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Holiday Bubbly Recommendations!

For the past several years I have organized a holiday happy hour for friends and colleagues (especially ‘Grapenuts’ and the private dinner group http://www.off-the-grid.ws).   The ‘Big Bubbly Blowout’ has been a favorite event of mine, but this year, my professional … Continue reading

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Screaming good deal – Zardetto Private Cuvee NV Italy

A perfectly nice bubbly at a fantastic price!    What makes this bottle interesting to me is a combination of what it is and what it is not… So let’s start with what it is not: it is not Champagne, but … Continue reading

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Wines and Cheeses from Italy river cruise – Delicioso!

Wow – what fun flavor combinations we had for this Italian-themed cruise – as always, my cheese-expert pal David Bennett chose cheese from the same country as the wines – we tried to obtain traditional, ‘old-world’ style wines to express … Continue reading

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