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    10 Of Our Favorite Bottles Under 20 Dollars

    Shopping for the perfect bottle of wine doesn’t have to break the bank. There are wineries from countless regions across the globe producing exceptional wines at affordable prices. Enjoy these 10 bottles that will blow your mind without blowing out your wallet. 2016 Quinta da Aveleda Loureiro-Alvarinho, Vinho Verde, Portugal $8.99 Vinho Verde is known […]

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    A Closer Look at the Wines and Wine Regions of Northern Portugal

    Portugal is surrounded by over 1,100 miles of coastline to the south and west, while the Spanish border covers the entire eastern and northern edges of the country. This unique combination of factors has resulted in a nation of varied terrain, rich maritime history, and over 200 indigenous varieties with which wine is made today. […]

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    Six Rosés to Share with Your Valentine on Valentine’s Day

    For those looking to have the perfect, sensual Valentines Day, the right meal can go a long way towards a delightful evening. A good bottle of rosé does more than simply complete dinner on this holiday. It sets the mood, as essential to the date as candles and music. Make your Valentine’s Day truly remarkable […]

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    Our Resident Sommelier Gives 5 Tips to Order Wine at A Restaurant

    For some, there are few things that inspire more fear and trepidation than ordering wine off of the wine list at a restaurant. Often in several different languages, these lists can be incredibly comprehensive, or just list a wine and a price. With bottles ranging from a few bucks to (in some cases) thousands of […]

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    5 of Our Favorite Unique Wines for 2018 + Pairings!

    Are you looking for that next great wine to share with friends and family? Bringing a bottle of Cabernet or Pinot Noir to your next social gathering will always be appreciated – BUT bringing a bottle of something that no one has heard of is a conversation starter. It’s an icebreaker. It’s an immediate way […]

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    Biodynamic Wines: What Are They and Why You Should Drink Them

    We all know that grapes = wine, right? But where the grapes come from and how they are grown is an often overlooked factor when purchasing wine off a store shelf. Biodynamic Wines and Viticulture – How it Works  One of the powerful truths of viticulture is that all great wine speaks through the soil.  […]

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    Revitalize your Life and Enjoy Some Wine with Vineyard Yoga

    There are few things more relaxing than the pop of a fresh cork and a nice glass of wine. Some wineries have taken that sentiment and responded: Challenge Accepted. These bastions of healthy imbibement are taking your drinking and relaxation experience to the next level with yoga in the vineyards. Come and enjoy the unique […]

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    Six Great Books to Pair with your Favorite Wines

    New Year’s Resolutions are upon us, and while they always begin with perseverance in mind, after a few weeks they can be devilishly tricky to maintain. One of the best ways to ensure a successful resolution is by making it something you look forward to rather than something you have to struggle through. Want to […]

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    Best Bubbles to Bring in the New Year

    There is nothing quite like the delightful pop of opening a fresh bottle of sparkling wine. The cunning marketers of Champagne have worked tirelessly for hundreds of years with one goal in mind: Champagne is for celebrating. New job? Pull out some bubbles. Just had a baby? Grab yourself a flute. Time to celebrate the […]