Monthly Archives: February 2015

How Olivia Pope Holds a Wineglass: It’s Downright… Scandalous

There’s a big scandal brewing over “Scandal,” the political thriller that debuted not quite three years ago on ABC-TV. Actually, so as not to be drawn into the scandal, let me re-phrase that: There’s a big scandal FERMENTING over “Scandal,”

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Posted in Editor's Journal

Savoring the Scenery of Sonoma… Slowly

Some of my best friends are bikers. No, not hell’s angels, or other motorcycle riders — even though “Sons of Anarchy” became a staple in our household during its just-completed run. I’m talking about bicycle riders. I love to listen

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Posted in Wine Buzz

How Many Wine Glasses Arrr Necessary?

Unless you’re a pirate and plan to drink your wine straight out of the bottle after your fellow swashbuckler has taken a swig, you need glassware. Which brings us to today’s Wine FAQ… QUESTION: A friend of mine insists on

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Stay In and Warm Up With This Delicious Dish

Staying in tonight to escape the cold? Well, it’s still National Drink Wine Day so you’ll just have to find a way to do your duty. Here’s a heart-warming, satisfying dish that pairs perfectly with Syrah, (a.k.a. Shiraz), Cabernet Sauvignon

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Posted in Food and Wine Pairings/Recipes
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