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Palmina: A Focus on Wine and the Plate

Palmina is more than a winery. It’s a philosophy, a passion and a strongly held belief that wine is an extension of the plate, a component of a meal and a means to bring people together. Formed by winemaker Steve

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Wineries to Check Out in the San Diego Area

California truly is “wine country,” even if most people believe that the vineyards end just north of Santa Barbara. I was thinking about that the other day after receiving an inquiry about wine-tasting opportunities in San Diego. More on that

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Posted in Wine FAQ

Taste (Bleepin’) Merlot on the 10th Anniversary of ‘Sideways’

Hard to believe, but it has been 10 years since the movie Sideways turned the wine industry on its ear, briefly derailing sales of Merlot and provoking widespread planting of Pinot Noir vines. As fans of the movie will recall,

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