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Tips for your Best Wine Tasting Experience

There’s more to a wine than its taste and color. Apart from the look and taste, the smell or aroma of a wine can also help you distinguish if it is of truly great quality. According to Wine Mag, there … Continue reading

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Chef’s Boardroom Barrel Tasting Event

On Tuesday, April 23rd, Chef personally invited 30 guests to join him for the opportunity to taste a series of Pinot Noirs from the Pali Wine Company’s Single-Vineyard Designate Series. These wines each came from a small section of the … Continue reading

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Chef Joseph’s Useless Wine Factoids

Useless Wine Factoid #1: The early Church declared that alcohol was an inherently good gift of God to be used and enjoyed. While individuals might choose not to drink, to despise alcohol was heresy. Proudly doing the Lord’s work since … Continue reading

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Wow, Chef Joseph’s First Year Anniversary Blow-out!

So many of our friends came out to see our Special Guest, Molly Meeker of Meeker Vineyards during the 1st night of our 1 year Anniversary weekend. It was great to have Michel Pascal, owner of Carol Company, along to … Continue reading

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Our 1st Anniversary: From Concept to Fruition

When Tom and I first started talking about our concept for a restaurant (project Green Room), it was well over 3 years ago. We thought we would get all our ducks-in-a-row and open it “possibly around 2020”. The Green Room … Continue reading

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The Thanksgiving Table: 101

Dishing out advice on setting a nice place for friends and family. It can be a daunting task to host Thanksgiving! So many traditions, so many dishes that simply can’t come up short, so much pressure! Well, let’s start at … Continue reading

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Let’s talk about Fundraising

At Chef Joseph’s our love for service extends beyond the boundaries of The Connoisseur Room. When you love your city and your guests like we do, the love and concern extends outward into your community. We have a number of … Continue reading

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International Wine and Food Society

Chef Joseph’s at The Connoisseur Room had the pleasure of hosting the International Wine and Food Society’s most recent wine dinner, featuring some incredible wines from Spain. “Spain is near and dear to my heart,” said Chef Joseph Heidenreich, “so … Continue reading

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The Connoisseur Room Stage

In its origins, a Cabaret was usually found in France below a building where the poor and undesirable would frequent to escape the realities of the outside world.  There was music, singing and dancing.  Additional artists came later, such as … Continue reading

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February 2012 Wine Pairing Dinner Pre-Tasting Event

What’s the saying?   Great food, great wine and good friends.  Well, that describes  our pre-tasting event for our upcoming February Wine Pairing Dinner at Chef Joseph’s.  It’s really nice when you have friends with really great palates that you can … Continue reading

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