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Planet Grape's Master Sommelier Catherine Fallis , aka grape goddess
Planet Grape's Master Sommelier Catherine Fallis , aka grape goddess

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GLOBAL COALITION TO PROTECT WINE GROWING PLACE NAMES
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: February 14, 2017 CONTACT: Elizabeth McBain, 202-777-3511, emcbain@clsstrategies.com  Global Coalition to Protect Wine Growing Place Names Gathers at Chianti Classico Collection Representatives from Champagne, Jerez-Xérès-Sherry and W...

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A MASTER CICERONE'S BEER PICKS
  Master Cicerone, Brewmaster and Certified Sommelier Rich Higgins recommends these beers for Super Bowl and beyond: nv Sixpoint Puff Brooklyn New York nv Siren Barrel Aged Lemon Cello IPA nv Fuller’s London Pride London England nv St. Bernardus Abt 12 Wato...

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PINOT NOIR NEW ZEALAND 2017 - WELLINGTON WATERFRONT
Global wine industry leaders to descend on Wellington this month In just under three weeks, an astounding selection of global wine imbibers and influencers will descend on our nation’s capital for Pinot Noir NZ 2017. We’ve got a line-up of 30 speakers from ...

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SHERRY-LEHAMNN/KEVIN ZRALY BORDEAUX MASTER CLASS NYC
Explore the terroir of St. Julien and the great Leoville estate along with its newest acquisition, Chateau Mauvesin with Proprietor Damien Barton-Sartorius and America's Leading Wine Educator Kevin Zraly on Tuesday, January 24th, 7:00-9:00pm, for a receptio...

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FRED SWAN'S SPIRITS REVIEWS - MEZCAL & MALTS
Check out Planet Grape Panelist and Contributor Fred Swan's latest spirits reviews!   Bastille 1789 Hand-Crafted Whisky France     Wemyss Malts The Hive Blended Malt Scotch Whisky     Chamucos Tequila Blanco Mexico     Chamucos Tequila Anejo Mexico     Los ...

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TOP 7 CHAMPAGNES HOUSES SELECTED BY LES REVUES DE VINS DE FRANCE
Last weekend I selected Champagne Pol Roger for the Bubbles Bar at a huge Tech party in San Francisco, where we also built and filled a Champagne Tower! Pol Roger is an iconic house that has maintained a level of quality that very few have.  Pol Roger retai...

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A NEW D.O.C. IS BORN: FRIULI VENEZIA GIULIA D.O.C.
ENHANCING THE IDENTITY OF THE TERROIR   THE FIRST BOTTLES OF THE NEW DENOMINATION WILL HIT THE SHELVES IN 2017   D.O.C. – F.V.G. Consortium Press ReleaseA long journey that began with plans, ideas and hopes, which lasted several decades, has finally culmina...

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WINTER WINE COCKTAILS
Simple Winter Sangria & Mulled Chardonnay Cider from Adirondack Winery in New York Simple Winter Sangria Recipe Date: November 21, 2016 Cook Time: 00:00:00 Difficulty: Easy Measurements: Imperial (US) This simple winter sangria is sweet and spicy and perfec...

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SUNNY HOLIDAY CHEER
It’s here! Holiday shopping, festive parties, and the time of year to rock the ugliest sweaters ever made. I have selected some of my personal favorites wines and spirits of 2016 to assist you with your holiday beverages and up your game. These are all valu...

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GAME ON - TWO WINES FOR TURKEY DAY
ON – TWO WINES FOR TURKEY DAY What wines go with Turkey? That also pair nicely with all the sides? Now that is a bit complicated. So why don’t we reverse engineer this scenario and start with, what will my friends and family enjoy, that won’t steal the show...
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