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Alma Negra “M Blend,” Mendoza, Argentina.

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Grapes Malbec, Bonarda (Percentages are kept a secret….like we care!)   Facts It’s not mandatory that you sit on the front porch of your house on Halloween with your “better half” to drink the Alma Negra “M Blend,” but that’s … Continue reading

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Lamadrid Cabernet Franc, Agrelo, Argentina

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Grapes 100% Cabernet Franc   Facts Cabernet Franc isn’t exactly the first grape that springs to mind when you think of Argentina. Maybe that’s why this one wasn’t that pricey! Cab Franc shouldn’t be named the “red headed stepchild” of … Continue reading

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When is a Wine Not a Wine? When European Regulations Say So!

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The New York Times has reported that the Chapel Down Winery (England), recently crushed more than two tons of refrigerated Malbec grapes that had been air-freighted over from Mendoza, Argentina, in hopes of producing an English take on the popular … Continue reading

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High Note Malbec, Uco Valley, Mendoza, Argentina.

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Grape 100% Malbec   Facts The name of “Malbec” supposedly comes from the surname of a Hungarian peasant who is attributed with being the first person to spread the variety throughout all of France. If you were to ever check-out … Continue reading

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Raspberry-Glazed Peaches with Mascarpone Paired with Santa Julia Late Harvest Torrontes

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Ladies and gentlemen! What you are witnessing is my first ever dessert and wine pairing! Remember this post for as long as you can, because I never make desserts in my own home…which is such a shame, because I love … Continue reading

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Wine and Coffee? The Perfect Start to Your Day!

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I don’t know why I haven’t thought to combine coffee and wine before! What a perfect way to start your morning! Of course, I’m kidding! Everyone knows mornings are purely meant for Champagne… If you recall my review last week … Continue reading

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