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Richard Auffrey
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Thursday Sips & Nibbles
I am back again with a new edition of Thursday Sips & Nibbles , my regular column where I highlight some interesting, upcoming food & drink events..
******************************************************** 1) As part of Legal Sea Foods ’ “ Endless Summer ...
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My Most Anticipated Restaurant Opens: Chef Peter Ungár & Tasting Counter
The  Tasting Counter   is now open! Last December, in my year-end Favorite Restaurants post , I noted that my Most Anticipated Restaurant Opening for 2015  was the Tasting Counter , owned by Chef Peter Ungár  (pictured above). As I said then, and continue t...
The Tasting Counter is now open! Last December, in my year-end Favorite Restaurants post, I noted that my Most Anticipated Restaurant Opening for 2015 was the Tasting Counter, owned by Chef Peter Ungár (pictured above). As I ...
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Summer Port: Warre's 10 Year Otima Tawny
" All wine would be Port if it could ." -- Portuguese Proverb Sipping Port during the summer? It might sound crazy as many imagine that a glass of Port is most appropriate on a chilly autumn or cold winter night. However, because of the diversity of Port, t...
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Thursday Sips & Nibbles
I am back again with a new edition of Thursday Sips & Nibbles , my regular column where I highlight some interesting, upcoming food & drink events..
******************************************************** 1)  On July 28, from 10pm-1am, Bergamot Chef Keit...
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Thursday Sips & Nibbles
I am back again with a new edition of Thursday Sips & Nibbles , my regular column where I highlight some interesting, upcoming food & drink events..
******************************************************** 1) SKYBOKX in Natick is a family-friendly sports ...
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Big Flower Rosé: A Unique South African Wine
The National Flower of South Africa is the King Protea , also known as the Grand Protea , which is the largest flower of the genus Protea, Though it comes in many different colors, it is often said that the pink-colored flower is the most beautiful. The pin...
The National Flower of South Africa is the King Protea, also known as the Grand Protea, which is the largest flower of the genus Protea, Though it comes in many different colors, it is often said that the pink-colored flower ...
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Umbria, Montefalco & Sagrantino: Wine Rising From The Shadows
Montefalco is referred to as the "balcony of Umbria." Does that mean Sagrantino is beautiful Juliet, poised on that balcony, and that lovers of this grape are Romeo? It begins with the compelling food of Umbria , a cuisine of the earth that beckons to you. ...
Montefalco is referred to as the "balcony of Umbria." Does that mean Sagrantino is beautiful Juliet, poised on that balcony, and that lovers of this grape are Romeo? It begins with the compelling food of Umbria, a cuisine of ...
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Thursday Sips & Nibbles
I am back again with a new edition of Thursday Sips & Nibbles , my regular column where I highlight some interesting, upcoming food & drink events..
******************************************************** 1)  Chef Carolyn Johnson of 80 Thoreau in Concord...
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Rant: At The Register, Put The Cellphone Down
Cellphone use is so ubiquitous, and far too many people have great difficulty lifting their heads from the screens of their phones no matter what they are doing. They walk down the street, looking at their phones rather than looking out for others who are w...
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Rant: Doctor, Doctor
With a birthday yesterday, and a recent visit to my physician, my health has taken center stage. The older we get, the more our health is of concern. In addition, when one's life revolves around eating and drinking, there are a number of potential health is...
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Wines of Crete: A Taste of History & Terroir
King Minos . Daedelus, architect of the Labyrinth . The dreaded Minotaur . The romance of Ariadne and Theseus . The mythology of Crete captivated me as a child and it has remained an interest of mine. Today, I can also experience the lengthy and fascinating...
King Minos. Daedelus, architect of the Labyrinth. The dreaded Minotaur. The romance of Ariadne and Theseus. The mythology of Crete captivated me as a child and it has remained an interest of mine. Today, I can also experience...
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Celebrating Local Diversity:People of Color Blogging About Food & Drink
Diversity is important for all of us, helping to broaden our experiences, to open our minds to new ideas, and to eliminate our biases and prejudices. The benefits of diversity touch on all aspects of our lives, and it is a topic many people have been addres...
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Food, wine, sake, and spirits writer & educator
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Food, wine, sake & spirits writer & educator:

Author of the Tipsy Sensei series.
 
Voracious reader with eclectic interests, including SF, fantasy, horror, thriller, history, food, wine, science, philosophy & more. 
 
MA Attorney
 
 
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  • Suffolk University Law School
    Law, 1985 - 1988
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