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Black Ankles Matter!

Yeah, I know we call ourselves Beer Trolls, but it’s not always about malt, hops, water and yeast.  Yesterday, it was about the fermented juice of the grape!   514 more words


When Wine Bloggers Meet: 8 Takeaways

As soon as I heard about the annual Wine Bloggers Conference, I knew I had to be there – and what a spectacle it was! With about 300 of my new best friends, I swirled, sipped and spit my way through the Livermore Valley and Lodi, California wine country. 774 more words

Climate, Weather, and When to Harvest

On this date last year, we were busy harvesting our Turán (Agria) grapes. A warm 2015 August gave the grapes a decent Brix of 20, and we decided to harvest at that time as the weather was rapidly cooling with rains approaching. 129 more words


Vineyards, Winter and Spring in the Barossa Valley

Vineyards just out of our home town of Angaston as I was coming down from Mengler Hill Road (on the Angaston side) around to Long Gully Road.   633 more words

Barossa Valley

Everybody Gets to Sing

Ezra 3:11…and they sang responsively, praising and giving thanks to the Lord, “For he is good, for his steadfast love endures forever toward Israel.” And all the people responded with a great shout when they praised the Lord, because the foundation of the house of the Lord was laid. 688 more words

5 Mumford and Sons songs that are definitely about Jesus. (or the bible)

Mumford and Sons are awesome, I love their music, I love their instruments, I love their songs, I love them live, I love their albums, I love how fun all of their songs sound to play and perform, but what I love about them is something a lot of people might not have noticed. 636 more words