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Roman Baggage.

No visit to Italy is complete without a quick wine shopping trip to push the limits of my baggage weight allowance. Any thoughts, suggestions, notes, and/or observations would be most graciously appreciated. Above: La Braccesca (Antinori)…

Slovenian wine notebook

Actually, not really. But hopefully this pic taken yesterday in a friend's cellar will act as reminder to catch up with a small stack of tasting notes assembled in recent weeks. This cellar is in the village of Vodol, near Maribor. I was…

LJ Pic of the Day

Stuck indoors much of yesterday and today, so I had to dig this one out. Shot a little over a year ago just up the street on Prazakova, an interesting bit of decor on an otherwise drab exterior. Before the two-martini lunch, apparently,…

‘I want to have this with ostrich!’

I've mentioned Wine Library TV before, an informative and entertaining wine tasting program hosted by New Jersey-based Gary Vaynerchuk. With more than 80,000 viewers a day, it's a popular program, and he's already been making the rounds…