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Are Paso Robles Zins Ageable? A Vertical Tasting Tells the Tale

Just to be clear, the Zins were red, not the “White” Zins so common in the supermarkets. In general, "White Zinfandel" is simply a Rosé that has not been fermented to dryness.

Reviews
Reviews

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.
Flaunt Sparkling Wine

Flaunt Sparkling Brut – A New Surprise

The wine is a newly released wine from Dianna Novy Lee, Adam's wife, who has created the Flaunt Wine Company.

Fresh World Vacuum Sealer Review

Which ultimately didn’t matter because of one important reason. It didn’t suck.
Vegas Golden Knights Vegas Strong

2017 – Wine, Home, Plans, #VegasStrong

I read tweets and FaceBook inquiries from worried friends asking if I was "okay." Okay from what? I turned on the TV and was unprepared for the horror.

Food Nooz
Food Nooz

It Stinks! No Matter How Good it Smells!

Except when someone decides to pollute my wine experience with their cologne. I mean really people.
Vegas Golden Knights Vegas Strong

2017 – Wine, Home, Plans, #VegasStrong

I read tweets and FaceBook inquiries from worried friends asking if I was "okay." Okay from what? I turned on the TV and was unprepared for the horror.
Iron Chef Showdown - Alton and the "Chairman"

ICA* + BBF* = Iron Chef Showdown – A Few Observations

I can finally watch Food Network again without cringing. Too much.

Rants!
Rants!

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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.
Red Rock Casino in Summerlin

MGM, Parking, and Delusion. Again. Snarl.

We – the locals – were spared having to pay the fees until December 29, when, according to the thought processes of the MGM Illuminati, locals would pay, too, therefore increasing their revenues by – get this! – millions. Hahahaha! Delusional!

Lifestyle News and More
Lifestyle & More

Flaunt Sparkling Wine

Flaunt Sparkling Brut – A New Surprise

The wine is a newly released wine from Dianna Novy Lee, Adam's wife, who has created the Flaunt Wine Company.
Two wines

Photo (and Video) Story – Learning Sommelier Stuff

Nearly all of us are looking forward to having a career in wine, whether it’s being a floor sommelier, winery owner, or a writer and educator. The latter would be me.
Vegas Golden Knights Vegas Strong

2017 – Wine, Home, Plans, #VegasStrong

I read tweets and FaceBook inquiries from worried friends asking if I was "okay." Okay from what? I turned on the TV and was unprepared for the horror.
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Miscellaneous and More
Misc. & More

Iron Chef Showdown - Alton and the "Chairman"

ICA* + BBF* = Iron Chef Showdown – A Few Observations

I can finally watch Food Network again without cringing. Too much.

Bossy, Cranky, Nagging. My Apple Watch 3 Experience

I do keep close track on my levels and am very happy to have my personal mini-EMT on board.
Inside Texas de Brazil

Brazilian Steakhouse Brings It – Part Deux

Meat. Cabernet. And, if you insist, a salad. Health, you know.

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