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$10 wine vs $100 wine - can you tell the difference?

In a lineup of six unlabeled glasses, could you pick out the $10.99 bottle, or decide which you thought was the $89.99 bottle? It was more difficult than it might seem! 494 more words

Maine and Loire: Shop Wine the Natural Way

It is a nearly universally accepted truth that wine is intimidating.  Even now, as someone who knows a fair amount about wine and someone who certainly knows what she likes in a wine, I am apprehensive about engaging in conversations with another person who “appears” to be quite well-versed in the language of wine.  529 more words


DCanter in Barracks Row

We were driving home from a mid-week lunch date (couples still need to do that ya know) and on Chelai’s Instagram feed, she saw DCanter… 326 more words


Donkey (hare?) faced woman with vegetables

Is she wearing a donkey mask or is she wearing a hare mask? And don’t those vegetables look nice?

Let’s take a closer look at this Belgian window for a wine shop/ organic market… 78 more words


Chix & Buck Wine Parlour - Brixton

A relatively new and very welcome addition to Brixton’s bustling Atlantic Road is Chix & Buck’s Wine Parlour. Run by a charming duo who also manage Chix & Buck’s niche wine importing and distribution business, The Wine Parlour is both a shop, a tasting room and an “Enoteca-style” hangout open every day except Tuesdays. 274 more words

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Washington Wine Club - January 2015

2010 Gamache Vintners, Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon
This wine is a classic Washington collaboration between top notch grape growers and a highly skilled winemaker, in this case Charlie Hoppes of Fidelitas. 462 more words

West Seattle

Oregon Wine Club - January 2015

2011 Scott Paul, Long Run Pinot Noir
As you may recall from when we featured the Scott Paul “Audrey” Pinot back in 2011, this winery actually began down in California in 1999. 558 more words

West Seattle