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Black Cap Raspberries

Black cap raspberries are coming on in the back yard. My plans for this year is a Niagara Raspberry wine sort of in line with the fruit kits one can buy. 171 more words

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MBTB Tasting Room, The Sequel

I’ve lived in Michigan my whole life and I quite like it here. However, I don’t much like our flag. In the first place, it depicts two bipedal ruminants—an elk and a moose—neither of which are actually bipedal ruminants, but both of which are actually gigantic quadrupedal rodents with hooves. 613 more words


Mike Beck: The Apple Of My High

‘If Eve sold her soul for an apple, it’s hard to imagine what the babe would have given up for a gallon of Uncle John’s ‘Melded’.’ 1,961 more words


Blackberry Wine 2.0: Stage 1

This is my second round of blackberry wine made from wild blackberries in our area. The previous batch was amazing: deep and syrah-like with blackberry jam undertones. 199 more words


Wearing Their Hearts On My Mitten: Michigan Wine Competition, 2014

I certainly hand it to the grape council that represents my Mitten: They are one sincere bunch.

Such punkling puns aside, I mention this because The Michigan Grape and Wine Industry Council held its 37th Michigan Wine Competition on August 5, and last night, I crashed the glorifactory and flatterizing party that was held in East Lansing. 1,382 more words


Carolina Vineyards Winery at Barefoot Landing

Carolina Vineyards Winery is a local winery that produces wine from many fruits grown right in South Carolina.  The winery offers numerous tasting locations, and since we had an adventure nearby their Barefoot Landing Location (see… 265 more words


Berry picking time again...

Black Cap Raspberries are the first berries picked this year. I ended with a lot lower total this year, the field behind my house was sold and the new owner mowed all the Black Caps down. 241 more words

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