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Dinner and Beaujolais with The Wines of Georges Duboeuf

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Romain Teyteau from Les Vins Georges Duboeuf

Every now and then I mention one of the unexpected events, wonderful people, or unbelievable wines that make writing this blog worth every hour spent. The great people are everywhere, as it seems to be a prerequisite to working in the wine industry. The other two items

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Early Preview of the 2016 Newport Mansions Wine & Food Festival!

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View from the back

Summer is officially here, and it’s time to start looking forward to one of the premier events of the year, which happens at the end of summer – the Newport Mansions Wine & Food Festival. Now we’re not wishing our summer away by any means, just anticipating an elegant and

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An Outstanding Grenache from Down Under: Yangarra Estate in McLaren Vale

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We haven’t reviewed many wines from Australia recently, which is a bit odd considering we used to buy and drink wine from down under quite frequently years ago. There was a variety or two in the Penfolds line that were regulars in our household, and we also went through a period rather heavy in Shiraz.

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Review of Best Tour’s Boston Cupcake & Desserts Tour

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Recently we ventured into Boston to participate in a cupcake and dessert tour of the Newbury Street area. There was a Living Social special available, and the cost of $80 for four people seemed very reasonable. We were scheduled to visit five different dessert shops. Finding the tour is easy, as it meets at the

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A Pappy Van Winkle Kind of Night: Pappy for All!

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Recently Savor CT put on a great wine and food event, and the following review of the opening held on Thursday night is written by guest blogger Alex Dubois. Alex is a museum curator, scotch and bourbon fan, and an excellent writer to boot. Enjoy!

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April 7 was a day of firsts: first time

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A Look at Scott Family Estate’s 2014 Offerings

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Scott Family Estates is a family farmed wine producer, that creates Pinot Noir and Chardonnay from Dijon clonal selections in the Arroyo Seco appellation in Monterey County. Low yields result in limited production wines which showcase the matching of terroir and varietal fruit. Recently they have added a Sonoma Russian River Pinot Noir, as well

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