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6.28.2013

Summer Sippin’ Wines & Accessories

Our Summer Sippin’ promotion is well underway and the response thus far (from you) has been spectacular!  This celebration of Summertime wines and all of the complimentary accessories (aka cool stuff) are really something to behold and enjoy. Let’s talk about some cool wines you should definitely try: Drouet Le Muscadet A true underdog for […]

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6.27.2013

The Other Cabernet – Cabernet Franc

In the timeless and indelible words of the great Rodney Dangerfield, “I don’t get no respect.” Or some would say the other Cabernet, the Cabernet that lives in the shadows. All the world watches Cabernet Sauvignon while Cabernet Franc, the original Cabernet and integral part of the wine world, waits for its day in the […]

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6.21.2013

The Wines of Loire Valley

As a fan of the Loire Valley, its breathtaking landscape, delicious cheeses and of course its spectacular wines, I feel it is justified to help shed some light on some fantastic finds that were discovered on a jaunt to the beautiful countryside. Following a string of good vintages, 2009 through 2011, it was destined that […]

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6.21.2013

Paski Sir Cheese

Paski Sir is truly a unique cheese.  From the island of Pag in Croatia, this cheese is made from sheep’s milk and aged for one year. The island of Pag is home to 40,000 sheep!  The island is very windy and the salt water blows over the vegetation; because of this, the result is very […]

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6.14.2013

Everything’s coming up Rosés

Summer is just heating up and the season of pinks is in full swing! Considered the birthplace of rosé, the South of France has become synonymous with these glorious and tantalizing gems that bring such joy to the table. Fortunately, we have shaken the stereotype that pinks are sweet as largely most are not. They […]

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