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Rodney Strong Vineyards Spring Wine Dinner

This past Saturday night, we attended our wine clubs (Friends of the Vine) Spring Wine Dinner featuring Rodney Strong Vineyards.    Wine dinners are one of my favorite things in the world and if given the opportunity to attend a wine dinner I will do anything in my power to make sure I am there. 634 more words

Live Unfolded's Wine Country Chronicles: Perspective

Nature always gives me perspective on life. Yesterday, we started our day at Armstrong State Park to see these magnificent redwood trees. Thousands of years old, withstanding all of mother nature’s fury, yet still strong and tall. 221 more words


Today's Wine Review

I am the adventurous one in our marriage. If I left the wine choices up to Mitch, we would be drinking a Ruffino Chianti Classico Reserva for our red wine choice or a fume blanc for a white wine choice. 192 more words

Wine Tasting

Carpe Vinum: Passport to Catalonia

Another one of my Carpe Vinum girlfriends is dusting off her passport — she’s on her way to  Barcelona, Spain.  So . . .  the theme for Carpe Vinum this month was  992 more words


Today' Wine Review

We have a standing tradition that for your birthday, you pick the menu and I will cook it for you. Whatever you want; from the entrée to the dessert, I will make it, from scratch. 217 more words

Wine Tasting

Field Trip: Early Mountain Vineyards

I’ve visited a ton of Virginia wineries over the years.  But I’ve only been writing this blog for 15 months, so I’m gradually revisiting favorites, not so favorites, and new wineries so I can blog the experience.   1,093 more words