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Gift Giving for Wine Lovers

‘Tis the season for gift giving. The most wonderful gift you can give a wine lover is a bottle (or case) of wine. The second most wonderful gift you can give is wine accessories. 172 more words


Up & Coming Wine Region in East Bay

Today I ended up strolling to the far back of Total Wine & More where there was a 5 cent tasting. Of course I gathered 5 cents from the bottom of my purse to have a taste. 320 more words


Patty Cake dropout

The winemaker is a maniac.  He only sleeps like 1 hour a night,  In addition to checking 20 vineyards a day across northern Israel, managing night harvests, tasting the in-progress fermentations, fielding phone calls from the ten different time zones where the wine sells, crushing the ever increasing waves of fruit that are landing on the winery’s crush pad, and  trying to find a wife for his son, he has to train his Californian intern (that’s me!) and keep his car clean. 912 more words

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RAW NYC - A Celebration of Soil

The RAW Wine fair, the world’s largest assembly of natural and low-intervention wine makers, is first and foremost a gathering of friends. RAW is not one of the massive Grand Tastings like Wine Spectator’s annual fete – where wealthy point-system devoted collectors assemble to try all the industry’s big names – or like the typical industry showcases where the mood is generally one of competition and commercial transaction. 552 more words


Wine Adventures : Casablanca Valley on a Budget

Casablanca valley, one of Chile’s coolest wine regions lies at a mid-point between Valparaiso and Santiago, only a 30-45 minute drive from either direction making it a trip well worth making. 1,485 more words


Tekena | Carmenere | 2013

Tekena | Central Valley, Chile | Carmenere | 2013.

Tasting notes:

A medium bodied red wine with aroma of red fruits and my favorite berries aroma. 35 more words


Solar Viejo Riserva | Tempranillo & Graciano | 2008

Solar Viejo Riserva | Rioja, Spain | Tempranillo & Graciano | 2008.

Tasting notes:

Lovely aroma of sour cherries, blackfruits like plums, bluberries with a hint of vanilla, earthy, woody, spices aroma. 24 more words