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What’s with the expensive wine?

In my capacity as Wine Consultant here in Panama City Beach the question I am most frequently asked after “Where’s the vodka?” is “Why?” This question comes from guests standing in front of the Wines of Distinction case, staring at the prices of certain Bordeaux. 317 more words

The finer things - ngram

Last week I observed that we seem less interested in talking about our enjoyment (also pleasures and delights). I wondered if that meant that we were less focused on enjoying life. 220 more words


Lucky Chip Burgers and Wine: A wine lover's paradise.

Hooray for birthdays! What better way to celebrate than with burgers? Well and with wine. I’ve been wanting to come to Lucky Chip Burgers and Wine… 1,269 more words


Cigalon - London

French restaurants… If you’ve been to one, you know the drill. A coq au vin here, a haricot vert there and a use an alarming number of different words (emulsion, spume, froth) which all actually mean… foam. 584 more words


Pied a Terre, Michelin (1*) - London, UK

In London, getting a Michelin star is a big deal…Huge. Retaining that star for 25 years is nearly impossible and as a result, anywhere that is able to do so is a pretty impressive establishment… I give you the wonderful Pied a Terre. 733 more words


Laithwaites Vintage Festival 2016

It was a typically drizzly April day as we gathered outside Old Billingsgate Market in London for the Laithwaites/Sunday Times Wine Club 2016 Vintage Festival.  The damp weather was, however, tempered with impressive views across the River Thames, the venue being directly across from The Shard and in clear view of London Bridge. 829 more words


The Wine & Food Foundation of Texas' wine auction returns April 30

The chance for wine lovers to get their hands on hard-to-find bottles of reds, whites and bubbly wines returns on April 30, when the Wine & Food Foundation of Texas hosts the… 313 more words

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