Wednesday, October 8, 2014

Thanksgiving Wine Picks From 7 of L.A.'s Best Wine Shops

Categories: Holidays, Wine, Wine & Food Pairing Whether it's bubbles to get you started, a serious wine to go with the main event, or something sweet to pair with pie (seriously, dessert wine was made to pair with pie — think about it: who wants Sauternes with cake?), there's much to Choose Red, White or Mixed, all of which feature two bottles of three different types of wines chosen for their Thanksgiving-worthiness. …. 20 Worst Bands Ever: The Complete List. …
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Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Christmas Gift Idea: California Wine Club Membership

The first wine club I ever joined was, at the time, Malibu's only winery. Every month, Brian and I looked forward to our wine shipment. When we moved to South America, we cancelled our membership and haven't I typically drink red wine, and usually only drink white during summer. I'm not a big sweet wine fan either, so I wasn't sure I'd like the Edelzwicker since the bottle described it as a dry Riesling. ca-wine-club-white However, I absolutely 

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Tuesday, May 6, 2014

Wine and Food: Making a Perfect Match – the World

“The old adage of white wine with fish and red wine with meat is true and false,” he says. This will be true 80-90 percent of the time, but … that describe the wine should describe the food. For example, wines containing cherry flavors would go with something juicy such as a barbecue, since cherries are sweet and juicy. … When looking to pair wine with meat, Owen recommends asking what you are pairing it with and what cut of meat is it. He says a rib eye with lots of fat, richness and … …

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Thursday, April 10, 2014

My Favourite Wines From a-Z at the Vancouver International Wine …

Time Estate Winery Chardonnay, 2011, BC, Canada – Light pear aroma. Medium plus body, round and soft in the mouth. Medium acidity. Pears with a hint of sweet spice on the palate. Waterbrook Melange White, 2012 , … Red Wines. Altos Las Hormigas, Malbec Terroir, 2010, Argentina – Ripe cassis and spice aromas. Medium plus body, dry on the palate. Blackberry and raspberry, with some minerality and soft tannins. Domaine Bousquet … …

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Monday, March 17, 2014

A Dinner With Pierre Miodownick of Netofa Winery, the Most Prolific …

When you look at Netofa, in many ways, it a winery built on Pierre's terms, no wines made for marketing, no wines made for the needs of the syrup slurping, sweet tooth toking public that are ravaging the kosher wine world. … old world, they are not always a home run, but while many of the wines stay in the ballpark, they ALL demand your attention simply for their quality and clear focus on what I hope the kosher wine world will one day crave. 2012 Domain Netofa red … …

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Friday, March 7, 2014

Ask a Wino – Sweet Wine – Great Taste Magazine

C4 Deli Resident Bartender, Wine Purchaser and Texas native James Wall is the person you want on your best buddy list. Look out for his 'red and white' insight every Wednesday on our Wino Wednesday: Ask A Wino Q&A. Q: What makes a … sweet wine. No matter which process is used to create a sweet wine, I personally need to continuously remind myself that even though some wines may taste like child fruit juice, drinking a full bottle will still result in a hangover. …

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