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Who we are Melanie Young and David Ransom, “the Insatiably Curious Culinary Couple,” are industry insiders and co- hosts of The Connected Table LIVE

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Sipping the U.S.A.- Pennsylvania’s Lehigh Valley

Sipping the U.S.A.- Pennsylvania’s Lehigh Valley

Located in the southeast corner of Pennsylvania The Lehigh Valley is one of this state’s five AVAs (American Viticultural Areas). ..
Sipping Hamilton Russell Oregon Pinot Noir

Sipping Hamilton Russell Oregon Pinot Noir

  We have a soft spot for South Africa after a visit to the wine country and the bushlands in late 2006. So, it was a pleasure ..
AOC Cairanne: Discovering the Newest Côtes du Rhône Cru

AOC Cairanne: Discovering the Newest Côtes du Rhône Cru

Established in 2016, AOC Cairanne is the newest of the Côtes du Rhône’s 17 crus. Located on the left bank of the Rhône River thirty ..
Lirac – Stylish Wines from the Rhône Valley’s Right Bank

Lirac – Stylish Wines from the Rhône Valley’s Right Bank

One of the Côtes du Rhône’s first cru appellations (established in 1947), AOC Lirac is a wine lover’s gem. The wines were prized ..
Sipping J Vineyards Sparkling Cuvées

Sipping J Vineyards Sparkling Cuvées

Everyone needs a versatile sparkling wine on hand to enjoy with home-cooked meals and to uncork for impromptu entertaining. J ..
Sipping Louis Martini Cabernets with Chef Jeffery Russell

Sipping Louis Martini Cabernets with Chef Jeffery Russell

There is nothing like a Cabernet Sauvignon paired with grilled steak or a perfectly cooked leg of lamb. One of California’s iconic ..

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