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Complexity – Wine Term of the Week

A wine is characterized as “complex” when it energizes your palate. A complex wine will keep divulging new flavors, textures or aromas about itself. Mind you there’s nothing wrong with a predictable, forthright wine that you enjoy. However a complex … Continue reading

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Va La Vineyards – Avondale, PA 2/12/2011

When planning these winery trips I check to see what events are happening beforehand. Across the board, an almost unanimous theme for this weekend was “Wine & Chocolate”. It seems that Valentine’s Day is as much a boon for the … Continue reading

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Super Bowl … not just for beer anymore

Welcome to Super Bowl Sunday folks. A true American tradition complete w/ a large, traditional (and sometimes not so traditional) selection of food and beverages. And of course football. Even if you don’t care one bit about the Packers or … Continue reading

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Sulfites – Wine Term of the Week

If you look at almost any wine label, you may have seen the imposing words “Contains Sulfites”. This is required on any bottle of wine (or food item) that is sold in the United States and contains 10 parts per … Continue reading

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