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The Relentless Pursuit of Beauty

June 19, 2010 by  
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I had the distinct pleasure of meeting innovative Las Vegas artist A.D. Cook when I attended a charity event last year where his work was being featured. I had just entered the room and immediately the sensual image of a nude young woman with her back to the camera perched on an easel in the […]

Discovering Zin

April 7, 2010 by  
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I am a shameless fan of Zinfandel! It all began with my twin sister, who considers herself the unofficial “Ambassador of Zin”. Anyone who knows her has heard her speak of the plight of Zinfandel, which she believes is an unappreciated grape, deserving of greater recognition among the general populace of wine drinkers. The truth […]

My Recent Love Affair

April 7, 2010 by  
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My Recent Love Affair (For: AquaCabana Magazine) The best part of my job running a wine bar, besides meeting some of the coolest people in Vegas, is tasting wines from all over the world. Every week I discover a new wine that has me shouting from the rooftops, “This is the new wine love of […]

Getting Screwed

April 6, 2010 by  
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I cradle a bottle of one of my favorite Australian Shiraz and begin to slowly pour. As the deep purple hue of this juicy wine swirls into the bottom of the glass, the guest seated at the wine bar in front of me hesitantly says, “I must admit I am a little offended that you […]

Liquid Dessert

April 6, 2010 by  
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There are a lot of things in this world that I can live without, but dessert is not one of them! No meal is complete for me without a little taste of something sweet, or in some cases, a little sip. Don’t get me wrong. I can cut a swath through a chocolate cake that […]