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The Love Affair Continues…

November 28, 2011 by  
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In 2010 I had the pleasure of writing an article called My Recent Love Affair, which explored my blossoming infatuation with Spanish wines. Well that small crush continues to grow and once again I find myself cradling a glass of Spanish wine and musing about how I love thee – let me count the ways.  […]

Wine and Friendship – The Perfect Pairing

November 22, 2011 by  
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My wine glass, no matter the time of year, always favors a bold red wine that I can enjoy on its own or paired with the perfect bite of food. One of my favorites is Vietti 2008 Barbera d’Asti, which a friend of mine has a habit of showing up with when he stops by for a visit. I […]

Smitten with Tzimmukin

February 14, 2011 by  
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I never get tired of discovering new wines. Anticipation of the journey an unopened bottle might take me on is always hopeful, and if I am lucky on a particular day, the destination is divine. Case in point: K1 Tzimmukin Adelaide Hills 2006 by Geoff Hardy. I knew this Shiraz/Cabernet would be assertive and layered with […]

A New Crush on an Old Grape

August 9, 2010 by  
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Every now and then, I taste a wine that is so unique and makes such an impression on my senses that I find myself wanting to run through the streets, spreading the vino gospel (at least to the folks willing to hear me ramble). Wines of this nature are a simple love/hate thing for me. As soon as […]