How to Order Wine at a Restaurant

So you’ve picked out a wine at a restaurant… Now what? Find out the common practices in fine dining so you’ll know what to do the next time you order wine at a restaurant.

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Our Honest Review of Chocolate Wine

Wine and chocolate, what a popular pairing! I’m too lazy for 2 ingredients though, can you combine them? I just want to toss the lot into my gaping maw and revel in the romance and allure of cupid’s big day.

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JM Cellars: Winemaking with John Bigelow

We found John during crush 2011 which he confessed was one of his most difficult vintages he’s had so far. The full interview includes details on how he started in the wine business and beautiful footage of JM Cellars.

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How to Open a Bottle of Wine

Have you ever struggled with opening a bottle of wine? Are you using the best corkscrew for the job? Although it’s a rather simple process it’s easy to overlook small details. Join me in revisiting this elementary first step in opening wine.

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How to Spit Wine

Spit or swallow, that is the question. You’ll find a lot of people advocating it’s ‘cool to spit’ and you know what? It is.

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Pandora Cellars

Sam Keirsey, winemaker for Pandora Cellars gives us a behind the scenes glimpse of what it takes to start a winery in the highly competitive market of premium Washington wines.

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How to Open Champagne

Want to learn how to open champagne that has been vigorously shaken? Take a look to see how Madeline fared against an explosive bottle of sparkling wine.

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