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Thirsty Thirty-Something Thursday #18- Tasmania

When one thinks of Pinot Noir, Tasmania is likely not the first country that comes to mind! However, Pinot likes cool climate, and in fact Tasmania, the island south of the continent of Australia, boasts a climate entirely suitable to … Continue reading

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My Pinot is calling me…

Ever have one of those wines that you just can’t get out of your head? Like you’ve tasted it several times, your mouth waters whenever you think about it, and you just can’t wait to pour another glass? Yeah, I … Continue reading

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Thirsty Thirty-Something Thursday- #1 Sicily

Every Wednesday is delivery day at the retail store I manage. And every Wednesday, we open at least one wine to try, maybe even two. It’s not only fun, it’s a learning tool, and whomever the part time staff is … Continue reading

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This Wine Is From There…Seriously?!!

I love Cabernet Franc.  If you are a (sometimes) regular reader of my blog, you know that I talk of this Big Daddy often.  Highly underrated, he may be tough to understand, but if treated kindly and made well, there … Continue reading

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Patience is a virtue I do NOT possess.  And we live in an age of “I want it NOW!”  This, my friends, is a first world problem! So, I’m learning to wait, breathe and learn the art of patience….waiting for … Continue reading

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