Another Round – January 2022

Another Round – January 2022

From finding good, and relatively inexpensive wines it was a pretty awesome December leading into Christmas and New Year’s. At my local liquor store, I could be found hovering over the Spanish and Portuguese Vintage aisles a fair bit. A couple of the Portuguese finds,...

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Wine, Castles, and World Class Golf

Wine, Castles, and World Class Golf

  ……in the land of which Pilsner was born…..and fairytales might just come true!!! If you need to have an Ocean on your golf vacation you can stop reading right now.  If you are good with waking up in a fairytale setting surrounded by cobblestone streets and...

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Tee off in the New Year with Women on Fairways!

Tee off in the New Year with Women on Fairways!

Swing, Sip & Sunshine Golf Experience Women on Fairways has launched a collection of curated luxury golf and lifestyle trips for women golfers. Their 2022 Swing & Sip Golf Experiences are fully escorted designed to bring women together on and off the...

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Another Round – November 2021

Another Round – November 2021

Even just a couple of years back I was pretty much a red, red wine guy.  Now it seems like there is always a weekly white wine in my life regardless of the time of the year.  It seems like whenever I am having a sushi night it's a white night.  Even becoming rather...

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HISTORIC GRAPEVINE, TEXAS

HISTORIC GRAPEVINE, TEXAS

A Hidden Golf Gem in North Texas - Who knew about the Wine??? Historic Grapevine, is the premier go-to destination when planning a trip to Texas! Grapevine, centrally located between Dallas and Fort Worth, provides visitors a sophisticated escape from the big city....

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Wine Tasting Terms

Wine Tasting Terms

Some basics from those in the know! This is always a fun topic amongst those of us that pretend to know what flavors and aromas wines really have.  I am in no way a sommelier and frankly don’t ever want to be one.  I do drink my fair share of wine, I like to try some...

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Another Round August 2021

Another Round August 2021

A little bit of this and a little bit of that.  Here are few highlights of what we have been drinking over the past month or so.  Some very reasonably priced whites, a fantastic Cab from Washington State and a Spanish red that resembles Amarone plus another...

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Another Round – June 2021

Just in time for Canada Day we lead of with a surprising Chardonnay from Ontario.  Still on an awesome red rampage from a smorgasbord of countries...... a revisit with a French red that makes me think I should try more, a Spanish red that would be worth stocking up on...

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FOR THE WINO WHO HAS EVERYTHING

FOR THE WINO WHO HAS EVERYTHING

Or so they think – Wine - Not -(A)-Barrel I think I am one of those winos, and probably always will be.  I always have plenty of wine around the house, at one time as many as 400 bottles.  I have the fancy wine openers and decanters, a cooler which holds over 100...

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Another Round – June 2021

Another Round – June 2021

Chianti as promised, a couple of interesting whites and a not so often available Port CHIANTI is all about Italia.  Very reasonably priced and flavorful! Melini Chianti Classico Riserva DOCG 2017: $19.80, Tuscany, Italy What you can Expect:  A dry smooth silky medium...

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