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  • Get Your Holiday Cheer in Grapevine

    … Forget twelve days of Christmas! Grapevine, Texas celebrates the season with 1,400 Christmas events held over more than 40 days! And as usual, Grapevine has some special treats in store for wine lovers and holiday revelers alike. Here are just a few examples: There’s plenty of cheer available at Grapevine’s Urban Wine Trail. You can sip…

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  • Dominus + Napanook Wine Tasting 2011 to 1991 Vertical

    … was a difficult vintage. It was cooler all summer, until August 24th, when the temperature jumped to 107F! It burned a lot of grapes. This wine is made of 98% Cabernet Sauvignon and 2% of Petit Verdot, a rare combination here. On the nose, you get the typical aromas of the varietal, like currants and cedar wood, but also some menthol and eucalyptus…

    Natalie Maclean/ Natalie MacLeanin Cabernet Franc- 1 readers -
  • Calling All Riesling Lovers!

    … IF YOU ENJOY RIESLING, YOU SHOULD BE AT GRANO THIS SATURDAY EVENING! You will meet the world’s authority, and number one lover of the grape, NYC and Berlin-based wine writer Stuart Pigott – and receive a copy of his new book ‘Best White Wine on Earth’. Stuart will take you through a tasting of Niagara’s best Rieslings – Cave Spring, Charles…

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  • Three Fox Vineyards is Ready for the Holidays

    … of holiday events beginning with the Thanksgiving Sale today and tomorrow. This weekend Three Fox is offering 10% off all bottle purchases. Next weekend from Black Friday through Sunday, plan to participate in the Turkey Trot Vineyard Treasure Hunt. Participants can explore the vineyard for coupons good for wine tastings as well as discounts…

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  • ¡Salud! Oregon Pinot Noir Auction Raises Over $725,000 at Annual Event!

    … physicians, the program address the hurdles faced by seasonal workers who cannot meet their basic health needs with only a few months’ income to stretch over a full year. Services like necessary health screenings, vaccinations, and dental care are available thanks to ¡Salud!. In its 23rd annual weekend event, the ¡Salud! Oregon Pinot Noir Auction…

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  • Dom Perignon Champagne 1998 Vintage Tasting Sparkles

    … When I think about Dom Pérignon Champagne, I think of luxury and pleasure. Now, more-so than ever, that opinion has amplified beyond pleasure into absolute bliss. After attending a private tasting of the soon-to-be-released to Ontario, Dom Pérignon P2-1998 with Chef de Cave, Richard Geoffroy, I have an entirely new excitement for the potential…

    Natalie Maclean/ Natalie MacLean- 2 readers -
  • The Great San Francisco Mac and Cheese Throwdown

    … in good food for fair prices. In addition to over 10 food trucks offering their mac and cheese spins, there will also be games, beer specials, and a cheesy cover band. And yes, that’s the precise language used to describe the band. What: the Great San Francisco Mac and Cheese Throwdown Where: SoMa StrEat Food Park, 428 11th Street, San Francisco…

    Rebecca Gomez Farrell/ Rebecca Gomez Farrell- 2 readers -
  • Becker Vineyards Library Tasting

    …. At that point, Dr. Becker spoke and explained to the group when they started Becker Vineyards, they thought they might do 5,000 cases eventually, but last year they ended up doing 100,000 cases of wine. Dr. Richard Becker He told us Becker Vineyards was the first to commercially plant and produce Viognier in the state of Texas. Even though their signature…

    Jeff Cope/ Texas Wine Loverin Cabernet Sauvignon Merlot- 3 readers -
  • A Great Week in the Life for GGG

    … Hi wine lovers and happy wine Wednesday! I have had an eventful week that I want to share with you… First of all, I received wonderful, wonderful news that my sister and the love of her life are engaged! (insert happy dance here) I am so incredibly happy for Jessica and Stephen – they are a very awesome couple who light up when…

    Christine Campbell/ Girls Go Grape- 1 readers -
  • Harvest Party for Industry Peeps Next Tuesday

    … If you are in the wine industry here in the Okanagan and want to come to a party to celebrate the end of the harvest, might I suggest… Like all good parties, entrance is with a bottle of bubbles. Call the winery for more info as I know nothing more than what’s on this poster. Like this: Like Loading... Related…

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  • Celebrate Nouveau!

    …-down Nouveau is to not recognize celebration. Here are my picks from this year’s LCBO crop. I realize that selecting the ‘best of Nouveau’ runs contrary to the whole idea of celebrating the harvest – but why not enjoy the best creations. The Abruzzo wine has the great drinkability, while my two French picks are mainly very light refreshers. Cool…

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  • Holiday Tea Time Returns to Top of the Mark

    … the Court of Master Sommeliers. Monique is an experienced broadcast journalist and has worked at various television stations across the country and most recently at KPIX-TV/CBS 5 and KSEE-TV/NBC 24 More Posts - Twitter - LinkedIn - Google Plus …

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  • Broadway Backstage: Chicago with John O’Hurley of Seinfeld (Video)

    … Stark Insider Broadway Backstage: Chicago with John O’Hurley of Seinfeld (Video) Seinfeld brought the world no shortage of iconic characters. George who pursued life with “passionate mediocrity.” Elaine with her physical antics. Cosmo Kramer with the famous slide entrance. And, of course, Jerry Seinfeld himself with his everyday observations…

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