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18 Sep 2014 Comments Off Drinking Tall, Blonde and American: Guinness Blonde American Lager On their third try, Guinness brewmaster Joe Gruss says, they “got it right” and now Guinness is in production on the first in their Discovery Series: Guinness Blonde American Lager. “Blonde” because of the golden color from the Mt. Hood and their trademarked Mosaic malts.
Three America Wine Auction Broadsides from the 1840s and 1850s. It was not until I began to correspond with Mannie Berk, proprietor of The Rare Wine Co., that I began to look at historic wine auction catalogs. Some of these catalogs are multi-page documents with a few hundred lots of wine. Others are simply single-sheet broadsides.
Posted on 18 September 2014. Wine Review: NV Gosset Champagne Brut Excellence Gosset Brut Excellenceis Champagne that is superior in almost every aspect. The wine is comprised of 36% Chardonnay, 45% Pinot Noir (all from Grand and Premier Cru vineyards) and 19% Pinot Meunier.
It seems like there is a new brewery or brew pub opening somewhere in Texas every month. It would be a daunting (but fun!) task to try to visit all of the breweries; fortunately the Texas Craft Brewers Festival will bring 57 of the best brewers in the state together for its biggest event ever.
Anyone out there 30 years old...planning to retire at 40...?Anyone out there 40 Years old...planning...?And so I could continue.At 68 I am working more than I ever was...the business is now more successful. There is an old music saying...if you pays your dues...you will get your rewards.My reward will be 10 days at the Rebstock...with good friend Karl and the team.Friday 29.08.
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Beringer Cabernet Sauvignon 2011 mini review Dark in color with a nose of red berries. On the mid pallet the wine displays cherries to match the nose. This is a lovely deep rich cab with a medium length finish. But at $49.95 it ought to be.
EPISODE 02: We certainly hope you’re ready for another fun ride! We’re not even two full episodes into our 4th season when the train jumps the tracks and remained derailed (in a fun way). Perhaps it’s the wine? We’re tasting Riesling tonight, and the two bottles are so good, we end up with a split panel. Oh yeah, Marina is at it again.
The Granbury Backer: Wine’s New Heavyweight Player The backer behind the recent acquisitions of WineWare, eWinery Solutions and WineWeb is an über-savvy, successful, no-nonsense, straight-talking M&A and corporate turn-around player with a personal bankroll big enough to go eye-to-eye with Bill Foley.
Mom and her friend Sandy. October 2013 I lost my favorite fan last month. My Mom. That might explain why my postings have been light., please be patient with me during this time. Although my mom never said much or showed it, she followed my blog to keep up with me and was very proud. She would say "you never told me you were doing this, going here.
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Luxury, Comfort and Convenience! We had it all at the St. Giles Tuscany located in Manhattan in heart of New York City Where you stay does make a difference on a vacation. This was my first time in New York on a mother-daughter trip, I wanted to make sure we were in a convenient location were we would feel safe and be able to relax comfortably after days of shopping, eating, photography and wine.
What Message Is Your Old Blog/Site Sending? The sale of eWinery Solutions was so NOT a surprise given the persistent coma of its website. Note April 28 as the most recent post. (Screen capture Sept. 18, 2014) Aging, derelict web sites most often mean that the owner doesn’t have the resources to keep it up to date, doesn’t care, or both. Those communicate a company under stress.
2008 Kanzler Pinot Noir Sonoma Coast – Bottle Notes by Tom Lee on September 18, 2014 Kanzler Vineyards, located in California near Sebasopol, was founded in 1996 by Stephen and Lynda Kanzler.
Galuval and Yann Chave from the North and the South I always love trying wines from the Rhone. My first experience with the 2012 Domaine de Galuval, Cairanne, Cotes du Rhone Villages was very enjoyable. This combined effort with advisor Philippe Cambie has resulted in a wine full of outstanding components.
I'm typing this post from a lowball liquor and packaged food convention where I'm not really supposed to be ... it's a long story. At the next couch, two people are preparing a bid for industrial vacuum-packed rotisserie chicken. There are sooo many bottles of scary-looking hooch designed for 99-cent stores.