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    The Top 10 Kosher wines ($20 or less) and our 5 Favorite Whiskies for the past year . By Joshua E. London and Lou Marmon Washington Jewish Week September 10, 2014 Last week we listed the Top 10 kosher wines we tasted over the past year that cost $30 or more a bottle. After all, festive holiday meals with family and friends are nigh, so a bit of expensive indulgence is in order.

    7 readers - By Grapelines

    When You Don’t Want to Give up Summer Whites: Wines of Alsace for Dinner

    18 Sep 2014 Comments Off When You Don’t Want to Give up Summer Whites: Wines of Alsace for Dinner When it has cooled off enough to go back into the kitchen, we’re thinking about cooking again. Maybe grilling sausages, roasting meats, even putting potato gratin back on the menu.

    6 readers - By Becky Sue Epstein

      Traveling Winers Weekend Wine Picks – 29 Sept 2014

      The Vineyard Trail - - 5 readers - Explore a new wine this weekend! Whether you’re into dry, sweet, red, white, Italian, French or even “Hops”, consider trying our suggestions below! Traveling Winers Weekend Wine Picks Tom Joe “Hops ‘r Better” Winer Wine: 2010 Hera Type: White Vineyard: Northwest Portugal Buy local I love the label – simple & elegant.

      Top 10 Kosher Wines Over $30

      Grapelines - - 5 readers - Our Top 10 kosher wines $30 and up for the past year long with a look at Diageo’s Orphan Barrel Whiskey Project. By Joshua E. London and Lou Marmon Washington Jewish Week September 4, 2014 During the Jewish month of Elul, the final month in the Jewish calendar, we are enjoined to reflect on where we stand and where we should be going in life.

      27 Shades of French Wine Perfection

      MyWinePal - - 5 readers - At a certain quality level of wine, which typically comes from wineries that have decided to spend the extra effort on selecting grapes from the best vineyard plots, hand picking and sorting the grapes, and letting the grapes express themselves in the wine without an over agressive human hand, you get shades of perfection (note that I am not talking about 100 point wine rating scores).

      what olivia pope SHOULD be drinking on the beach

      grapefriend - - 4 readers - Scandal is back tonight, and a while ago they released this teaser to get everyone all excited: All quite exciting that Olivia’s taking a break from the drama to kick it except for one thing: she’s drinking red wine on the beach.

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      Winebits 353: Special rose edition

      …Because rose is no longer the province of cranks like the Wine Curmudgeon, but has become real wine celebrated by the wine establishment. • Making money with rose: South Africa’s Mulderbosch, whose rose is regularly featured here, has discovered that rose is profitable. Or, as a leading Winestream Media outlet put it, part of the “high-flying rose…

      4 readers - By The Wine Curmudgeon

      27 Shades of French Wine Perfection

      …-dry but finishing dry. Tiny bubbles followed with tasty apple flavour. Champagne Henriot Rose NV (~$72) – Light toast and strawberry aromas. Dry with light, small bubble. Nice flavours of flowers, citrus and strawberries. Overall this wine is quite flowery. Long length. Very nice. Champagne Henriot wines on ice Villa Ponciago Villa Ponciago…

      5 readers - By MyWinePal

      Mini-reviews 65: Taris, Gruet, Cabirau, Yalumba

      … just as soon spend a couple of dollars more for a more interesting wine. • Gruet Brut Rose NV ($16, sample, 12%): This New Mexico bubbly, now labeled American, was disappointingly dull and not what it once was. Not much body, with muted red fruit and a hit of caramel. • Domaine Cabirau Rosé 2013 ($12, purchased, 13%): Not quite Hall of Fame quality…

      1 readers - By The Wine Curmudgeon

      what olivia pope SHOULD be drinking on the beach

      …Scandal is back tonight, and a while ago they released this teaser to get everyone all excited: All quite exciting that Olivia’s taking a break from the drama to kick it except for one thing: she’s drinking red wine on the beach. VILE! Now I love Liv’s obsession with wine, but she’s gotta veer away from the red every once in a while! It’s very…

      4 readers - By grapefriend

      Wine Reviews Bold As Love

      …still rainin’ still dreamin’ This heat wave have sapped tBoW’s strength. It is all we can do to pull corks and take notes. Nowatisane? So here they are. Fortunately, all wines tasted were deliciously notable. 2011 Regusci Chardonnay Stags Leap District Mary’s Cuvee $40 online: The power of an AVA in full glory! Stags Leap baby. Regusci is about…

      1 readers - By The Best of Wines

      Traveling Winers Weekend Wine Picks – 29 Sept 2014

      …Explore a new wine this weekend! Whether you’re into dry, sweet, red, white, Italian, French or even “Hops”, consider trying our suggestions below! Traveling Winers Weekend Wine Picks Tom Joe “Hops ‘r Better” Winer Wine: 2010 Hera Type: White Vineyard: Northwest Portugal Buy local I love the label – simple & elegant. With the end of Summer fast…

      5 readers - By The Vineyard Trail

      Traveling Winers Weekend Wine Picks – 22 Sept 2014

      …Explore a new wine this weekend! Whether you’re into dry, sweet, red, white, Italian, French or even “Hops”, consider trying our suggestions below! Traveling Winers Weekend Wine Picks Tom Joe “Hops ‘r Better” Winer Wine: 2008 Catedral Reserva Type: Red Vineyard: Caves Velhas Buy local As you get into tasting the different varietals you’ll start…

      3 readers - By The Vineyard Trail

      The Best In Value-Priced Wine

      … of expensive indulgence is in order. As wine is a necessity in a civilized world, however, we have put together a list of value-priced wines to be enjoyed on a more regular basis, within a more limited budget. Here are our value-priced ($20 and below) Top 10 kosher wines from the previous year: The Recanati Rose 2013 ($15) is made from 70 percent…

      7 readers - By Grapelines

      Top 10 Kosher Wines Over $30

      …Our Top 10 kosher wines $30 and up for the past year long with a look at Diageo’s Orphan Barrel Whiskey Project. By Joshua E. London and Lou Marmon Washington Jewish Week September 4, 2014 During the Jewish month of Elul, the final month in the Jewish calendar, we are enjoined to reflect on where we stand and where we should be going in life. Thus…

      5 readers - By Grapelines

      When You Don’t Want to Give up Summer Whites: Wines of Alsace for Dinner

      … occasionally. Start out with a delectable sparkling Cremant d’Alsace – this region is near Champagne, after all – like the nicely balanced Albert Mann Cremant d’Alsace Brut 2011 or the pale rose NV Willm Cremant D’Alsace Blanc de Noirs Brut. With eggs, mushrooms, grilled meat and fish, move on to two more whites like the light but complex 2012 Willy…

      6 readers - By Becky Sue Epstein

      Traveling Winers Weekend Wine Picks – 15 Sept 2014

      …Explore a new wine this weekend! Whether you’re into dry, sweet, red, white, Italian, French or even “Hops”, consider trying our suggestions below! Traveling Winers Weekend Wine Picks Tom Joe “Hops ‘r Better” Winer Wine: 2011 Merlot Type: Red, Dry Vineyard: FlipFlop Wines Buy local A screw-top, that releases a great tasting wine at a even better…

      By The Vineyard Trail