Sunday, December 20, 2009

I used to have an active nightlife on the weekend, without fail! Nowadays, I don't go to clubs a whole lot anymore like before (go out by 10 pm every Saturday night and would stay out till the wee hours of the morning), but just on occasion here and there.

What a night, what a night!!!!

As I grew older, things changed, little by little that I hardly notice. I found myself sitting at home on a Saturday night or spent the day fattening myself up. However, that does not mean that my life is completely boring and I should just stay at home punching myself in the face. Once in a while, I enjoy a relaxed evening out with exquisite food and a wide selection of good wines to enhance my taste buds. A great meal can become a fantastic meal if you have the right wine to drink with it!

"Drinking good wine with good food in good company is one of life's most civilized pleasures."

I was told that Bajo Aragon wines are produced mostly from red and white Grenache, in most instances from centennial wines, with low yield but very high alcohol and tannins. Their Grenache whites are quite powerful, ideal for a fish casserole or a white meat dish. They are strong and full bodied; especially those which have been barrel fermented for a short period, creating an intense flavor of fruits with a very interesting border of oak.

The reds are rich, full of red berries and with long after taste. Excellent with casseroles, stews and all types of red meats. Ventus's wild berry and cinnamon aroma make it a delightful wine for everyday enjoyment!

"What is the definition of a good wine? It should start and end with a smile."


LadyJava said... @ 20/12/09 8:25 PM


LadyJava said... @ 20/12/09 8:27 PM

Wah you used to stay till the wee hours as well ah.. I used to be like that also.. aiyoo.. but only weekend lah.. after all I work hard so must relaz over the weekend right? but for me I go to disco mostly.. i rather dance my energy away rather than just sit and listen to music at pubs..

LadyJava said... @ 20/12/09 8:27 PM

oh yes.. exquisite food is awesome with the right company for sure Mon!!

Monica said... @ 20/12/09 8:30 PM

LJ FC!! :* :* :* :*

Monica said... @ 20/12/09 8:41 PM

yeah LJ! we must achieve balance in our lives, so work hard and play hard! :) ;) woot let's go disco and dance the night away LJ! 8-)

Mariuca said... @ 20/12/09 8:43 PM

:'( :'( :'( :'(

Mariuca said... @ 20/12/09 8:48 PM

Hi Mon, Hi LJ! I was in the shower and then I was watching TV3 news, watched B on tv it seems woo hoo! =-O =-O :* :* :* :*

Mariuca said... @ 20/12/09 8:49 PM

Well my clubbing days aer obviously over...for now! Last time, it was clubbing day in day out, weekend and weekdays he he he... cause got kaki mah... so all enjoy clubbing then go together-gether! 8-) 8-) 8-) 8-) 8-)

Mariuca said... @ 20/12/09 8:50 PM

Your hair looks really long in this pic sweetie, enjoy ur meal tonight! :* :* :* :*

Mariuca said... @ 20/12/09 8:50 PM


Monica said... @ 20/12/09 8:51 PM

Hi Mariuca! B on TV3 now?? =-O =-O

Monica said... @ 20/12/09 8:52 PM

:* :* :* :*

Monica said... @ 20/12/09 8:52 PM

wahh weekend and weekdays some more! 8-) 8-) 8-) 8-)

Monica said... @ 20/12/09 8:57 PM

my hair looks horrible dat day!!!!!!!! >:o >:o >:o >:o

Mariuca said... @ 20/12/09 8:59 PM

Yeah his Soccer Kids event was covered on news today, hehehehhe so cute la B giving out prizes to the winners LOL!!

Mariuca said... @ 20/12/09 9:00 PM

Yeah lor….. weekdays oso some more that time working in NST so got plenty of night events in clubs, which I had to attend, so might as well party while I’m at it LOL!!!

Mariuca said... @ 20/12/09 9:00 PM

I hate bad hair days!

Monica said... @ 20/12/09 9:04 PM

and my hair was not very long.... dat's my cardigan over my shoulders! :-D :-D :-D

LadyJava said... @ 20/12/09 9:04 PM

Yeay FC1!!

LadyJava said... @ 20/12/09 9:05 PM

Hahah.. now no go ok Mon.. now home body

LadyJava said... @ 20/12/09 9:05 PM

Oh B on the news? My mom watching TV9 just now..

Monica said... @ 20/12/09 9:07 PM

still got or not? i wanna watch B giving out prizes :)

Mariuca said... @ 20/12/09 9:14 PM

Haha finished edi sweetie, I oso didn know suddenly he called me I rushed out to watch! Thanks sweetie!

Lester said... @ 21/12/09 3:30 AM

When I was young (not that I am that old) I would be out every weekend at a night club. Wine? when I was young no one drank wine.

These days I stay in at the weekends and nothing makes me happier than a bottle of red wine. Even now I find myself in shops saying " I like those slippers".....

Ah getting old, it happens to us all

Bill said... @ 21/12/09 6:18 AM

great food, great wine and a very beautiful women. You just cant beat that combination.

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Hitesh said... @ 21/12/09 2:30 PM

nice.....but why staying home on saturday nite's........??????

have heard wines are good....tough i don't drink alcohol.......

have a happy week \,,,/

Rizal said... @ 22/12/09 12:14 AM

Those were the times ya. Aha : )

Rizal said... @ 22/12/09 12:15 AM

yeah go together-gether.. then dance all night long.

A great exercise it was. Oh ho ho ho.

Chicken Dance? Anyone? Hehe :-D :-D

Rizal said... @ 22/12/09 12:16 AM

Olla Mon.

Seperti Biasa.. Sempat Post sambil Makan. Aha : )

Rizal said... @ 22/12/09 12:19 AM

I used to be like that Mon.

When Saturday Night came, then i had this itchy punggung couldnt stay at home. My legs started shaking (that was the clue). Ahahaha.

Used to go out and came back at wee hours in the morning.

Then suddenly, for no apparent reason, on one weekend, i decided to stop.

And just like that... owh, those were the days.

Right now i just enjoy having great companies. : )

Rizal said... @ 22/12/09 12:19 AM

Eh! Out of curiosity. What were you eating?

Looks yummy Mon.

Monica said... @ 22/12/09 3:14 AM

Rizal, I was eating PESCADO A LAS FINAS HERBAS (Herb Crusted Dory Fish Fillet served on Garlic Mashed Potatoes with Spinach & Lemon Garlic Butter Sauce). Yum! yum! :)

tekkaus said... @ 22/12/09 9:35 PM

I don't drink wine. Ha :D But once in awhile it is ok right?

ayie said... @ 23/12/09 6:56 AM

i am so laid back nightouts or any social events here and there anymore :-P :-P :-P

ayie said... @ 23/12/09 6:57 AM

i get what you mean with wines, it depends on what you're having with it

Sector said... @ 30/12/09 2:55 AM

exquisite food?? how can you tell that? :O

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