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Charles Smith Merlot 2012

I am not sure “how” I ended with this bottle of wine, but I wanted some wine with dinner.  The bottle does not have what I call “Curb Appeal.”  It is a non-remarkable rough white paper with black lettering wine label.   112 more words

United States

Jury recommends sentence in Eastern Shore arson case

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) – A Virginia Beach jury has found accused Eastern Shore arsonist Tonya Bundick guilty of one case of arson, out of more than 60. 704 more words

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Rose Wine Recommendations

Rose wine always a favorite of mine for years and will drink it year around.  I wish to dispel the myth that anything pink and in a bottle tastes like the dreaded sweet “blush” wines so popular years ago  (aka white zinfandel) No my first love in the world of wine is dry rose.   378 more words


McDevitt Scholars Houck and Klee Conduct Research at Cornell University

McDevitt Scholars in Ecology, Steven Houck ’14 and Christopher Klee ’15, spent the past weekend in Ithaca, New York. There, they visited the archives within the Kroch Library at Cornell University where, under very tight security, they double-checked their digital data on bird migration in the Cayuga Lake Basin with the original records, some dating back to 1903. 110 more words

Le Moyne College

Winemakers in Bondage: Who Took the "Fun" From ProFUNdity?

The Basic Premise is dirt-simple, in either case. It can be hideously complicated, both by its chemistry and by the necessity of keeping the process sanitary but, as with most other human crafts, it can easily be reduced to its core elements and, if you just deal with those basics, you will end up with something that qualifies as That Thing. 2,824 more words