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From 17-19 November, come join the party in Beaune for the 157th Hospices de Beaune Wine Auction. Although the actual sale is reserved for potential buyers, the general public can watch the proceedings in the street on a giant screen. 70 more words


Book Review: Uncorking a Lie by Nadine Nettmann

Uncorking a Lie
A Sommelier Mystery #2
Nadine Nettmann
Midnight Ink, May 2017
ISBN: 978-0-7387-5062-0
Trade Paperback

After being introduced in Decanting A Murder,  Sommelier Katie Stillwell returns in Uncorking a Lie. 399 more words

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How to Spot Counterfeit Wine

It’s every wine lover’s worst nightmare: you drop hundreds or even thousands of dollars on a special collectible bottle at auction only to learn that your Haut Brion is really a bottle refilled with “Two Buck Chuck” from Trader Joe’s. 30 more words

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Pinot Noir Remains King at Sonoma County Barrel Auction

The third annual Sonoma County Barrel Auction brought big money for the region’s pinot noir once again, as it usual is the event’s most popular varietal. 22 more words

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Just in: Another Wine Auction From Invaluable

This is a guest post, or may be rather a last minute guest announcement from Invaluable, the company wich runs wine auctions. This is truly a last minute, as the auction starts tomorrow. 323 more words


Documentary: Sour Grapes (2016) directed by Reuben Atlas & Jerry Rothwell

Documentary:  Sour Grapes (2016) directed by Reuben Atlas & Jerry Rothwell

Sour Grapes (2016) directed by Reuben Atlas & Jerry Rothwell is a very interesting look into the world of fine and rare wines and how a con man bilked tens of millions maybe even over $100 million from the wealthy with counterfeit wines. 150 more words

Les Trois Glorieuses

Dear Readers:

I’m currently on deadline for a très-cool story about Burgundy due out December 1st.

Three Days of Glory Teaser from SlipstreamCinema on… 128 more words

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