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Fabulous sweet  RED dessert wine: Toucan Wines “Estate Toucanet”, Arroyo Grande Valley This wine is made from a blend of grapes from the 2007 vintage and grapes from 2008 late harvest vintage. These grapes have been fortified with brandy spirits distilled from the 2006 Zinfandel Vintage. Consequently, this is a blend of three different barrels from 3 different vintages from the estate vineyard of Toucan, made in the style of Port using Zinfandel and Petite Sirah. This was aged in oak for up to 22 months. That’s the technical side of it, now the beauty of this unique sweet dessert wine is the...
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              Thanksgiving has always been my favorite holiday.  There is no pressure to choose a proper gift or get dressed up and religion plays no part in it.  All you have to do is eat!  What can be better?  Growing up in my family, the meal would go on for four hours with patched together tables extending out of the dining room and into the kitchen. Getting involved at the Bernards Inn has brought a new meaning to Thanksgiving.  First of all, you work that day, which isn’t necessarily a bad thing. ...
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Every year the calendar pages turn and then…it’s here!  The holidays, that time from Thanksgiving straight through New Year’s that is filled with joy and yes, sadness.  It is a time of hustle and bustle, a time of reflection on the happenings of the previous months. It is also a time where we can quietly make a difference.  In the season of giving there are a few organizations that you might find very worthwhile this holiday season, here are a few to peak your interest, One Gift, Inc…founded by Anne Delaney and Leigh Porges at www.onegift.org and Gifts That Give, Inc….www.giftst...
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Tracey Mancini, our Senior Catering Sales Manager and myself have been long time co-workers and have always had a very close friendship. We are both very happy to have recently celebrated 17 years of service at the Bernards Inn. Tracey is like a wonderful sister to me, and I look forward to celebrating many more years working with her here at the beautiful Bernards Inn.
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Design and Technology Advice From the Inn’s Interior Designer Recently while sitting at the Inn’s Library Bar, a guest asked me if something had changed in the room – he shared with me that it felt even more warm and inviting than he remembered. “Yes,” I quickly responded – “we’ve added a large screen TV to the room” – No a large screen doesn’t add to a room – but a beautifully detailed bookshelf with aged books does.  Here’s a design tip that I would like to pass along – when you have to have “technology stuff” in a room, think about how it can become an added plus or feature.  My ...
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