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Hi! I'm the owner of this crazy Vegas Wineaux site, and I love to write about my experiences with wine, food, Wine Country, lifestyle, and (fabulous) Las Vegas! Click on any of the Social Icons to follow and see what I'm up to!
"Reading" the books by audio has been very satisfying and listening to Sideways is not my first rodeo.
However, they finally relented and sold me a bottle of their library Syrah because apparently my crying, wailing, and gnashing of teeth was disturbing the other guests.
While once the wines were big, jammy, fruit-forward, and alcoholic, they now have added layers of complexity and maturity which was almost unheard of a decade ago.
It's an end of one era, but the beginning of something just as great.
I took pictures of the beer booths, the food booths, Town Square, and The Strip as I drove home. Yeah, I'm lucky. I get it. Don't hate me because I'm Vegas.
This past Sunday I spent several hours touring and tasting at half the wineries in Nevada. Both of them.
The title alone told me that it was a story written for effect rather than for accuracy. The title, Winery expansion bill pits big counties against rurals couldn’t be further from the truth.
I really shouldn't call it a silly law because it was there for a reason. While there are several, it can be summed up in one quote: "It seemed like a good idea at the time."
My eyes rolled back into my head so many times that I had eye pain by the end of the hearing.
It isn't a world-changing wine, but it is one of the few California Sauv Blancs that I actually like. This is easily another Ernest Hemingway wine.