Tag Archives: Portugal

International Albariño Day

It’s International Albariño Day! I’m so glad they give this grape its due course and deservedly so! It’s crisp, refreshing tropical fruit wines are perfect for a hot summer day to sip on the patio, share a glass with a … 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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Now that Summer is here…

It seems we’ve been waiting a long time for Summer to show up! It’s almost the end of July, and today is one of the nicest days we’ve seen in a while here in the Capital city. We’ve had so much … Continue reading

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Getting Over Myself

As I was coming in to work today, I had many thoughts about life. Things such as what I’m doing, where I’m going in life, and just life in general. Thoughts that I want to share with you even though it makes … Continue reading

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At This Time of Life…

As I go over my blog, I’m a little embarrassed to see that my last post was in July, 2015…quite pathetic actually! To my credit, I DID post last year that I may be away while I’m doing this whole … Continue reading

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