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Before, during, and after: other wines at the Madeira tasting

I have come to the carefully considered position that Champagne is required at a Madeira tasting.  The aroma of Madeira always fills the room but a glass of Champagne makes everyone jolly before sitting down.  590 more words

Tasting Notes And Wine Reviews

One Up, One Down

There I was just finishing tasting two different white wines, when my Bride walked in to D. Vine Fine Wines to see if she had been missing out on my occasional trips. 426 more words


wine - 2009 Carte Blanche Cabernet Sauvignon


Napa Valley Wine Train Offers Scenery, History, and Gourmet Food

An aspiring art therapist, Angelica McGoogan has completed courses at Napa Valley College in Napa, California. To earn money for her education, Angelica McGoogan has held responsibilities as a server and bartender on the Napa Valley Wine Train since 2014. 157 more words

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Castello di Amorosa Napa Valley Wines

When I was growing up, I spent a lot of time reading. Mostly because I was a bit of a troublemaker and my father grounded me quite often so I would read in my rebellious solitude for days on end. 575 more words

Wine Reviews

Two from Ms. Yoga

I normally only write about wines that I have actually tried, as I think that is only proper. On occasion I will mention some wines from others, because I respect their wine choices, as we have actually been out with them for dinner and beverages. 275 more words


Forks and Corks: Freemark Abbey

Welcome to Backroads Insider. This is the last episode provided by our guest podcast Forks and Corks. Next time, the Backroads Insider will take the helm. 791 more words

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