Taste

Taste

The Barrel House

The Barrelhouse opened its doors as Dubuque’s newest featured foodie attraction on December 29, 2016, yet the building it calls home is anything but...

Dubuque Heritage Winery

It was last month when I sat down with Matt and Kathy Haas in the back of Java Joe's Coffee Shop. Matt and Kathy...

March to the Beat of Your Own Drumstick

March is the time of year we are starting to get a little stir crazy; the days are getting longer, the weather is looking...

Guilt-Free Comfort Foods

We have survived the first month of the year. The Christmas decorations are down, the house is put back together, and we almost have...

Check Out What’s Brewing in Dubuque

With so much brewing in Dubuque, this month I'm setting my wine glass aside and I’m going to enjoy a glass or snifter of...

Reconsidering Midwest Wines

This month finishes the last drop of the first four years of writing for Julien's Journal. With February’s edition a new bottle is opened,...

Feeding Your Body and Soul

Hello 2017! Boy, am I happy to see you! Because honestly, 2016 came with its fair share of bumps, twists, and bruises and we...

Breitbach’s Country Dining

A beautiful winter drive along the Great River Road, through rolling hills with breathtaking views, will lead you to Breitbach’s Country Dining in Balltown,...

The Hy-Vee Market Grille

There are more than just smiles in every aisle at the Hy-Vee on South Locust in Dubuque. The store also features a remarkable restaurant,...

Wine Gifts for the Holidays

Nearly everyone has someone in their circle of holiday gift-giving friends who enjoys wine. It would be my guess that you have fretted over...