Category Archives: Wine

Acquiesce Ingenue and m2 Vermentino

It was show time at the house and I was set for my third virtual wine tasting courtesy of snooth.com.  I had my laptop fired up at the end of the dining room table and I had six glasses lined … Continue reading

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Dinner Before a Tasting

We were looking forward to another virtual wine tasting courtesy of snooth.com and the house was in kind of a turmoil. I get nervous, because I will be on the same stage more or less with many other wine bloggers … Continue reading

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Some Esoteric Wines from Lodi

Yesterday, we received a shipment of wines through the auspices of Snooth, yes, they are samples.  I think that some bloggers go out of their way to pander and solicit samples and I haven’t, otherwise in almost seven years I … Continue reading

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Family Time in Louisville

We had a rather historic family get-together in Louisville, it was historic for the fact that all five sisters and spouses plus the matriarch were all there at the same time.  With work schedules and such, there is a better … Continue reading

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Cain Five and King Eider

The Gods were looking down upon me that rainy afternoon and they must have smiled in my direction while I was at Fine Wine Source in Livonia.  Some days being a Raconteur in person, as well in print brings good … Continue reading

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Valbuena 5 and Unico

I was just in Seventh Heaven being honored with a special tasting of wines from Vega-Sicilia with the owner of Fine Wine Source.  Not only was I tasting, but the owner and one of his employees was tasting along side … Continue reading

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Macon and Alion

How do you explain the good fortune of being in the Fine Wine Source on a rainy afternoon and you are tasting and discussing wines with the owner and one of his employees?  I mean I was not happy that … Continue reading

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