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Short Term Lease

Duke,  little orphan calf, has lost his lease on the back two teats of Blush. Her natural calf, Maroon, has decided that he is now big enough to want the milk from all 4 spigots and Duke was kicked to the curb. 227 more words


Groceries, gelato, and a little touring

I went grocery shopping! Definitely one of the thrills of living in a new place, for me, is local produce, meats/cheeses, etc. The grocery prices are about on par with Canada, although I would have to say the quality seems higher (better temperatures probably help). 319 more words


Coriole Barbera

Coriole 2014 Barbera
Medium Fruity wine but still with a bit of Tanin finish.

Winesnobby description: Strawberry colour and flavour, still with some body and soft tannins. 58 more words


Getting wowed in Barbaresco

It’s not easy to get wowed these days. You see, I’ve been doing this wine thing professionally for nearly 20 years, and getting wowed happens less and less often it seems. 1,635 more words


Tasting- Siema Vino Rosso

Name: Siema Vino Rosso

Variety: Dolcetto, Barbera, Nebbiolo

Region: Piedmonte

Country: Italy

Year: non-vintage

Price: $10

Shop Notes: Intense ruby red with soft garnet nuances in the glass, the Rosso is intriguingly fresh, fruity and spicy on the nose. 62 more words

Colli Bolognesi, dai!

Ueeeh! Mah! Bop! Dai! These are just a few of the words you can use on your next trip to Italy if you want to communicate with Italians like a local. 1,396 more words