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Rhine-ing and Rhône-ing - Bonn to Marseille


As the title suggests, our latest leg of our riding adventure has taken us down the Rhine and Rhône rivers. As much of a walk in the park river cycling is (flat), it hasn’t been all fun, hence my attempt at a pun with “whining and moaning” while on the Rhine and Rhône. 1,820 more words

Hirotake Ooka and his Cave of Mushrooms

The Ooka is in! Get it while you can (there isn’t much)!

The world of wine is undergoing a great change, again.  The technological and industrial developments of the 20th Century left their mark on just about every human practice and though wine had been made with relatively the same methods from 4000 BC to 1800 AD, technology, chemistry, and industry changed that all.   1,197 more words

Elf Cafe

Saga’s new From the North Sea to the Med river cruise


Sail on two ships during new all-inclusive North to South river cruise from Amsterdam to Avignon

Saga’s new From the North Sea to the Med… 233 more words

River Cruising

wine - 2005 Domaine Jean-Louis Chave Hermitage Blanc


Qupé Marsanne, 2013 Santa Barbara

It’s ANOTHER “Summer’s Swan Song” post on this balmy Friday! We had a bit of an Indian Summer here in Oregon and it was actually really lovely. 559 more words


Bill's Best Bets - September 2015

September Cellier release

by Bill Zacharkiw

It’s back to school and back to tasting the monthly SAQ Cellier release for the gang at Chacun son Vin… 749 more words