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To become a Connoisseur

Image Courtesy: Adrian A Fulga

As I move in a speeding TGV through the green pastures of southern France, I can feel the adrenaline pumping inside of me. 867 more words


Wine Basics

Kamran A. Khawar oversees Product Development, Design and Operational and Legal matters at VinoVue, a wine and technology company that he co-founded in 2011. In his spare time, Kamran A. 308 more words

Kamran A Khawar

A vineyard tour at Clos Rocailleux

We are in the midst of a heatwave here in France as are a lots of countries in Europe, today was the hottest day of the year so far, the thermometer in the garden hit 42 Degs and its due to get hotter later this week. 193 more words

Living In France

Bored With Fruit

Patrick Comiskey at Lucky Peach is reporting an incipient revolution in California winemaking.

No doubt, in California we love our fruit:

In modern winemaking, fussily sorted fruit samples are vinified in squeaky clean cellars into wines of seamless elegance, influenced in part by the autocratic and antiseptic predilections of Robert Parker, the influential critic who has privileged fruit above all other elements.

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Wine Culture

The CD entertains: The wine(ry) picnic and the perfect cheese board

Have you ever felt intimidated about pairing food with wine? Whether you’re planning a winery picnic or hosting a wine tasting or casual gathering at home, The CD shares our favorites, from the orthodox to the non-orthodox. 1,537 more words


Make your summer sizzle with these refreshing cocktail recipes

Pineapple Coolers. Recipe here

Kiwi Blueberry Mojito. Recipe here

Lemon Drops. Recipe here

My Three Sons – gluten free.  Add white wine to this for a delicious treat. 25 more words


Kids and Tasting Rooms — A Good Idea?

“Wine country” — whether it’s in the Napa Valley in California or the Hudson Valley in New York — gets busy during the summer months. So, this is a particularly timely inquiry… 192 more words

Wine FAQ