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Spring Forward With Lighter Wines

At long last, spring will arrive tomorrow, and any remaining snow on the ground will melt, immediately replaced by bright, colorful flowers. Okay, okay. While the town of Lake Elsinore, Calif., may have provided a preview of spring renewal with

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Irish Stew and Wine for St. Patrick’s Day

If you’re planning to stay home for St. Patrick’s Day — not a bad idea considering how much Guinness will be consumed in Irish pubs and sports bars — you can still celebrate the occasion with a bowl of Irish

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Wine Alternatives for 7 St. Patrick’s Day Dishes

Guinness may be the default adult beverage of St. Patrick’s Day, but for those of us who prefer wine, there are some delicious options for pairing with traditional Irish fare. Here’s a “cheat sheet” to help you make some informed

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8 Tips for Ordering Wine in a Restaurant

Wine in Restaurant

You’re going out for dinner at a nice restaurant, but you’re already starting dread one of the tasks involved… Selecting a bottle of wine at a restaurant can be a daunting, even intimidating experience — especially if you’re trying to

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