Wine List

  • Scottsdale’s Palm Court Restaurant receives Wine Spectator honors

    … Wine Spectator’s 2014 dining guide is a list of over 3,700 “restaurants for wine lovers” I was recently invited to experience the Scottsdale Resort & Conference Center’s Palm Court Restaurant in light of their recent inclusion on the Wine Spectator list. In addition to receiving the basic award for having a good wine list Palm Court…

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  • Local Restaurants Tap Oregon Wine

    … the restaurant. Fortunately, restaurants are increasingly supporting the Oregon wine scene. Some menus have extensive bottle selections that include hard-to-find library wines. Others list a variety of wines by the glass or host special winemaker dinners. The newest trend—and most sustainable—is the selection of rotating wines on tap. Check out this article for a pour of Oregon’s finest wines. …

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  • Choosing a Restaurant Wine List Over Food

    … at a restaurant wine list filled with the exact kinds of wines I like to drink.” He asked how many bottles I would pick. “Probably three different wines,” I responded. Not satisfied, my son fired back one more question. “Don’t you think you could find three bottles you would like to drink on a lot of wine lists at restaurants right here on the upper west side…

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  • Rosé Season Is Open

    …. The ladies definitely get it: rosé rocks and pink is still in. It’s summer in a glass. Who better to look to than the French? Rosé wine sales surpassed white wine sales in France, circa 2007. Before getting to my short list of the wines you need to pick up and enjoy this summer, what makes a rosé a rosé? The wine gets its colour from the amount… -