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Wine Spectator Grand Tour! But First…

There are 244 wines, all rated 90 points and better, available for tasting. I've already burned a candle for my liver.

Reviews

Wine Spectator Grand Tour Las Vegas! And an Oops.

The concept of the Wine Spectator Grand Tour is pretty simple: showcase over 240 90+ point wines to ravening oenophiles. Period.
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Rhône Blend Redefined – It’s “Everything”!

The addition of the Bordeaux varietals makes this wine an unusual one that is a perfect match to the American palate.
Parrish Family Art

Focus on Paso Robles – Parrish Family Vineyard

Surprisingly smooth and velvety for a Petite Sirah, it was deep, dark, and brooding, and didn’t do our teeth any favors.

Focus on Paso Robles – Visiting Old Friends…

It was too late to pick up my allocation because there was no more room in the (full-sized!) SUV.

Food Nooz

Hells Kitchen Las Vegas

Red Kitchen. Blue Kitchen. Hell’s Kitchen!

Reservations to the hottest new restaurant in Vegas has been as rare as dentition in Gallus gallus domesticus (hen’s teeth).
Knights vs Avalance

HOCKEY!!!! No Wine This Time!

Philly fans have a less-than-stellar reputation in comparison to more sedate fans. Like in New York, for instance.
Love the Wine You're With

Love the Wine You’re With

These containers are reconfigured into shops, bars, restaurants, and even a wedding chapel.

Rants!

On the descent into Medford

Southern Oregon Wine Country – the Trip

People get off and on the bus at the various stops from the Strip to Downtown, and any number of them are worthy of a Night Court episode.

Rant Rant Rant Rant. My Opinion. And I Share It.

I will admit that some Napa Chards have exceeded the idea of balance in favor of the overdone ("What was that vintage? 2006 Louisville Slugger? Yum!") With that being said, I'd rather have an overoaked Chard than one that tastes like lemonade laced with pineapple juice. I want WINE, not a melted popsicle.
Inside the Aria

Vegas Strip Casino Parking “Fees” – How to Alienate and Anger Your Customer Base

“We come here to go to shows, spend money at the restaurants, spend a lot on rooms and at the tables, and tip well. This feels like extortion.” They “used” to like coming to Vegas.

Lifestyle News and More

Jonata logo

Rhône Blend Redefined – It’s “Everything”!

The addition of the Bordeaux varietals makes this wine an unusual one that is a perfect match to the American palate.
Parrish Family Art

Focus on Paso Robles – Parrish Family Vineyard

Surprisingly smooth and velvety for a Petite Sirah, it was deep, dark, and brooding, and didn’t do our teeth any favors.
One view of Tin City

Focus on Paso Robles – Tin City

And then there's Tin City, which I view as Paso's answer to the Ghetto, only cuter.
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Vegas Weather!

Miscellaneous and More

One view of Tin City

Focus on Paso Robles – Tin City

And then there's Tin City, which I view as Paso's answer to the Ghetto, only cuter.
Wine Corks

My Continuing Unapologetic, Unrepentant, Fervent Love Affair with Natural Cork

Enjoy these unabashedly brazen celebrations of natural cork!

Focus on Paso Robles – Visiting Old Friends…

It was too late to pick up my allocation because there was no more room in the (full-sized!) SUV.

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