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Denver Wineos Unite! Or, my alcoholic Rodney King speech... - Terroir Radio

Denver Wineos Unite! Or, my alcoholic Rodney King speech... - Terroir Radio | Terroir Radio | Scoop.it
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A radical 'take' on the state of the wine union in Denver, Colorado...will the voice of solidarity be heard?

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Olivier Leflaive, Ridge Montebello...How Bar Boulud's Big Bottles Became One of the Hottest Wine Programs in the USA

Olivier Leflaive, Ridge Montebello...How Bar Boulud's Big Bottles Became One of the Hottest Wine Programs in the USA | Terroir Radio | Scoop.it
Michael Madrigale hadn't really intended to bid on the six-liter bottle of 1991 Olivier Leflaive Montrachet, but as he looked around the room at the Acker Merrall & Condit auction, he couldn't find a single paddle in the air.

Via Vitabella Luxury Wine / Twitter @Vitabellawine / Also check www.vitabella.fr
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Great article about Mike Madrigale!  Wish we saw more of these programs in the Midwest!

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The Coravin Makes Great Wines More Accessible by the Glass - New York Times (blog)

The Coravin Makes Great Wines More Accessible by the Glass - New York Times (blog) | Terroir Radio | Scoop.it
New York Times (blog) The Coravin Makes Great Wines More Accessible by the Glass New York Times (blog) In restaurants that are more serious about wine, though, by-the-glass programs have evolved at a dizzying pace in the last decade, offering...
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Brett Zimmerman MS demonstrated this handy piece of equipment to me last week....it is AWESOME!  This will save me a ton on high-end sample bottlings...

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Personalized Wine Glass 20 oz Pittsburgh Penguins, University of Colorado, military

Personalized Wine Glass 20 oz Pittsburgh Penguins, University of Colorado, military | Terroir Radio | Scoop.it
This listing is for a personalized wine glass that is 20 oz, This listing is for a tan/black colors for the pittsburgh peneguins, university of (Personalized Wine Glass 20 oz Pittsburgh Penguins, University of Colorado, military by ahindle78
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Ha! All you CU Buffs, now you can keep your wine in it!

 

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Tesco Redefines Social Drinking With Community-Created Wine - AdAge.com

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Tesco Redefines Social Drinking With Community-Created Wine
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The first step was inviting wine bloggers and members of Tesco's social-media community to a wine- tasting event June 26, where they were given a choice of five wines to judge.
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Could this be the new thing?  Retailers and restaurants have utilized consumer and trade 'judging events' as a way to introduce wines on their shelves and wine lists for years;  I do like the use of technology to reinvent the category...

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The Passing of a Barossa Legend

The Passing of a Barossa Legend | Terroir Radio | Scoop.it
RT @DunstanDavid: Farewell Peter Lehmann (1930-2013) a great wine man and a great Australian
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The man had a great life.  He wil be missed by all that ever tasted a glass of Barossa juice!

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One of Montalcino's historic properties is being sold.

One of Montalcino's historic properties is being sold. | Terroir Radio | Scoop.it
One of Montalcino's historic properties is being sold. Noemi Marone Cinzano told Wine Spectator that she is selling Tenuta di Argiano, the estate in Brunello di Montalcino that she purchased in 1992.

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Intel powers a processor using a glass of wine at IDF 2013 - Geek

Intel powers a processor using a glass of wine at IDF 2013 - Geek | Terroir Radio | Scoop.it
Intel powers a processor using a glass of wine at IDF 2013
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Intel has made its name building fast x86 processors that have increased processing power many times over in the last few decades.
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Funny how Two Buck Chuck was used for the experiment! Vino powers the world! #wine

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Cheers to our stellar Sommeliers! - Wild Ginger Asian Restaurant ...

Cheers to our stellar Sommeliers! - Wild Ginger Asian Restaurant ... | Terroir Radio | Scoop.it
We would like to congratulate our Company Wine Director, Cortney Lease, and her amazing staff of stellar Sommeliers: April Pogue, Andrea Wolf, Mark Thostesen, David Chou and Rob Ord. To see the complete list, pick up a ...
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Way to go, Seattle!

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Denver Wineos Unite! Or, my alcoholic Rodney King speech... - Terroir Radio

Denver Wineos Unite! Or, my alcoholic Rodney King speech... - Terroir Radio | Terroir Radio | Scoop.it
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HK$1m worth of wine stolen from HK firm

HK$1m worth of wine stolen from HK firm | Terroir Radio | Scoop.it
HK$1m worth of wine stolen from HK firm http://t.co/E9uVcXoYN2
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Man, why you gotta bogart some Bordeaux?

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Wineries support marriage equality - Times-Standard

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Wineries support marriage equality
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SAN FRANCISCO -- Wineries are coming out loud and proud in their support of gay marriage. They're putting it right on the label.
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Nice to see the industry moving forward!

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