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Thanksgiving Wines

It’s almost time to sit down with the family, invite the in-laws over and have that enormous meal shared between friends and family. That’s right; I am talking about “turkey time”. This time
11 months ago

Tips to Buying the Right Wine Gift

As the holidays roll around we often find ourselves asking the age old question year after year, “What wine should I give as a gift?” With the vast selection of wines to choose from, we often get
1 year ago

The Best Wines for Fall

Summer is at an end and it’s time to say goodbye. As you go about your daily routine, you see the school supplies occupying the front shelves of your local stores. The sun seems to set a little
1 year ago

Labor Day Drink Ideas

End of summer is almost here and Labor Day is approaching fast. Here are some drink ideas that might help your last summer BBQ or Labor Day party. These drinks have simple ingredients and are
1 year ago

Ready Made Cocktails

Some of the more popular mixed drinks that were only found in bars are now readily available and pre made in your local wine and spirit store. I remember many memories of standing by the blender
1 year ago

Jug Wines - The Little Things that Carry Their Weight

Jug wine is a term used for really large bottles of wine. Many people associate jug wines with inexpensive or cheap. These bargain priced wines aren’t really that bad in quality and are ideal for
1 year ago

Wine Refrigerators - A Practical Buyer's Guide

With so many people becoming wine connoisseurs and interested in all different types of wine, storage becomes an issue. Living in the city makes it quite difficult to find space to store our wine
1 year ago

Wine Lingo - Can You Speak It?

Many of the words used to describe how a wine is can be confusing at times, with terms like bouquets’ and lingering finishes; one might think they are going to a long wedding reception. Learning
1 year ago

Wine Aging: For Taste, Quality, & Science

When I first got into enjoying wine, I often wondered about starting my own collection of good bottles but wasn’t sure about how the aging of wine worked. Not all bottles can be stored away for
1 year ago

Wine Accessories: What You Need to Know

Ok so you have a few bottles in your collection. Maybe you put a few bottles aside for that special occasion when company comes over. You find yourself in front of your local wine store looking at
1 year ago