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Wine not?

I’m not sure what I want to be when I grow up. I can’t take any more Buzzfeed quizzes. I know I will never be a soap opera star who writes a best-selling autobiography and wins an academy award for portraying myself in the Oscar nominated film. 278 more words


Tasting Soiree w/Billecart-Salmon

Society Fair recently held a Tasting Soiree and we attended. The event was an opportunity to taste Billecart-Salmon Champagnes. I tried to take pictures but they kept coming out blurry so no photos this go round. 360 more words


Washington Wine Club - March 2015

2011 Cadence, Bel Canto
When we first tasted this wine upon release in December, we both wrote one word for a tasting note: “Wow!” 433 more words

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Oregon Wine Club - March 2015

2013 Ayoub, Thistle Vineyard, Pinot Noir
Mohamed “Mo” Ayoub has been quietly (and passionately) building up his estate winery ever since he planted his first vines in 2001. 539 more words

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Grower Champagne Club - March 2015

Roger Pouillon et Fils, Brut Cuvée de Réserve
Like many grower-producers in Champagne today, the Pouillon family grew grapes in the region for decades before they began making their own Champagne from their fruit. 256 more words

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Collector's Club - March 2015

2012 Owen Roe, Ex Umbris Syrah — David O’Reilly makes wines in both Oregon and Washington under the Owen Roe, Sharecropper’s, and Corvidae labels, but the stars are the Owen Roe line. 790 more words

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The 12 Wine Bottle Experiment

A couple of years ago I read a great book called Love by the Glass about a couple’s journey tasting and trying wines around the country as cataloged by their relationship—from dating… to getting married… to the adventures and challenges of a parenthood and marriage. 579 more words