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Lived in Jasper alabama
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There’s hope for those who enjoy red wine, but get headaches from it: low-histamine wines from Veglio Michelino e Figlio.
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When you do the math on what it takes to make a bottle of wine, you can understand why the days of $10 Washington wines are slowly slipping away. So drink ’em while you can.
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For wine drinkers shaking off the winter doldrums, the warm weather and sunshine signal a departure from robust, heavy flavors to lighter, crisp varietals. While lighter-body varietals are ideal for drinkability, there are wines that offer enough complexity to stand up to spicy, smoked cuisine familiar to South Texas. Drier rosé is a great spring wine with fresh strawberry and melon flavors that give way to sturdy acidity, which provides balan...
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For many American Jews, Manischewitz wine is as much as part of Passover as the four questions and matzoh ball soup. It is not a wine lover's drink, though.
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The biggest misunderstandings about kosher wines, as explained by Jay Buchsbaum, director of education for Royal Wine Corp., the top kosher wine importer, distributor and producer in the U.S.
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Mother's Day is this weekend and the perfect wine to celebrate mom with is chardonnay. This refreshing wine continues to be the favorite white varietal in America.
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Last week Austin Food + Wine Festival released additional delicious details about the upcoming event. The festival sweetened its offerings by announcing more than 100 exhibitors who will be featured ...
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Teach and research in enology.
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  • Texas A&M University
    Faculty, 1983 - present
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Jasper alabama - Pullman Washington - Gainesville florida - Bryan Texas
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Tech nerd, wine maker and unabashed Google lover.
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I work and teach at Texas A&M University.  I teach wine making and plant physiology.  Interested in using tech to help small wineries in Texas. 
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  • University of Alabama
    Biology, 1975 - 1977
  • University of Florida
    Miaze Genetics, 1977 - 1980
  • Washington State University
    Post-Doc, 1980 - 1982
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Paperpile | No-fuss reference management for the web
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Manage your research library right in your browser. Save time with a smart, intuitive interface; Access your PDFs from anywhere; Format cita

How Not to Embarrass Yourself Ordering Wine
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Do you like heavy reds such as Cabernet and Malbec, or light ones such as Pinot Noir and Grenache? Do you like acidic whites (Sauvignon Blan

New Year's Eve: 12 great sparkling wines under $30
www.mercurynews.com

Ready for that New Year's Eve bash? These California sparkling wines are dazzling enough to impress, but with price tags in the $14 to $29 r

Texas A&M group constructing medical units to send abroad
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It's been nearly 15 years since the last university-sanctioned Bonfire, and a new student group on Texas A&M campus is aiming to capture its

The Unbelievable Skepticism of the Amazing Randi
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An expert magician, avid debunker and scourge of spiritualists and con men prepares for the final curtain.

Ring Scheduler
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Are you still manually turning on airplane mode at night and off in the morning everyday? Are you still manually turning on silent mode befo

La Crema Virtual Vintner
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You’ve always wanted to make your own wine. Now you can. Help us create a totally new La Crema wine by joining our virtual winemaking commun

Fighting Ebola for Us All
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The outbreak of the Ebola virus underscores that we have both a humanitarian interest and a national interest in addressing global health.

Obamacare’s 7 million enrollees will change health insurance forever
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Obamacare advisor Ezekiel Emanuel says the law's 7 million enrollees are going to destroy today's health-insurance industry — and replace

Google Now for Android shows store alerts for your product searches - Tech2
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Through Google Now Card feature,Google wants to remind its users of the products they did not buy because they were not available at the tim

ClickHole
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Coming this summer from the fine folks who brought you The Onion: an all-new internet experience filled with content so shareable, snackable

Wine lingo 101: Oh those crunchy tannins
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How can they be firm, smooth, subtle, harsh, supple, grippy, aggressive, green, chewy and polymerized?

Google Drive Can Now Send Presentations to the Chromecast
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Google Drive's Presentation features may not be the most famous slideshow tool (the award goes to Powerpoint for that), but it's free and pr

Supreme Court decision makes it easier to stick patent trolls with court...
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The Supreme Court thinks that if you bring a bad enough patent suit, you should have to pay for it. In a pair of rulings handed down today,

Washington County: Birthplace of Texas history, culture
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Kick up your heels and get ready for some good old-fashioned fun and adventure in the Lone Star State.

Wine & Food Week celebrates the magic of 10 years June 2-8
www.yourhoustonnews.com

Houston’s Wine & Food Week celebrates 10 magical years in 2014, drawing culinary masters and wine experts from around the world.