Introducing Your Food And Wine Mentor Barbara Walsh Kumm
Hi and welcome to this spot that I’ve developed to give you those hidden secrets about food, wine, the art of good conversation and everything else related to cooking and entertaining.
First, a little about me and my background.
I grew up in Melbourne, Australia with the tradition of the Sunday roast dinner, always consisting of roast leg of lamb with mint sauce, roast vegetables and peas along with apple pie and cream.
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“If man be sensible and one fine morning, while he is lying in bed, counts at the tips of his fingers how many things in this life truly will give him enjoyment, invariably he will find food is the first one.” - Lin Yutang
“Wine is one of the most civilized things in the world and one of the most natural things of the world that has been brought to the greatest perfection, and it offers a greater range for enjoyment and appreciation than, possibly, any other purely sensory thing.” - Ernest Hemingway
"There is a difference between dining and eating. Dining is an art. When you eat to get the most out of your meal, to please the palate, just as well as to satiate the appetite, that, my friend, is dining." - Yuan Mei