TRAVEL. EAT. LEARN VIDEOS
What better way to learn about travel and eats than with video presentations. Collected here are selections from Patrick Barney’s Practical Palate series and the #tuesdayfoodievideos featured on 4 Culinary Adventure’s Facebook page. Like the page to see them as they’re posted! Click on the links to the right and ENJOY!
4 Culinary Adventure’s Patrick Barney launched his Practical Palate series by interviewing food truck owners at the Inaugural West End Business Association’s Food Truck Rodeo in Alexandra, VA. Foodies on a roll.
Practical Palate Videos
Patrick Barney of 4 Culinary Adventures describes what to look for in choice blended red wines. He and his wife, Susan “Sam” Shockley, then discuss their choices of wine over a shared Dubliner sandwich. Filmed at Tastefully Yours in historic Occoquan, Virginia.
Patrick Barney of 4 Culinary Adventures discusses the different olive oils available and some foods they accent well. Filmed at Tastefully Yours in Occoquan, Virginia.
Tuesday Foodie Videos
May 5, 2015—Today, our #tuesdayfoodievideo celebrates Cinco de Mayo. Keep it #spicy, my friends!
April 28, 2015—Friday is May Day, the halfway point between the vernal equinox and the summer solstice. It’s a great time to visit your local farmers’ markets. For your #tuesdayfoodievideo, we take you to Dane County, WI, for the Madison Farmers’ Market, reportedly one of the largest producers-only farmers’ markets in America.
April 21, 2015—HolidayInsights.com declares Thursday to be Zucchini Bread Day. Why April 23? HolidayInsights.com believes the holiday was set in April because foodies will tire of the overabundance of zucchini later in the year. So enjoy your zucchini now with our #tuesdayfoodievideo.
April 14, 2015—We’re serving up some comfort food for this week’s #tuesdayfoodievideo because tomorrow is #Tax Day. Your refund check is in the mail!
April 7, 2015—#Gardening Week falls on the second week of April. Your #tuesdayfoodievideo this week celebrates food-growing efficiency.
March 31, 2015—Two of the most important observances on the Judeo-Christian calendar occur this weekend. #Passover begins Saturday and #Easter falls on Sunday. To celebrate, this week’s #tuesdayfoodievideo features the Passover Seder, during which you’re “obligated” to drink four glasses of wine. That’s our kind of celebration!
March 24, 2015—Today is International #Waffle Day. According to HolidayInsights.com: “This holiday originated in Sweden. It is called Våffeldagen. The holiday coincides with the Feast of the Annunciation. This day was also considered the start of spring in Sweden and Europe. It became a custom for Swedish families to celebrate the two events by making waffles on this day.” Enjoy this #tuesdayfoodievideo and your own homemade waffles!
March 17, 2015—Happy St. Paddy’s Day! In green celebration, your #tuesdayfoodievideo features St. Patrick’s Day Drinks. Enjoy, and tip your designated driver generously! #saintpatrick
March 10, 2015—March is #Grapefruit Month. (What that has to do with the Irish, we have no idea.) In celebration, your #tuesdayfoodievideo features Broiled Grapefruit. Enjoy!
March 3, 2015—March is Irish-American Month. (Big surprise!) However, if you want to be truly Irish, you may wish to avoid these foods. #tuesdayfoodievideo #irishfood
Feb. 24, 2015—On this day in 1972, U.S. President Richard Nixon visited the Great Wall of #China. Nixon was the first president to visit the People’s Republic of China since it formed in 1949.To celebrate this historic event, we offer a Steamed Chinese Sea Bream Recipe for today’s #tuesdayfoodievideo. #seafood
Feb. 10, 2015—Saturday is Valentine’s Day. What better way to celebrate than with a romantic stay at #Sandals? We can make that happen.
Jan. 27, 2015—Score big this Sunday with a “Loaded Baked Potato” Dip Football. So what if it’s a little deflated. #tuesdayfoodievideo #superbowl
Jan. 13, 2015—Today is Stephen Foster Day, celebrating the life of the man who composed such American standards as “O Susanna” and “My Old Kentucky Home.” In recognition, we saunter down to Alabama with a banjo on our knee for today’s Tuesday Foodie Video. #tuesdayfoodievideo #4culinaryadventures #birmingham
Jan. 6, 2015—Many of us chose eating healthier as one of our New Year resolutions. If that’s you, our first 2015 Tuesday Foodie Video is for you. #tuesdayfoodievideo #4culinaryadventures #healthyeating #healthfood
Dec. 30, 2014—Are you ready to rock in 2015? Here are some nuances to choosing the right champagne to celebrate. Happy New Year! #tuesdayfoodievideo #4culinaryadventures #hello2015
Dec. 23, 2014—Have you selected your #Christmas wines yet? This week’s Tuesday Foodie Video will help guide you. #tuesdayfoodievideo #4culinaryadventures
Dec. 16, 2014—#Hanukkah begins today at sundown, so what better Tuesday Foodie Video than “How to make #latkes for Hanukkah”? (Note, this was recorded a year ago, hence the reference to Thanksgiving.) #tuesdayfoodievideo #4culinaryadventures
Dec. 2, 2014—This week’s Tuesday Foodie Video features #Muscadines, the native grape of the south. #tuesdayfoodievideo
Oct. 7, 2014—Welcome to Tuesday foodie videos! This week’s theme is “Utensils.” We start out with a short video on Utensils Needed for Japanese Ginger Orange Chicken. But let’s not stop there. Post your choice utensil video here with the hashtag #tuesdayfoodievideo. Let’s learn together.