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Do Love Donum – Sonoma Wine Tasting

14 Aug

donumA recent visit to Donum in Sonoma. Wines worth sipping regularly and people worth following. In love with California Pinot & Chardonnay. Continue reading

What’s Old is New – White Wines for Summer

23 May

321853“The most important thing is to enjoy your life. To be happy – that’s all that matters.” – Audrey Hepburn

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A Touch of Rosé for Valentines Day

14 Feb

photo-21Happy Valentines Day.  In the spirit of roses, I am thinking rosé for Spring! One of the most food friendly styles of wines, almost time to officially take out the chopping knives, light the grill, and sit in the sunshine. Read further for my  three favorite Italian picks of the season… Parusso (acknowledged on the apron in this picture), Nicodemi, and Di Giovanna.

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Conversing with Chianti

10 Feb

rocca-di-castagnoli-chianti-classico

Why Chianti Classico represents the Converse of the tennis shoe industry… as style becomes more available, don’t forget how the standard was established.

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Wine Producer Focus: Posch as Parusso

12 Aug

When I drink wines from  Marco Parusso, I want to put on my Audrey Hepburn cat eye sunglasses and light a cigarette (merely for effect). Nothing screams class and elegance like the silky  seductive juice that pours from these bottles. I have coincidentally engaged in sipping various representations of Nebbiolo from this Piemontese producer while traveling the states this summer. Boy have I embraced every minute of Northern Italy!

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