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    Daily Wine News: Wine & Sex

    In the Hérault department of the Languedoc — where harvest hasn’t yet finished — “six months’ worth of rain fell in a day.” Madeline Puckette explores wine and sex. “A well-stocked wine lover’s cellar only needs a cheap waiter’s corkscrew, a K-Mart decanter, and logo wine glasses from that cheesy Temecula winery where you’re a club member.” Ron Washam offers a “guide to drinking wine at home.

    7 readers - By David White/ Terroirist: A Daily Wine Blog

    It’s All About the Flavor at Sublime Tavern in San Marcos

    by Frank Mangio James Limjoco is the easiest interview I have ever had the pleasure to do. He’s the affable owner of Sublime Tavern with locations in San Marcos , Del Mar and soon to be in North Park . He’s gone through upgrades in his presentation of comfort food, premium wines by the glass and bottle and an admirable lineup of micro-brewed beers, to keep his diners coming back ...

    6 readers - By Taste of Wine TV - Weekly Update

      The HoseMaster's Guide to Drinking Wine at Home

      HoseMaster of Wine™ - - 4 readers - An authentic wine lover drinks at home. A lot. Alone, or otherwise. He doesn’t just drink wine socially, or with a meal. He drinks all the time, and not from fancy glassware. Or if it is fancy glassware, it’s not necessarily clean. Wine is a way of life, best done in the home, frequently, where it delivers the most pleasure—like transvestism.

      Guest Post – 2011 Evohe Tempranillo

      WineDineDIY - - 4 readers - Today I’m happy to introduce guest poster The Desert Wine Guy. He contacted me a few weeks ago to inquire about doing a blog post exchange. If you came here by way of The Desert Wine Guy blog then welcome! Take it away Marc. In today’s article you will all be let in on on a little secret as well as a little discovery I made, a hidden treasure in the form of a wine I discovered.

      Europa Village’s Oktoberfest ~ Barrels Of Fun!

      Uncorked Wine Travels! - - 3 readers - Willkommen to Europa Village‘s authentic 2014 Oktoberfest! Festive costumes adorned the staff and guests alike at the Annual Oktoberfest. Steins of handcrafted beer were raised high and Europa wines flowed freely as guests enjoyed the authentic German fare and music. Hangar 24, Refuge Brewery, Ironfire Brewery and Craft Brewing Company were all on keg duty to serve their fine handcrafted brews.

      Savoring the Flavors of a Wine County Autumn

      WineChixs.com - - 3 readers - Enjoy this delicious article on the flavors and activities of Temecula wine country – including a killer recipe for Curried Cauliflower Soup by guest writer Linda Milks. Linda Milks Linda Milks, a former English teacher, is a food, wine and travel writer living in Southern California. Linda has been involved in the culinary arts throughout the years.

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      Savoring the Flavors of a Wine County Autumn

      … “Blues Creek” Pinot Grigio. “Ahs” accompanied the dessert of a pillar of bleu cheese-infused cheesecake atop a cherrywood-smoked raspberry chipotle coulis paired with Casa Tiena Vista’s “Dragonfruit” Port and a Port from the Texas-based winery, Missina Hof. The sweet Ports perfectly balanced the rich but savory cheesecake. As we embraced the fall…

      3 readers - By Linda Kissam/ WineChixs.com

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      … the same wines on their wine lists: Mateus, Lancer’s, Wente Bros. Blanc de Blancs, Charles Krug Chenin Blanc, Mouton-Cadet, Weibel Green Hungarian, Blue Nun, Soave Bolla and Valpolicella and, for house wine, Inglenook Chablis. But it was at the Hungry Tiger that I discovered a much finer wine list, and Karen and I often ordered the Callaway Chenin…

      1 readers - By Ron Washam/ HoseMaster of Wine™

      It’s All About the Flavor at Sublime Tavern in San Marcos

      … and a Round Pound Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley 2011. No concerns about loss of freshness on wines by the glass, Limjoco has invested in a large sized Enomatic system of storing and pouring wines that keeps the bottles flavor-fresh for weeks at a time. And its not just the big Napa names. “You get a worldwide fine wine experience at Sublime, a lot…

      6 readers - By Taste of Wine TV - Weekly Update

      Europa Village’s Oktoberfest ~ Barrels Of Fun!

      …” to the Hofbrau Boys’ Germanic polka rhythms. One thing is certain… a good time was had by all ~ Beifall!!! www.europavillage.com This entry was posted in San Diego Country ~ Southern California, San Diego County ~ So Cal, South Coast AVA, Temecula ~ Southern California by Deborah Mines. Bookmark the permalink.…

      3 readers - By Deborah Mines/ Uncorked Wine Travels!

      Daily Wine News: Wine & Sex

      … In the Hérault department of the Languedoc — where harvest hasn’t yet finished — “six months’ worth of rain fell in a day.” Madeline Puckette explores wine and sex. “A well-stocked wine lover’s cellar only needs a cheap waiter’s corkscrew, a K-Mart decanter, and logo wine glasses from that cheesy Temecula winery where you’re a club member…

      7 readers - By David White/ Terroirist: A Daily Wine Blog

      Eight Great Wine Finds from the Summer Search 2014

      … American Museum in Los Angeles happens in downtown LA Sat. Oct. 11 from 5 to 10pm, and features 50 of downtown’s best restaurants, 100+ world class wines and entertainment. Adult admission starts at $55. More information at 213-485-8432. Big, Bold, Rich Reds headline the seminar and tasting at Sbicca Restaurant in Del Mar, Sat. Oct. 11 from 2 to 4pm. Cost…

      1 readers - By Taste of Wine TV - Weekly Update

      What’s this? Frank Mangio in a Ferrari?

      … you can’t have your cake and eat it too, but with Cakebread, you can have it all. Visit at cakebread.com. Temecula’s CRUSH Brings Out the Syrahs and Sangioveses In my rounds of events and meet-and-greets, the wine conversation almost always touches on Temecula, its wineries and wines. Last weekend the Wine Growers Association got all of its members…

      2 readers - By Taste of Wine TV - Weekly Update

      The HoseMaster's Guide to Drinking Wine at Home

      … there as it does in the neck of the bottle. Don’t buy a stupid pump for your leftover wine either. Any wine worth drinking is better the second day anyway, you don’t need that gray plastic stopper in it. Though I do enjoy when it queefs. Who doesn’t want a wine that queefs? But as a preservative, it’s wishful thinking. Like Ted Williams’ head…

      4 readers - By Ron Washam/ HoseMaster of Wine™

      Guest Post – 2011 Evohe Tempranillo

      … and is Spain’s most popular and famous native grapes. This is a grape that is normally used for blending in deep reds and “Jug Wine”. Don’t let the “Jug Wine thing throw you. This is a grape that, in my opinion people have simply just overlooked. When I first tasted this varietal I was at South Coast Winery in Temecula (Southern) California. I was doing…

      4 readers - By Michelle Leonardson/ WineDineDIY

      Some Wine Trivia

      … the Roman Empire. The Greeks and Romans both worshiped wine gods (Dionysus and Bacchus). Wine showed up in the New World with the first Spanish Conquistadors in Mexico as the Catholic Church required wine. These original Mission grapes are still found in a few areas. In the last half of the 19th century an aphid from North America, Phylloxera…

      By Bob Hunnicutt/ Bob on Sonoma

      All Aboard the Good Ship Poseidon

      … to the Park Hyatt Aviara Carlsbad Sun. Sept. 21 from 5:30 to 9pm at Vivace Restaurant. It’s a celebration of Italian craftsmen with burrata, mozzarella, prosciutto, balsamic and olive oil, fine Italian wines and art followed by a reception and 4 course dinner at Vivace. $125. ea. RSVP at 760-603-6907 or email: BethCooney1@hyatt.com. …

      3 readers - By Taste of Wine TV - Weekly Update

      Europa Village’s Annual Grape Stomp Gala ~ Bon Vin, Tres Fun!

      … There’s a little slice of Europe in the Temecula Wine Country ~ Europa Village is an Old World Euro-themed winery that offers wines handcrafted from French, Spanish and Italian grape varietals. Love the French wines of the Rhone Valley? Non probleme ~ the C’est la Vie Chateau Wines will soothe your soul. Feeling a little sassy? Si, Si ~ try…

      4 readers - By Deborah Mines/ Uncorked Wine Travels!