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Drinking It Up on the Mittel- rhein

This article is the sister article of the post I wrote about food in the Mittelrhein. It was originally published on Vinspire and is reproduced here with their kind permission. 1,344 more words


Food and Wine: Inspired by the Scholium Project

Inspiration can come in many forms. In this case is was a sauvignon blanc from America that sparked my neurons. It was the Scholium Project’s Severita di Bruto. 705 more words

A pole and a phone

Somewhere in Italy there is a boat minus it’s mast. I know this for a fact, because there is a boat’s mast stuck in my garden. 556 more words

An Englishman In Italy

A Reception & Lunch at Trump Winery.

Monday afternoon was a reminder of why we love this business.  We were invited to participate in a reception and lunch with and in honor of the… 236 more words


Preview: The 5th Annual BAM Festival (Beer Art Music)

The 18th Street Arts Center in Santa Monica turns 25 this year, and instead of simply hosting the legendary BAM Festival (Beer, Art, and Music), they will hold festivities all weekend. 151 more words


The surprising states of American wines

All four of today’s wines come from California, the U.S. state that far produces far more than any other. For that reason, it’s the most common source of American wine in Canada, although the LCBO also has wines from Washington and Oregon and, every now and again, Vintages releases wines from other states, like New York and Virginia. 645 more words



Closer and closer to the end of the countdown… I’m now down to two.  I’ll admit I’ve struggled with this post because I couldn’t think of just two things I could write about.  400 more words