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Change is in the Air

A new season is upon us which means it is time for me to write a new wine list for fall/winter.  Just like the last menu change, there is a process involved; first: I meet with my boss to see what he is willing to let me change, second: I make my own list of things I would like to see change, third: I reach out to my vendors to set up tastings, after all of the tastings I work through all the wines like pieces of a puzzle – strategizing regions, prices, flavors, pairings with the menu, and fairness between vendors.   173 more words

Il fascino del Vino

Protagonista il vino, l’elisir di lunga vita, bevanda sacra a tanti Dei, succo di-vino celebrato nei riti religiosi.

Da tempo immemore il vino ha svolto un ruolo di fondamentale rilievo nei raduni importanti o nelle feste popolari, terreni coltivati a vigna hanno raggiunto con onore il titolo di “Patrimonio storico” arrivando a mutare considerevolmente il paesaggio. 511 more words

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Does "Vintage" Really Matter (Especially for a 20-something?)

The term “old wine” used to mean something. When someone opened up a so-called classic vintage of Bordeaux or came up from their cellars with twenty-year old Burgundy, there was a magic in the air that everyone at a table could feel. 995 more words

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A master sommelier reveals 4 trends changing the wine industry

(Source: www.businessinsider.sg)

As summer fades to fall, rosé’s time in the sun is quickly fading. Fortunately, there are some fresh new wine trends on the horizon. 698 more words

Lifestyle

Monthly Wine Writing Challenge #28 (#MWWC28)

Last week, Beth of Traveling Wine Chick won Monthly Wine Writing Challenge #27 (#MWWC27) and just like all previous winners of the Challenge, her “reward” was to choose the theme for the following Challenge (in this case #MWWC28). 671 more words

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Time to put the sommeliers in the spotlight: Andy De Brouwer

It is time to put another sommelier in the spotlight! This time we’ll get to know more about Belgian Top sommelier Andy De Brouwer owner ( 4th generation ) of restaurant/hotel… 651 more words

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Vitaminboost

Min smoothie jag gjorde nyss kändes som en riktig vitaminkick. Perfekt att svepa såhär hemkommen från en eftermiddag i stallet och ett tufft dressyrpass på ponnyn. 93 more words

Daniella Lundh Egenäs