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True Champagne Encore

Change in schedule! If you missed our first tasting (fantastic) join us for the next Grower Champagne Tasting.  There will be a triple cream Brie tasting, caviar, pate and more! 99 more words

Wine Store Whidbey

Royce's Nama Chocolate from Japan

Nama Chocolate – “Maccha”

I came across these chocolates in a gift shop at Tokyo’s Nartia airport and given my love of both matcha and chocolate, I had to grab a box for myself.  575 more words


Un Week-end à l'Hospice

Don’t panic. I didn’t actually spend the weekend in the hospital. Rather I spent the weekend in the Côte de Beaune for the 154th Wine Auction organized by Christie’s benefiting the Hospice de Beaune, a nonprofit hospital in Burgundy. 1,384 more words

Wine News

Tasting - Citra Pale Ale

The Citra Pale Ale I brewed is already close to kicking so its high time I did a tasting of it. To change things a bit I decided to taste it alongside Oakham Ales “Citra”. 373 more words


Winery Waste in Napa Valley Becoming More Difficult to Process

Napa Valley produces over 11.3 gallons of wine waste per year without a proper place to dispose of it. Sanitation agencies have estimated that 43,000 gallons of grape skins, leftover wine lees and water wash, bypass local wastewater treatments and are transported to plants in the outskirts of California. 367 more words

Randi Glazer

Demos at Agatha Valentina

Come to Agatha Valentina’s uptown location (1505 1st Ave, New York, NY 10075) to try our delicious desserts!

 If your planning on doing some early weekend shopping on Friday the 21st of November, stop by the Vegan Divas tasting booth between 2 pm and 4 pm. 37 more words

Healthy Living

Cabinet Drams: There's a gathering storm

In addition to Sample Sips, I’ve decided to also write about the bottles in the whisky cabinet hence the name Cabinet Drams! But there wouldn’t be Cabinet Drams if not for our recent adventure! 390 more words

Single Malt