Tuesday, December 5th, 2023

Christmas is nearly upon us.  How are you celebrating with your family and friends?  The ugly sweater contest has had its day.  Are you ready to elevate your celebrations to the next level?  Consider incorporating winery treats and Heart of the Desert-themed touches to your party.   The Wine: There […]

Friday, September 15th, 2023
Wine Etiquette Heart of the Desert

The Art of Wine Etiquette: Sip, Savor, and Impress Wine, with its rich history and diverse flavors, has been a symbol of sophistication and celebration for centuries. Whether you’re a wine enthusiast or a novice eager to learn, understanding wine etiquette can enhance your enjoyment of this ancient elixir and […]

Thursday, July 6th, 2023

New Mexico, known for its vibrant culture, Southwest flavors, and breathtaking landscapes, has emerged as a hub for craft beer and wine enthusiasts. The state’s rich history and diverse geography contribute to the creation of unique flavors and styles that make New Mexico’s breweries and wineries stand out.    Let’s […]

Tuesday, June 21st, 2022

As the summer continues, the forecast remains the same. Today’s weather is hot, tomorrow’s weather is hot, and next week’s weather… probably hot? Thank goodness for the genius who invented iced coffee! For those of us who need that morning pick-me-up but can’t imagine sipping piping hot bean water when […]

Monday, May 23rd, 2022

May 25 is National Wine Day! You may be asking yourself, “What is National Wine Day?” The origins of this holiday are not clear, but the premise of the celebration is simple. It’s a day to honor our favorite fermented adult fruit drink! Here at Heart of the Desert, we […]

Wednesday, May 11th, 2022

At Heart of the Desert, we are passionate about our pistachios and wine, but we can’t start our day without the rich flavor of a good cup of coffee, especially when it’s infused with our favorite flavors. Recently, we introduced you to some of the amazingly unique Flavors of New […]

Friday, January 28th, 2022

According to the American Heart Association, people that have Type 2 diabetes are two times more likely to develop and die from cardiovascular disease, such as heart attacks, strokes and heart failure, than people who don’t have diabetes. Some evidence suggests that drinking moderate amounts of red wine could lessen […]

Wednesday, October 20th, 2021

If you are a beer drinker or have just not ever explored drinking wine, there is a good chance you think you don’t like it. The one time you tried it, someone probably handed you a dry red wine, your lips puckered, and your tongue felt like the Sahara Desert. […]

Wednesday, September 15th, 2021

Wine enthusiasts and beer fans unite! Pistachios are equal-opportunity nuts; they love you both. Depending on the preparation, pistachios are as comfortable with a porter or pilsner as they are with Merlot. They can get down at a ballpark tailgate or go dressy when the occasion requires. For just about […]

Friday, July 9th, 2021

While we are in the throes of summer and it’s HOT, HOT, HOT, we’re always looking for something to help cool us off. These summer-inspired drinks, some spiked, some not, will be sure to lower your temperature, tantalize your tastebuds, and remind you of how fun summer can be. GRILLED […]