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Make Mine a Double #01 - Paddy Borthwick and Pegasus Bay Riesling

When I’m hosting wine tastings, especially for less experienced tasters, I try my best to serve wines in related pairs to best illustrate the differences made by one particular factor. 507 more words

New Zealand

Topaz Late Harvest Wine - Noble Rot Never Tasted So Good!

Besides tasting many amazing wines, what I have enjoyed most about blogging is how much I have learned about wine and the winemaking process. The power of the vine to wine process is very seductive. 747 more words

Delightful Surprises!

What Claire Ate: June 16th, 2015

Oh right. Tuesday. Tuesday was intense.

Lisa and I had breakfast at Taco Bell so I could review these.

I also had an AM Crunchwrap. 123 more words

What Claire Ate

Triumph of the Underdog

Great to see Slovenia taking an international trophy at Decanter World Wine Awards with Bojan Kobal. A few words from me on the win below: 37 more words

Valckenberg Wine Tour 2015: Heimat Restaurant

We all know the stereotype: German food is just bratwursts, schnitzel and sauerkraut, with a little spätzle thrown in. On my recent visit to German wine regions, I was blown away by the caliber of the food. 973 more words

Travel

Wine News 28 April - 5 May

May already? As always, May came in with a flurry of celebrations, from May Day and the Kentucky Derby to Britain’s three-day bank holiday and today’s Cinco de Mayo. 181 more words

Wine

Liquid Gold

There is a reason why this wine is commonly referred to as mythical, legendary, or as my favorite – the golden nectar of the gods. 682 more words

Bordeaux Wines