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Fall Is Upon Us

This past Sunday morning, I woke up to chilly fall weather. I thought that my new Public Desire purchase was perfect for this day. At first I wasn’t digging the whole thigh high trend, however pair these with any casual long shirt and instantly feel sexy! 73 more words

A Pair of Contrasting Chardonnays [Make Mine a Double #24]

Another installment in the Frankly Wines ABC = Always Buy Chardonnay odyssey!  These two wines from different countries and made in different styles show what a versatile grape Chardonnay is. 351 more words


Finesse on film

Earlier this season a film crew came to the Finesse to make a promotional film about the boat, the outcome was a really great short film which can be seen at this link


The tale of the good ol' wax capsule

Ah, the wax capsule. While decorative today, it used to protect corks from being chewed on by rodents in the cellars. But forget the rodents. I still believed it added to the romance of wine until we brought it to a restaurant and a manly (I also suspect wine-hating) female server, obviously unfamiliar with it, butchered it. 74 more words


The Friday Fizz: FRANÇOIS LABET Rosé Cremant de Bourgogne, NV

The Person: François Labet, owner of the Ch. de la Tour in Clos Vougeot in the Cote d’Or in Burgundy

The Place: The vineyards of Burgundy north of the Cote d’Or… 94 more words

Friday Fizz