continue

Tis the Season for Mulled Wine!

I love this time of year as the familiar sound of the Salvation Army bells, twinkly multicolored lights and holiday music warm even the chilliest of Minnesotans.  On top of that, almost everywhere I go I run into Mr. and Mrs. Claus! While yes, all of the above is an absolute bonus, my favorite part… Continue

Still the one…

I can’t deny it.  Pinot Noir is still my favorite Thanksgiving Day grape after all these years. The grape’s versatility, its soft sensual nature & the variety of flavors it offers from region to region is stunning.  From its dirty notes of clay and tobacco to roasted meat, bright cherry, menthol, dark raspberry, marionberry and… Continue

Pairing Wine & Beer with Halloween Candy!

Did you miss A Perfect Pint & I’s morning interview with Kare 11 pairing (yes!) WINE & BEER to Halloween Candy?   Here it is! Pairing wine and beer with Halloween candy!  KARE 11 ~ 9:27 a.m. EDT October 30, 2013 (Photo: KARE) GOLDEN VALLEY, Minn. — Certified Sommelier, Leslee Miller of Amusée and Certified Cicerone, Michael Agnew… Continue