Posts by Laura

Wine with Dummies

Ooooh Strawberry Cheesecake! We explore the warmer Rhone region of France and taste a white and a red from Chateauneuf du Pape. Say that three times fast!

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Trust But Verify

Well it was bound to happen sooner or later. We asked for a recommendation from someone we thought we could trust and well, you’ll have to wait to see how it all shook out.

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The Big Grape Breakdown

If you haven’t seen the Darth Vader “round-a-bound” video… YouTube it. You’re welcome. Now onto the wine.. Merryvale is her name and she is mighty fine!

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Vintner Vignette: Rivino Winemaker Jason McConnell

Hey hoser, how about you take a minute to put down that back bacon, take off that hipster tuque and watch this new Vintner Vignette with our friend (and Canadian extraordinaire)… Jason McConnell, owner and winemaker at Rivino Winery? Seriously though, Rivino is such a fun place to go, Damian (the awesome tasting room manager) RULES…

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We’re Kickin’ It Old World

We like it, we don’t like it, but wait.. this is something that seems right up your alley. We’re a bit out of sorts for this Bordeaux. #thattimeofthemonth

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Oopsy My Shirt Fell Off!

Come along on our magical mystery red wine tour and see if you can figure out what the heck we were drinking. We couldn’t (at least for a while anyway)

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The Blind Leading The Blind

Blind leading the blind. Snow blind. You’re on the big blind. Blind luck. Even a blind squirrel finds a nut sometimes. Blind Melon. Three Blind Mice and Blind Willie Johnson. All cool, but noneas fun as this blind Burgundy tasting from your pals at 50 Shades. Enjoy!

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