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Virginia Wine Expo embraces Italian wines and — whiskey
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Want more about Italian wines? Barboursville winemaker and general manager Luca Paschina, a native of Italy, will conduct two seminars. His Friday seminar (5 to 6 p.m. Feb. 19) will compare sangiovese wines from Italy and Virginia, including 2007, 2010& …

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This Australian Bar Is Accused of Having an “Antisocial” Wine List Munchies_ Food by VICE

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Munchies_ Food by VICE This Australian Bar Is Accused of Having an “Antisocial” Wine ListMunchies_ Food by VICEWine bars aren’t everybody’s jam—they’re kind of the rom-coms of the bar world—but you’ve got to think that the people that frequent such establishments go there because they enjoy doing so, usually in the company of friends. The […]

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Are ‘Wine and Chocolate Perfect Companions’ Find out Saturday at Borgata Press of Atlantic City

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Press of Atlantic City Are ‘Wine and Chocolate, Perfect Companions’ ? Find out Saturday at BorgataPress of Atlantic CityWHAT IS IT: The Savor Borgata Culinary Series presents “Wine and Chocolate, Perfect Companions.” The event consists of a 5-course plated lunch paired with wines and requires smart casual attire. The menu is prepared by Executive Chef […]

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Wine festival returns to SeaGate Convention Center Toledo Blade

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Toledo Blade Wine festival returns to SeaGate Convention CenterToledo BladeThe Glass City Wine Festival will be returning once again to the SeaGate Convention Center on Saturday, March 5, for the 4th annual event. This year’s lineup is sure to please everyone from wine enthusiasts down to the most discriminating wine connoisseur.Hot trend alert: Napa wine […]

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Californians Want RumCrazy Cuba to Start Drinking Wine ABC News

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Californians Want Rum-Crazy Cuba to Start Drinking WineABC NewsThe 3.5 million tourists who flooded Cuba last year downed oceans of mojitos, lakes of daiquiris and rivers of thin, sour beer. Only an odd few accompanied their ropa vieja and croquetas with wine — mostly overpriced, low- to mid-grade vintages from … and more& » Read […]

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