Tuesday, November 22nd, 2022

It’s that time of year again, the time to get your holiday shopping done. It’s the time of year that we, at Heart of the Desert, are busy at work making gift baskets, packaging gifts, and sending your purchases out to make someone very happy. Believe it or not, this […]

Monday, November 7th, 2022

Self-care has been a trendy term in recent years, but many people do not fully understand what it means. To many, the concept of selfcare is to get a massage, have your nails or hair done, or spend a day at the beach. Though all of that is nice, that’s […]

Wednesday, October 19th, 2022

One thing that we love about pumpkin season is the fact that pumpkins are so versatile! They can be used to create amazing autumn dishes, from sumptuous soups to savory sides to scrumptious sweets. With such versatility comes a complicated question; is there a perfect wine that pairs with pumpkin? […]

Monday, October 3rd, 2022

We’ve had a bountiful harvest season this year – and Heart of the Desert has been busier than ever! Besides loving fall for the harvest season, we also enjoy the comforts of cooler weather, harvest vegetables, and the excitement of the “spooky season.” One of our favorite recipes to enjoy […]

Tuesday, September 20th, 2022

Things have been busy here at Heart of the Desert! August is the prime season for grape harvest, which we just finished, now we’re in the middle of pistachio harvest! We love this time of year because we get to talk about our two favorite things and start the cycle […]

Thursday, September 8th, 2022

While most people associate fall with pumpkin spice and apple cider, we associate it with our two favorite things… WINE and PISTACHIOS! Did you know that early fall is the harvest season for New Mexican grapes? Typically, harvest starts in late August and extends into October. Grapes are harvested at […]

Thursday, August 18th, 2022

With back-to-school upon us, it’s time to get everything we need to start the year off on the right foot. We’ve got the textbooks, backpack, binders, and our favorite hoody… but what about snacks? When you think of the word “snack,” what do you see? If your mind immediately jumps […]

Tuesday, August 2nd, 2022

It’s National Grab Some Nuts Day, and we are nuts about nuts! And for a good reason! They’re a great snack, a healthy source of fat, and pair well with many of our wines. What’s not to love? We tend to lump peanuts, almonds, pistachios, pecans, walnuts, etc., into the […]

Thursday, July 21st, 2022

Whether you’re a seasoned road tripper or new to the game, there’s one thing we can all agree on: eating while driving is not ideal. But sometimes, a long trip demands sustenance! And sometimes munching and drinking a sugary, caffeinated drink is all that is keeping you from drifting off […]

Wednesday, July 6th, 2022

A Holiday worth salivating…we mean celebrating! Is there a more perfect and versatile food in this world than chocolate? Enjoy it hot or cold, liquid, solid, or mixed with nuts and fruit. The typically sweet food can even be enjoyed as a savory dish (have you tried Mexican mole?) And […]