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Sandra Crittenden
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My first time to go to the #WBC , if you are are trying to decide whether to go next year, I would recommend it to you.
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Wine Rendezvous Grand Tasting & Chef Showcase
The  Wine Rendezvous Grand Tasting & Chef Showcase was held at the Woodlands Waterway Marriott Hotel and Convention Center last Saturday evening. This annual event is one of the best consumer wine and food events held in the greater Houston area every year....
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2012 Spicewood Vineyards Tempranillo - Texas High Plains
I purchased this bottle of 2012 Spicewood Vineyards Tempranillo sourced from the Texas High Plains at the winery last summer during a trip to Austin. It was one of my favorites that I tasted that day so I bought a few bottles to take home. It is 92% Tempran...
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Chill with a Rosé from Texas Soil
As Originally Seen in the May /June edition of  Edible Houston Magazine Not Yet Available On-line Subscribe now or pick up your copy at Whole Foods or Revival Market
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The White Wines of the Season
As originally seen in the May edition of  Galveston Monthly magazine  
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Happening now at the Capital Grill all through August, check it out!
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2007 Tenuta Castelbuono Montefalco Sagrantino
An issue with my outdoor grill has forced me back into my kitchen this summer which is not my favorite place to cook in the Houston summertime. Unable to cook outside along with the need for a large family dinner meant that I was slow roasting a pork should...
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50 Harvests Meritage Napa Valley Red Wine 2012
This bottle of  50 Harvests Meritage Napa Valley Red Wine 2012   was a media sample that I received last fall in a half bottle size. It had dropped to the back of my large wine fridge where it had, unfortunately, gotten lost and forgotten with some bottles ...
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All Fired Up - Pairing Wine with Barbecue
As originally seen in the June issue of Galveston Monthly magazine
As originally seen in the June issue of Galveston Monthly magazine
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Chablis Class & Tasting with Guy Stout MS
Guy Stout M.S. taught a class on Chablis to a full house of Houston wine professionals earlier this month. The focus was the terroir of the region and how the wines are influenced by it.  Grapevines have been cultivated and wines have been made in the area ...
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The Lady of the House - Margrit Mondavi
One of the highlights of my trip to Napa Valley was the opportunity to meet Mrs. Robert Mondavi, the Vice President of Cultural Affairs. She was at the dedication of the winery's newest art addition, a true likeness of her husband which had been placed in f...
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My First Wine Blogger's Conference
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When I started blogging in 2010, I quickly became aware of an event called the Wine Blogger's Conference. Every year via social media, I wat

2010 Tenute Lunelli Ziggurat Montefalco Rosso
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My husband asked me to make Bolognese sauce with pasta the other day so I took the opportunity to open this bottle of 2010 Tenute Lunelli Zi

Thoughts on Orange Wine
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I spent the last couple of months trying to seek out the orange wines that are available in the Houston area. Orange wines were a bit of a n

Pop Open the New Year with Vintage Champagne
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As originally seen in the January 2015 issue of Galveston Monthly magazine.

Dinner at Yia Yia Mary's - Wining and Dining in Houston
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While most of the Pappas' restaurants have been replicated over and over again across America, Yia Yia Mary's remains uniquely Houston's. Th

St Regis Hotel Bar - Sunset Champagne Ritual - Travel Dining in Kauai
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The bar is the place to be at sunset at the St Regis Hotel in Princeville which located on Kauai's north shore, the nightly Champagne ritual

Hanalei Dolphin Restaurant - Travel Dining in Kauai
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Fresh local seafood prepared sushi style or simply grilled with a glass of Champagne while you wait; you can't go wrong at this hopping rest

Banyon Tree - Travel Dining in Maui
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I went with a group of six to enjoy the local fare with international flair menu that is offered at the Banyon Tree, an award-winning restau

Dinner at Holley's- Wining and Dining in Houston
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Be sure to check out Holley's Champagne menu, we enjoyed the Pierre Peters Cuvée de Reserve! Holley's Seafood Restaurant and Oyster Bar

Wines of Provence Luncheon
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I was in Austin last Monday for a Wines of Provence luncheon with a presentation by Craig Collins, MS, at Chef Andrew Curren’s and his West

October is Texas Wine Month
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As originally seen in the October 2014 edition of Galveston Monthly magazine. Follow the magazine on facebook

A Tasting of Ferrari with Matteo Lunelli
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I was pleased to attend the Ferrari-Trento sparkling wine lunch at Tony’s for wine trade and media with Ferrari President, Matteo Lunelli; i

Tasting The Wines of San Juan, Argentina
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The Wines of San Juan, Argentina Tasting in Houston earlier this month surprised local wine trade and media with their fresh and approachabl

2011 Belnero Toscana IGT
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Media Sample My husband made pulled pork sandwiches for a weekend family gathering. I decided to open a bottle of the 2011 Belnero Toscana I

Stop and Smell the Rosé
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As originally seen in the August 2014 issue of Galveston Monthly Follow Galveston Monthly on Facebook