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APRIL 3, 2013 Ferrari Sparkling Rosé Wine NV
This past Easter Sunday did not go as planned. Because of a persistent head cold, we stayed home, but did enjoy our traditional dinner of baked ham, baked yam and veggies. What we did differently, though, was open a Sparkling Rosé wine with the meal.
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APRIL 2, 2013 NYC wine power list: a discussion
Thanks for the interest and comments in our survey results posted last week. I was on a family vacation so having those preloaded provided me a good respite–especially when I discovered I inadvertently left my laptop at home!
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APRIL 5, 2013 Watch Motogp Qatar Live Stream 2013 Online Free
[link] [starttext] Motogp Qatar 2013 Live Stream Sunday, 7 April 2013 - 18:00 - 22:00 GMT (Local Time) Losail Circuit - COMMERCIAL BANK GRAND PRIX OF QATAR Motorcycle Grand Prix (MotoGP) is a format of racing motorcycles that annually brings together the world''s best drivers. The competition runs from March to November as a World Championship. All machines are prototypes and builders are directly involved in their design and in the management of the best teams.
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APRIL 3, 2013 Champagne, Revisited.
Once again, I am reminded that it takes several experiences, at least, in order to understand a wine. Subtlety can get lost even when drinking a wine calmly with friends over a meal, especially if other wines are present.
A WINE STORY Tasting Clos LaChance Estate Zinfandel 2010 and Cabernet Sauvignon 2009
| FRIDAY, APRIL 5, 2013
This week I am trying two wines from Clos LaChance, a family-owned, certified sustainable winery in the Northern Central Coast region. The winery uses modern winemaking technology mixed with old world philosophy. gravity flow, small lot fermentation, barrel aging and unfined/unfiltered wines paired with high tech computer monitoring. Clos LaChance Estate Zinfandel 2010. California Zins are always a matter of personal taste. MORE >>
DR. VINO The end of en primeur?
| FRIDAY, APRIL 5, 2013
Wine writers and members of the wine trade descended on Bordeaux this week for tasting samples of the 2012 vintage, which was a difficult vintage. Even though the malolactic fermentations have barely finished and the final blends are nowhere near completed, the Bordelais pre-sell each vintage (en primeur) two years before it is actually released. The events set off a clusterschnook on Twitter about whether en primeurs are simply marketing at this point. MORE >>
EAST VILLAGE WINE GEEK Watch Reading vs Southampton Live Stream Free 2013
| FRIDAY, APRIL 5, 2013
[link] [starttext] Reading vs Southampton Premier League Saturday, 6 April 2013 - 12.45 GMT Madejski Stadium, Reading Southampton Football Club is an English football club, nicknamed The Saints, based in Southampton. The Saint won back his place in the Premier League in 2012, seven years after its passage in the second division, and even two seasons in the third division. Since 2001, it plays its home matches at St Mary''s Stadium after leaving The Dell. MORE >>
DR. VINO Revenge of Parker: how many points?
| TUESDAY, APRIL 2, 2013
What would happen if a California winery uprooted cabernet to plant hipster grape varieties–only to find the critic who championed Cabernet is…baaaaack?!!? The above video explores these real-life themes (for those who haven’t followed, Parker has resumed reviewing current releases of Northern California wines for the WA). wine writing MORE >>
EAST VILLAGE WINE GEEK Watch Real Madrid vs Galatasaray Live Stream Free
| MONDAY, APRIL 1, 2013
[link] [starttext] Real Madrid vs Galatasaray Champions League 2013 Wednesday, 3 April 2013 - 19.45 GMT Santiago Bernabeu, Madrid Real Madrid is a Spanish professional football club based in Madrid. This is the club's most successful in Spanish football with FC Barcelona. It was voted best club of the twentieth century by FIFA. He won 32 Liga titles, 18 Spanish Cups and a record nine Champions League and two UEFA Cups. MORE >>
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