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Vilarnau Cava: An Elegantly Stated Case for Sparkling Wine Value

Around our house, on New Year’s Eve, we believe in doing it up right. As a wine reviewer, I taste a small ocean of new stuff, every year, and decided a long time ago that, for an occasion as special as the turn of the calendar, I can damned well bite the bullet and spend some $$$ for a bubbly that measures up to the mood of celebration and those happy phone calls to the kids. 1,399 more words


Brunch at Beverly Hills Grill

After wine shopping we had really worked up an appetite and this was going to be our last meal with my Sister-in-Law before she went home. 357 more words


Succés Vinícola and the Power of Positive Energy

There is a lot of emotion that goes into making bottle of wine. You feel it when you watch someone drive through their vineyards the morning after a hail storm, when you watch someone trimming vines at 7am and continue to work until they are wrapping up cases at midnight, when you see a winemaker smiling after hours of talking about and pouring her/his wines at a tasting. 441 more words