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The Future of American Wine

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The Future of American Wine. I just came across what is perhaps the most insightful, well written piece of commentary on the future of the American wine industry I have ever seen.
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Elegant nordic cuisine in Arne Jacobsen design hotel

Elegant nordic cuisine in Arne Jacobsen design hotel | Wine website, Wine magazine...What’s Hot Today on Wine Blogs? | Scoop.it
Arne Jacobsen (1902-71) was one of the most famous danish architects, known for designs like the Egg chair. He also …
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Angelo Gaja’s State of the Union Address: “the winery next door isn’t an enemy”

Angelo Gaja’s State of the Union Address: “the winery next door isn’t an enemy” | Wine website, Wine magazine...What’s Hot Today on Wine Blogs? | Scoop.it

The last time I tasted with Angelo Gaja was in March 2010 at his winery in Barbaresco. Earlier this week Angelo Gaja sent out one of what I call his “papal bulls.” As an elder st...

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Wine: Cab Franc deserves attention

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The Cabernet Franc grape is one of the least understood and most underappreciated of the major red grapes that go into a traditional Bordeaux blend. Somehow it has become the equivalent of Rodney Dangerfield in the world of wine.
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Barrel Samples of Beaucastel

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I decided to make a quick visit to MacArthur Beverages to pick up some Greek wines and others to taste.  When I walked into the store everyone was in the back tasting some wine.  I was pleased to...
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The 30-Year War

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If sommeliers want to win their 30-year war with critics, they must harness the power of validation.
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Paul's Picks from the LCBO New Release of March 17, 2012

Paul's Picks from the LCBO New Release of March 17, 2012 | Wine website, Wine magazine...What’s Hot Today on Wine Blogs? | Scoop.it

Château de Beaucastel Châteauneuf-du-Pape 2009 from France (711317) at $89.95 I tasted this wine in Vancouver as well and this is a stunner, worth every penny.

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Leoville Poyferre First 100 Pt Wine From Parker What's Next?

Leoville Poyferre First 100 Pt Wine From Parker What's Next? | Wine website, Wine magazine...What’s Hot Today on Wine Blogs? | Scoop.it
Detailed look at Chateau Leoville Poyferre, their vineyards, terroir, wine making techniques and images of the estate with links.
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Insiders Advice to Great Wines

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Beyond my weekly under $20 ‘Wine for the Weekend’ selections, I also receive inquiries about the purchase of finer wine at the LCBO.
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Notes From the Tasting Room: Rhone Rangers

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Yesterday, Boyfriend and I spent a FABULOUS day at the Rhone Rangers Paso Robles Chapter Tasting Event. It was held at the gorgeous Windfall Farms Event Center, which has been featured on this blog a few times before

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Tablas Creek Vineyard Blog: Tasting the Wines in the Spring 2012

Tablas Creek Vineyard Blog: Tasting the Wines in the Spring 2012 | Wine website, Wine magazine...What’s Hot Today on Wine Blogs? | Scoop.it
Every six months, we send out a six-bottle shipment of wines to the members of our VINsider Wine Club. While the fall shipment showcases our signature wines, and includes both our Esprit de Beaucastel and our Esprit de Beaucastel Blanc,...
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Steve Heimoff on Wine Blogs and Journalism

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Tweet A guy from Brooklyn meets a guy from the Bronx inside an Oakland Whole Foods to talk about wine blogging and journalism.  This is not a set up line to a cheap joke.
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Chateau Climens

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A profile of Château Climens, tracing its history back to the Roborel family of the 16th Century through to the Lurton era of today. Includes descriptions of vineyard, cellars and tasting notes.
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The Sweet Taste of Freedom: Austria's Ruster Ausbruch Wines

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The Sweet Taste of Freedom: Austria's Ruster Ausbruch Wines. It's hard to imagine an age when wine might have literally been seen as treasure.
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In Love with Frappato: COS 2007

In Love with Frappato: COS 2007 | Wine website, Wine magazine...What’s Hot Today on Wine Blogs? | Scoop.it
Several winters ago I lived at the top of a mountain in the Chugiach Range at the edge of Anchorage, Alaska. Winds were so severe at the worst of it that we would have to wake several hours early t...
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2010 Chateauneuf du Pape, Ripe, Rich, Powerful Stylish Wines

2010 Chateauneuf du Pape, Ripe, Rich, Powerful Stylish Wines | Wine website, Wine magazine...What’s Hot Today on Wine Blogs? | Scoop.it
Chateauneuf du Pape continues to enjoy an embarrassment of riches in an almost non-stop parade of strong vintages.
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In Pursuit of California Balance

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In Pursuit of California Balance. Clumsy. Overripe. High alcohol. Over oaked. Fruit driven. Massive. Sweet. Made for Mr Parker's Palate. The historical stereotype of California wine, like all stereotypes, has a basis in truth.
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Weinlaubenhof Kracher, Burgenland, Austria: Current Releases

Weinlaubenhof Kracher, Burgenland, Austria: Current Releases | Wine website, Wine magazine...What’s Hot Today on Wine Blogs? | Scoop.it
Weinlaubenhof Kracher, Burgenland, Austria: Current Releases. When it comes to dessert wines, most people have heard of Sauternes or ice wine (location unspecific). Perhaps some have heard of Tokaji, the sweet wines of Hungary.
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The Taste of Zweigelt

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The Taste of Zweigelt. If you can tear yourself away from the gorgeous facades and ancient spires of Vienna, to head south-southeast as if your goal is Hungary, you quickly leave behind the cultured world of music and stone, and cleave through soil...
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Château Pichon Baron Longueville 1988 and more

Château Pichon Baron Longueville 1988 and more | Wine website, Wine magazine...What’s Hot Today on Wine Blogs? | Scoop.it

This PBL is throwing rocks tonight. I am dazzled by its youth. Purity, clarity, vitality. Embodies Cclaret’s dictionary entry. Opened in the heart of its window. While ’89 and ’90 continue to hog that era’s spotlight, here lies reason number one to endorse ’88...

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Noel Pinguet's Final Vintage

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I report on Noël Pinguet's departure from Domaine Huet, announced in early 2012, along with my most recent tasting notes on the wines of Huet, with a focus on those from 2011, his final vintage.
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Energy in the wines at the Return to Terroir

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Nicolas Joly's talk wasn't the only thing packed on Monday; the tasting itself at Return to Terroir, NYC edition, was really crowded in the...
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"Tasmania - Island of opportunity" by Jancis Robinson

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Two things surprised me most about my first chance to explore Tasmania’s wine country. The first was quite how small the wine industry is there. I had been hearing about how its cool climate was providing an island of salvation for wine producers on the increasingly torrid mainland, and expected to find vines going into the ground at a feverish rate.
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Reflections on Wine: 2010 Burgundy and Beaujolais

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The Frederick Wildman Burgundy event came to Chicago last week and I was there, tasting new releases of white and red Burgundy - including Beaujolais - from the 2010 vintage. I rarely get the chance to taste many Burgundies, so what a wonderful opportunity to taste more than 50 examples of these wines at one setting.

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The Tired Wine Writer

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First...All wine bloggers are wine writers, but not all wine writers are wine bloggers. That said... Wine blogging isn't dying. But it is tired. Enthusiasm for the platform and for the practice is on the wane.
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