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Some of the wine sees some time in barrel and it goes through a ferment from ambient yeast. Fruit is sourced from a single certified biodynamic vineyard. Similar story through the wine's history. It seems to be to be bottled with a lot of So2 as that's the overriding smell as you approach the wine. [...]
Tis the season for holiday parties! (And maybe just a little over indulging?) This year I got tasked with bringing an appetizer to our yearly neighborhood party. Knowing that the main courses would likely include rather heavy (but delicious! I'm not complaining) mac-n-cheese casseroles and lasagnas, I thought I would bring something with light and crispy endive.
I've said it before, will say it again, it sometimes feel like it's a two-horse race for cool stakes between vermentino and arneis in the newer white varieties floating around the Australian domestic wine production scene. For me, arneis is the clear winner from early efforts - more textural interest, more aromatic interest, takes on [...]
Always wanted to try your hand at cooking for a large group? Family gone and you still have the itch to get back in the kitchen - not that I would know anything about that? Try this.
Yes, I bet it IS pretty hard to get a chihuahua with a sprained ankle to keep an ice pack on his tiny toothpick leg. And since these Bottle on Ice gift bags/wine coolers are portable and the perfect size for your little pooch, why not? They're watertight, so it's not like he'll be a soggy mess when you pull him out of there. Unless, of course, he has an accident. Is it true that little dogs are harder to potty train?
Anyway, here's to a speedy recovery for the little guy. …
This garnet colored red blend opens with a black cherry and pine needle like bouquet with a hint of eucalyptus. ...