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2006 Cornerstone Cellars Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon

Disclaimer: Since the lackeys at the Federal Trade Commission, in their infinitesimal wisdom, have decided that bloggers must divulge when they have been given a sample of anything that they review on their sites, I must now offer up this ...

Remember to Vote!

There are only 7 more days to vote for your favorite food and wine blogs at Foodbuzz! Since you're here reading this, I hope that means that we are one of your favorites. Here are all of the nominees: 1. Best Overall ...

Sebastiani Vineyards & Winery added to Boycott

On the last evening of the 2008 Wine Bloggers Conference, we climbed aboard buses to Sonoma and headed to Sebastiani Vineyards & Winery Visitors Center for dinner with keynote speaker Alice Feiring. Wine glasses on the table bore the etching ...

Polenta and Meat Sauce paired with Ruffino Chianti Classico

I make no claims to the authenticity of this as a classic Italian dish, but I will state with conviction that is it is delicious and tastes pretty Italian to me. The meat melts in your mouth and the polenta ...

Burning our FUSEBOX at Both Ends

It's here! It's here! We received our FUSEBOX blending kit and are all set for the big competition. But what we can't quite decide is if we're working together or against each other! What am I talking about? It's a ...

Somewhere Over the Rhine: Riesling

Toledo, Ohio is know for a number of things: The Toledo Mud Hens and Tony Packo's, being two. What many may not know, is that Toledo is home to an amazing collection of art glass housed in the Toledo Museum ...

Around the Blogs

We haven't done one of these in awhile, but this is one of those posts where we tell you who and what we have been reading around this here Interwebby thing. To start off, let's congratulate the James Brown of the ...

Kismet and the Most AMAZING Texas Wine

Back when we were working on the same litigation project, my friend Joycelyn and I sometimes talked about wine. One day we were talking and she casually mentioned that she "knew a guy that grew wine grapes." Well not just ...

Get in the Pink for October!

What do Randy Moss, Olivia Newton-John and Fat bastard Wine have in common with a fancy crystal stemware company? All are working to boost awareness of the disease that will take the lives of over 40,000 women in 2009 alone. October ...

Foodbuzz Blog Awards – We were nominated in 2 categories!

Last week we posted about the Foodbuzz Blog Award Nominations, and it seems a lot of you nice people decided to nominate us. The voting opened today and we are up for both the Best Wine Blog and Blogger you’d ...