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Celebrity Cruises packages combine ocean and river voyages

Celebrity Cruises said it will offer 11 itineraries next year that combine an ocean cruise with a river cruise in Europe.

The fully commissionable packages range from 16 to 24 nights and will be available on four well-known rivers: the Danube, Rhine, Rhone and Seine. 70 more words

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Cali Syrah hits the "sweet spot"!

Now, don’t get me wrong – I love Syrah from the Rhone Valley and Aussie Shiraz. The former – in Hermitage, Crozes Hermitage and Cornas – may well be my favourite red wine (along with Chateauneuf du Pape and Barolo), given the peppery, meaty black fruit, ageability and lack of oak flavours. 386 more words

Planet Wine: Elyse Winery, Napa, California.

Here is the second post in my ongoing series called Planet Wine, showcasing various winey locations you can see on Google Earth. Last week I took you to… 225 more words


A Beautiful, Practical Garden: the Meyerson Residence by Troy Rhone Gardens

If you’re a hydrangea fan, you’re going to love ambling through this garden, as put together by Troy Rhone Gardens — there are banks and banks of them in this Meyerson family’s yard, edging the sweeping lawn and lending their blues, lavenders, and mauves to the side of stone paths. It also plea…

Northern Rhone Shootout

Pinch Me, a Flight of Classic Northern Rhone Reds
Do you have a shop in your town that runs serious tastings? We’re lucky to have several venues in Minneapolis, one of which is… 496 more words