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BROTHERS NIGHT OUT

CHÂTEAU LA VIEILLE CURE FRONSAC 2010 As this unpredictable world continues to take up more of your time from family and friends make the effort to come together. Open up your iCal or Outlook...

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PIZZA, COUCH & WINE

2009 BODEGAS FAUSTINO VII, RIOJA Sometimes a pizza, comfy sweats and a movie sound amazing. Add to this holy trinity of relaxation a bottle of this Rioja. Faustino has been producing wine for over...

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BASICS OF FRENCH WINE

AN INTRODUCTION TO FRENCH WINE French wine can be intimidating. Labels don’t tell you the grape, a large majority of the wines are blends and geography is every bit as important as vintage and...

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SHE WANTS WHAT’S IN YOUR BASKET

2011 MARGERUM “M5” SANTA BARBARA COUNTY RHÔNE BLEND You want to impress her so you decide to go on a leisurely bike ride. You ride near a canal for several miles until you reach...

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1 OF 700 MILLION

2009 CHATEAU DE MACARD, BORDEAUX SUPERIEUR, FRANCE An average of Seven-Hundred (700) million bottles of wine are produced in Bordeaux each year. Some are good table wines and a handful are the most prestigious...

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FOR BOTH WORLDS

2010 DOMAINE CHARLES JOGUET CHINON LES VARENNES DU GRAND CLOS Winemaking styles of America (‘new world’) and Europe (‘old world’) are different. Each is unique in the types of grapes used, if/how they blend,...

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