Tag Archives: Port

Quarantine: 14 Days of Isolation Wines- Day Five

Today is Friday, and typically, most of us would be excited that the weekend is upon us and we could perhaps open something a little more exciting that maybe what was sampled during the week. But now, during quarantine, it … Continue reading

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Chilly Nights

With all good intentions, I wanted to post another Thirsty, and more Abruzzo Adventures, however, the weather here has changed drastically, and with that, the want to “hunker down” as it were, wrap oneself in a warm blanket and sit … 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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Portugeuse Anyone?

If one were to come and look at the Portuguese section of my store, the comment is that it’s a great selection and we have a lot!  I beg to differ.  Although we have some great wines from Portugal (about … Continue reading

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And now….for more on Portugal

Seems lately I have a strong affinity for this little country and all things wine that they produce.  Maybe because our next group tasting will feature the Douro valley specifically…and it won’t just be Port either!  Strong red wines made from … Continue reading

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