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Wine (Good for Women)

Seen today on a menu in Sapa, Vietnam. The differences weren’t clearly explained, only that the sex-specific wines were distinct...

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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,...

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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...

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Early Warning: 11th Slovenian Wine Festival set for November 19-21

I won’t be there (out of town) but that doesn’t mean that you shouldn’t. No complete details available yet, but recent...

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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...

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A Wine Writer’s Existential and Epistemological Challenges

“It’s like a puff of dust in the back of your throat.” That’s how a salesman at a trade tasting once described a...

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‘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...

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90 Second Udine Advisor

I had but one regret when I finally visited Udine last weekend: that I hadn’t made it there before. The center of northeast Italy’s...

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60 second Primorska cab sav mini-challenge

  Well, it took a little longer, but not much. For this inaugural mini-challenge, we pit a pair of cabernet sauvignons from Primorje (a...

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