Tag Archives: Champagne

Life is Short…Drink More Wine.

Hey, I know it’s been a long time. My aspirations to write a weekly blog pretty much went out the window after my last posting in…October? Life, heartache, loss and writer’s block seem to keep me off the page. My … Continue reading

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What’s YOUR favourite?

If you were presented with a lineup of wine and had to pick only one, could you do it? Are you influenced by certain factors such as grape variety, producer, region or country, price or points scored? Is there a … Continue reading

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After the Palate Fatigue…

After four flights of sparkling wines, my palate was cooked…13 sparkling wines later, I was getting better and better as the night went one, despite my aching palate.  Tips and tricks from good friends led me to successfully taste, describe, and … Continue reading

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Got Bubbles?

With Christmas a short day away, and New Years hot on its heels, everyone should be stocking up on the bubbles for the festive occasion!  Whether it’s Cava, Prosecco, Cremant, Champagne, Sparkling Wines, look for YOUR perfect bubbly for this next … Continue reading

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Bubbly anyone?

About 30 cm of snow came through my city in the past week and a half. (For those in the US that read my post, I’ll translate:  12 inches).  Are you kidding me?  It’s spring!  The Vernal Equinox came on the 20th for … Continue reading

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