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Poncelet Cheese Bar

Sit at the long open bar and watch the cheese platters being prepared by the expert Maître d’ fromage. Non-cheese connoisseurs shouldn’t feel intimidated since the menu is a crash course in Cheese 101, with guidance on how the cheeses are made, their flavors and provenance. 50 more words

What´s On In Barcelona

Transforming an average wine into a "Grand Cru", it might be possible.

There is a plethora of average wines…those you wish you did not bother buying and serving! And there is not much one can do about average wine…one cannot amend the molecules of a bad wine…or can we? 209 more words


Yummy Flavors

The flavor of human flesh is as varied as the colors on a color wheel. No flavor is like any other despite the visual similarities. … 153 more words


Laurel Lake Vineyards: Cold Day, Cold Wine 11/22/14


After braving the cold winds to do some pre-holiday shopping at Tanger Outlets, we were ready to sit down and taste some wines.  Happily, Laurel Lake is well set up to accommodate those who prefer to sit rather than stand at their very attractive bar.  610 more words



New York Wine Festivals will host its 2nd Annual NYC Autumn Wine Festival: A Celebration of Wine Downtown at the Broad Street Ballroom in lower Manhattan on Saturday, November 22, 2014. 89 more words


A festive stuffing at Ellenden Farm tasting day

Today was Ellenden Farm‘s annual Festive Tasting Day. Following our wonderful experience at their Apple Day we were keen to go along and have a cheeky taste. 279 more words


Reading, Writing and Drinking Beer...

I originally set out to write a weekly blog about my journey studying for the Cicerone test… unfortunately, I’ve been failing miserably at continuing to write every week like I planned. 403 more words