Monthly Archives: November 2010

Holiday Season Celebration by Contemporary Catering of Jacksonville

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I’m kind of picky about what I post when it relates to other businesses, but this looked like a pretty cool deal.

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Mythbusting the Punt

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  At the bottom of most wine bottles, you’ll find an indentation which if you want to get technical is called a "punt". There are many theories on the origin / purpose of the punt. The most common (and most … Continue reading

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A First Look at the New Wine List and Menu for Suite at St. Johns Town Center.

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The nightclub Suite opens Dec. 3 in St. Johns Town Center. A joint venture between Black Finn American Grille and Whiskey River, the club appears to be fashioning itself as a sophisticated place of cocktails and small plates. I  hate … Continue reading

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It’s that Time of Year Again! Mulled Wine!!!

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  The holiday season and colder weather always reminds me of Mulled Wine. Its history can be traced back to Medieval Europe where when wine went bad, it was often sweetened with honey or sugar, and flavored with spices to … Continue reading

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Wine Spectator Top 100 Wines of 2010

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  Each year, Wine Spectator editors survey the wines they’ve reviewed over the past 12 months and select the most exciting for their Top 100. This annual list, which debuted in 1988, reflects significant trends, spotlights successful regions and recognizes … Continue reading

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Yet Another Thanksgiving Wine Article!?!?

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Sure! Why not! Thanksgiving comes but once a year, and wine writers around the world rejoice at the chance to write ANOTHER article on the subject on pairing wine with this festive meal!!! Ok, so maybe my English sarcasm is … Continue reading

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