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2013 Cossetti Dolcetto d’Asti

I tried this wine purely on a recommendation made by Trib Total Media wine expert Dave DeSimone and I am glad that I did.  2013 Cossetti Dolcetto d’Asti is offered by the P.L.C.B. as a Chairman’s Selection on sale for … Continue reading

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Wine review: S.Giorgio Amarone della Valpolicella DOC Classico 2009

Originally posted on Restaurant and wine epicure:
S.Giorgio Amarone della Valpolicella DOC Classico is produced by Azienda Agricola Boscaini Carlo. Winery produces also particular white wine GARGANEGA an rosè wine MOLINARA but also Grappa and Olive oils. San Giorgio di…

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Complimentary Tastings @ Morrell Fine Wine

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Bodega Goulart Malbec Clasico 2010

     It is no secret that I am a fan of Goulart Malbec simply because they consistently market a quality wine at a fair price.  Bodega Goulart Malbec Clasico 2010 doesn’t disappoint on either of those points.  The deep red … Continue reading

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Norwegian Wine Dinner

     I get plenty of e-mails about wine dinners but this one from Springfield Grille 1226 Perry Highway Mercer, Pa piqued my curiosity.  Take a look at the menu complete with wine pairings for each course.  I was fascinated with … Continue reading

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2014 TASTE Philadelphia Festival

     The 2014 TASTE Philadelphia Festival of Food, Wine and Spirits will be held at the Valley Forge Casino Resort King of Prussia, Pa October 15th – 17th, 2014.  This year’s festival will showcase the talents of local and celebrity … Continue reading

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Jimmy Buffett’s Wine List

If you aren’t a Jimmy Buffett fan (A.K.A. Parrothead) you probably don’t know that Jimmy is a wine lover.  During a recent trip to Pensacola, Florida my wife and I had the pleasure to stay at his Margaritaville Hotel on … Continue reading

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Goulart 2010 “The Marshall” Malbec

       The 2010 vintage of Goulart’s “The Marshall” Malbec keeps this winery’s tradition of giving us a good Argentine Malbec at an exceptional price alive and well.  This vintage will not disappoint the followers of “The Marshall” because it … Continue reading

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What I’m Drinking 1686 B.C.

I have often asked my friends if they thought the quality of wines produced now have improved with the advent of modern technology or if the wines of centuries ago made by monks and kings were superior.  Since the ancient wines … Continue reading

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Beausoleil at SummerSounds

       The legendary band Beausoleil came to Greensburg, Pennsylvania Friday night bringing with them the true spirit and sound of the Louisiana low country.  Their SummerSounds performance on the Robertshaw Amphitheater in St.Clair Park conjured up the feeling of … Continue reading

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