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    July Favorites

    … A roundup of my favorite things from the week in the categories of wine, food, travel, and lifestyle. It’s been awhile since I posted my weekly favorites.  This month was a blur, involving lots of travel, visitors, and toddlers who aren’t in preschool for the summer (eek!).  So here are a few favs from the last couple weeks.  Since the kids…

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    Stemmari Baci Vivaci Sparkling Grillo – Light and Luscious

    … Late last summer I visited west Sicily to explore the Marsala wine region.  While I was there I learned about grillo, a grape that is traditionally used to make Marsala wine and is being used more and more to produce white table wines.  It’s an amazing grape, capable of producing some really interesting wines.  And just recently I was super…

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    A Wine for Spicy Thai Food

    … The day after I arrived home from the Wine Bloggers Conference I was exhausted.  Hubby, who had been on twin patrol solo for four days, was arguably even more exhausted than I was.  Neither of us felt like cooking. More importantly, neither of us felt like cleaning dishes after dinner.  This was a job for take out.  I’d had mad cravings for Thai…

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    Reichsgraf Von Kesselstatt RK Riesling — Zingfully Good

    … As you may have noticed, wine PR folks like to come up with various events to get folks talking about (and more importantly, drinking) their wines.  One trend I’ve noticed in this camp is the (fill in the blank) wine day.  You know, International Tempranillo Day, International Merlot Day, International Cabernet Sauvignon Day, Malbec World Day…

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    Brancott Estate Sauvignon Blanc – Crisp & Refreshing

    … Summertime is fast approaching and bringing warmer weather.  And when it comes to enjoying wine in the summer, I love crisp, tropical whites like sauvignon blanc. Like many wines, sauvignon blanc can vary depending on where it’s grown and the vinification techniques.  But most people I know who enjoy sauvignon blanc like it to be filled…

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