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'Twas a Triumphant Day Indeed!

Photo 101 class is wrapping up and I have learned so much from it. From the start, I tried my very best to take daily photos with the assignments on hand but towards the end, I faltered and wavered, I ran out of ideas and time to do my daily shooting. 385 more words

Travel. Photography.

Lancaster Estate – BreakingCab Tested, Sommelier Approved

We would like to thank our favorite Level 3 advanced sommelier, Tony Trincanello, for setting up our tasting at Lancaster Estate.  Tony is the GM at the Roost at LA Farm in Santa Monica, and he arranged for an elevated tasting experience for us after he learned that BreakingCab loves…Cabernet.  281 more words

Winery Reviews

Russian River Brewing Co. Damnation

Russian River Brewing Company, Damnation, California, USA, 7.75%, Belgian Strong Ale

Apple juice, apricot color with thick head initially from lots of carbonation which subsidies relatively fast. 65 more words


Your Cans Have Aged Nicely: Perfect Pour #88


We talk about aging your cans of beer with Bells (Dorktown Podcast) and craft enthusiast, Dave R. Lots of drinking and bottle sharing too AND more of the talking about beer, Dave gives his “Beerhistory”, a review of Tioga’s “FresyesFest”, Beachwood is expanding, we look out for beer, play voicemails and more more more. 58 more words

Craft Beer

The Pursuit of Perfection: Russian River Pliny the Elder

One of the blessings of being a beer aficionado over, say, a lover of fine Scottish whiskey or rare French wine, is that even the best beer is fairly cheap and accessible compared to other fine potent potables. 596 more words

Craft Beer

Barrel Tasting on the Russian River

Barrel tasting is a tradition in many wine areas and a great deal of fun in the Russian River area.  No – you do not taste the barrel but you taste the wine that  is still in  the barrel!   173 more words

Sonoma County Life