JK Kim

About the Author JK Kim

A bit of a late bloomer, “Jake” transitioned from wine sipper to cocktail drinker in just the past few years. Now an equal opportunity imbiber, she can often be found at Silicon Valley’s best bars and restaurants, indulging her love for fabulous drinks, food, and chefs. Jake’s passions often take her on adventures around the Valley, San Francisco, and wine country. Yet she always returns home to her native Campbell to tend her vegetable garden, cook for friends, hike the local trails, and learn more about her new obsession: bourbon. Follow her wine, cocktail, and food adventures as @SVWineList on Twitter and Instagram.

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Getting Punched At Heritage Fire: BBQ & Cocktail Sensations Combined

At Cochon 555’s Heritage Fire event in Napa Valley there’s a secret tradition of getting punched. I don’t mean woozy Fight Club punched. I mean boozy Chefs’ Club punched. You see, mixologist Jessamine McLellan, National Brand Ambassador for Midleton Single Pot Still Irish Whiskeys, just happens to be the better …

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