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Hospices de Beaune 2017 Debrief

I’m just back from a whirlwind trip to the record-breaking 2017 Hospices de Beaune wine auction, and wanted to share a few images with you to get a flavor of the tour and all it entailed. 240 more words


Burgundy Bound

Dear Readers:

Wine Writer on the Go – Yoga Paws + Lazenne Wine Carrier in tow.

I’m traveling on assignments for the balance of 2017, indispensable  108 more words


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

Full Reviews

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