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Lolita Halloween Wine Glasses

Lolita Halloween Wine Glasses

When it comes to enjoying Halloween, we love to use our special Lolita Halloween wine glasses. Lolita wine glasses come from Santa Barbara Designs where quality is king, or queen in this case. And every wine glass is a unique design. Here I feature some of my favorites Halloween wine glasses from the Lolita collection. […]

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Cool Wines for Hot Days

Cool Wines for Hot Days

As summer is approaching, we are thinking about those hot days and evenings ahead. Traditionally, white wines become much more popular during summer. But, rest assured that’s not required. Just as we tend to eat lighter foods during the hot weather, we need to look to lighter wines also. Cool Red Wines There are plenty […]

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Arranging a Buffet Table for Both Food and Wine

Arranging a Buffet Table for Both Food and Wine

You’re planning a fun wine party and want to use a buffet setting. You need to work out arranging a buffet table to show off the wines you have chosen for the party. It’s actually easier than you think and we have great ways to help you. Arranging a Buffet Table for Summer Wine Parties […]

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5 Summer Wine Cocktails to Enjoy

5 Summer Wine Cocktails to Enjoy

Enjoying summer entertaining usually involves cool and refreshing wine drinks, so we have found some good summer wine cocktails for you to enjoy. The ingredients are simple and the amounts are designed per serving, so multiple that by the number of guests you will be serving and you can create a nice punch. Or keep […]

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Summer Wine Parties – Barbeques

Summer Wine Parties – Barbeques

Summer is a time for outdoor parties, so we are enjoying planning our parties with special wines. Barbeques are very popular for summer entertaining. Whether it’s hot dogs and hamburgers or elegant steaks, wines will go wonderfully for your summer barbeques. Wines for Meats Typically, red wines goes best with red meats, but don’t be […]

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Wine Tasting Terms Defined

Wine Tasting Terms Defined

If you’re new to wine tasting, there are some terms that may be quite unfamiliar to you. Like so many things, specific lingo has evolved to describe activities and reactions of wine tasting. For your convenience we have defined the basic wine tasting terms here. Professional wine-makers and tasters may have many more, but these […]

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Wine and Chocolate: Delicious Combinations

Wine and Chocolate: Delicious Combinations

We know that wine and food just go together. Each enhances the flavors of the other. But, did you know that wine and chocolate also go together? A nice treat for those of us who love wine and love chocolate. Rich Flavors Together in Wine and Chocolate The rich dark chocolates are the best. Besides […]

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Making Homemade Wine – Book Review

Making Homemade Wine – Book Review

Making your own homemade wine has some great advantages over store bought wine. It’s a hobby, you can make that which you enjoy, you can share your wine as gifts, you can save money in the long run, to name a few. But, you need to understand, wine making is part science and part art. […]

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Wine and Cheese Pairings

Wine and Cheese Pairings

The process of choosing which cheeses and which wines go together is a monumental one and definitely open to individual tastes. Wine and cheese pairings don’t have to be difficult. Here we break it down into some basics for you. Basic Wine and Cheese Pairings First, a basic rule of thumb: lighter cheese, lighter wine, […]

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Charming Wine Glass Charms

Charming Wine Glass Charms

A great way to keep wine glasses sorted when you have guests over is to use a set of these wine glass charms. Each person has their own design or color so that know exactly which glass is theirs. Solving the Glass Mix-Up Problem One of my problems is that I tend to set my […]

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