Vintage Wines

Le Fantastic is your new favorite sci-fi hangout

The glassware is also sublime Le Fantastique dried, aged and raw fish / sashimi – Photo credit Virginia Miller They got me at McIntosh. Granted, my husband Dan and I have vintage McIntosh amps at home, which we unexpectedly stumbled upon during a real estate sale in Sevastopol years ago …

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Perfect Christmas Stocking Ideas for Foodies

This is one of my favorite parts of the holiday season: thinking about all the people I would like to give a package to, thinking about what that gift voucher should be. This year, perhaps more than any other, it feels good to give all of your associates something thoughtful …

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Celebrate 2022 with bubbles! | Kathy Marcks Hardesty | Journalist

Is there a better time than the holiday season to open a bottle of champagne? It’s mandatory at home, and most of the winemakers I know here on the central coast feel the same. While I can’t afford a lot of French champagnes, there are many great sparkling wines made …

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Bike tours and bike tours

You can stop looking for the ultimate bike trip and join us on a 7 day tour you will never forget. With miles of scenic landscapes and Tuscan gravel roads, the best wine tastings of your life, and authentic Italian food after every ride, this is a once-in-a-lifetime tour that …

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Taste Sonoma’s late harvest wines

An early winter walk in the vineyard is usually calm, as the leaves rustle on the ground and the vines prepare for dormancy. You turn your head, you see a bunch of grapes – full, too meaty, ready to pop, maybe looking a little funky on the outside. have they …

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Azucca e Azucco: Expressing the local terroir in the shadow of an automotive giant

Toyota, Aichi Prefecture – When Daisuke Suzaki visited one of the legends of the Japanese wine world, Akihito Kido, with a passionate cry for help with his winemaking dreams, he was initially greeted with bewilderment. A cellar in Toyota? Home to the headquarters of Japan’s largest automaker, adjacent to Nagoya, …

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The best of Beaujolais – WineLoversPage

by Robin Garr | 12 December 2021 It’s December. The sights and sounds of the holiday season are all around us now. Now is the time to treat yourself, if you can. I went out the other day and spent a couple of times what I usually would for a …

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Foley Family Wines acquires Château St. Jean in Kenwood

Foley Family Wines of Santa Rosa announced on Wednesday that it has purchased Chateau St. Jean with the intention of returning the Kenwood winery to its former glory as one of the gems of the Sonoma County wine industry. Foley purchased Chateau St. Jean from Australian company Treasury Wine Estates, …

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Producer of Italian sparkling wines for 4 decades aims to produce “the best oenological expression of each vintage”

Revì wines were founded in 1982 by Paolo Malfer, created after years of testing and trials with which he perfected the production techniques necessary to create a premium sparkling wine. Member of the Vinity Wine Company, Revì produces only sparkling wines, Metodo Classico, Trento DOC (Trentodoc). The winery sources its …

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The best white wines for Christmas

Wine prices can go up, but so can quality – and I truly believe in all of the wines below, regardless of cost. Many retailers are offering discounts on these single bottle prices below. I also recommended a few premium wines that come in bag-in-box packaging. The wines are classified …

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