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Wine Discoveries: Tour through Portugal

Portugal, for a small country, has fourteen wine regions. My knowledge of Portuguese wine is light so when I saw Planet Wine, my local wine shop, doing a tasting, I thought it would be a fun tour. Of the fourteen wine regions, you’re probably most familiar with… Vino Verde: Biggest and northernmost wine region in […]

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Germany, China & Portugal Wine Discoveries

Epcot Food & Wine Festival is a great opportunity to discover new wines. Among the 28 wines and champagnes I sampled last week, here are three new interesting discoveries from Germany, China and Portugal. Germany’s Kloster Pinot Grigio You don’t see many Pinot Grigio’s from Germany. This one was served at Epcot’s Germany Weinkeller and […]

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Portugal’s Refreshing Wine Experience

Enjoyed a fun bottle of Portuguese wine tonight, Casal Garcia White, picked up recently from Seattle Wine Outlet. It’s fruity aromas and light body with citrus taste were the perfect pairing for our Coconut Chicken Noodle dish. Produced by Aveleda from the Vinho Verde appellation, it’s made of Trajadura, Loureiro, Arinto and Azal grape varieties. Casal […]

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New Caudalie Vinothérapie Spa Opens at Yeatman in Portugal

Caudalie Vinothérapie® Spas have added to their spa family opening their fifth spa in the beautiful new Yeatman Hotel in Oporto, Portugal. While I haven’t yet experienced it (the spa opened last week, hotel opened 26 September), reading their website, brochure and looking at the pictures has me wanting to pack my bags for my […]

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Golden Globes Cutie Golden Minis

Awards Season 2016 is upon us which means one fabulous beverage…Champagne! To celebrate Moët & Chandon‘s 25th Anniversary as the official Champagne of the Golden Globes, Moët has created a home viewing party kit just for you! The Moët Mini Caddy includes 6 Moët Impérial minis with golden snap-in mini flutes in a cute reusable […]

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