Monthly Archives: February 2018

Secrets Revealed: How to Read a Wine Label

There has always been a bit of mystery surrounding the labels that adorn wine bottles. First and foremost, they are designed to attract the attention of consumers — to stand out on supermarket or liquor store or wine shop shelves

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Pairing Wine With Chocolate

Warning! You have just six days to finalize your plans for Valentine’s Day 2018. Valentine’s Day is always one of the busiest restaurant nights of the year, which isn’t exactly conducive to a nice, quiet, romantic dinner. I think it’s

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Organic Wines: Are They Worth Seeking Out?

Some called them flower children. Others called them hippies. I can vividly recall my father watching the CBS Evening News with Walter Cronkite one day during the “Summer of Love” in San Francisco and just shaking is head. “Look at

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Wine Glasses: How Many Types Do I Need?

A wine glass does more than simply serve as a holding vessel for wine. The founders of Riedel stemware viewed the wine glass as an instrument to bring together: * The personality of the wine. * The smell of the

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