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Finger Lakes

July 2016

Finger Lakes, NY

We like using our birthdays for an excuse to go on vacation. In a world filled with „things“, the experiences and memories from a weekend trip hold more value then material items. 1.375 weitere Wörter

Mercer Wine Estates

Another winery visited in the general Yakima Valley area was Mercer Winery. Their physical location is in Prosser. Their first vintage was in 2005 and six years later the owners received a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Washington Association of Wine Grape Growers. 410 weitere Wörter

2017 Loudoun Spring Farm Tour - Part 1

We’ve been participating in the Loudoun Farm Tours for several years now and this year’s Spring tour was no exception!  For those of you who have no idea what the farm tour is here’s a quick overview; each Spring and Fall Loudoun County hosts a farm tour and invites local agri-businesses such as farms, wineries, breweries, farm stands, local stores, etc. 1.498 weitere Wörter


Graduation, Veramar, Bogati (and Bojangles)...a perfect day!

Or as I like to call it ‚Graduation at JMU in the rain….dear god is it over yet when can we go home I think I can literally feel myself catching pneumonia?‘  Remember our trip down to graduation?   1.201 weitere Wörter


Riesling: The Queen of Grapes

Citrus aromas and a refreshing acidity make riesling a great accompaniment to food, and the latest offerings, ranging from bone dry to lusciously sweet, are nothing short of regal. 231 weitere Wörter


Wine for a Garage Sale

I’m finally coming up for air after a busy weekend. It was the annual Liverpool village-wide garage sale, traditionally held Mother’s Day weekend each year. For the past few years, we have participated, as well, to take advantage of the influx of bargain hunters in our area. 258 weitere Wörter


Alto Adige and Alsace - "foreign" takes on Germanic Grapes?

Most wine enthusiasts will be familiar with Alsace Wines. We have explored the area often and become familiar with their main grapes: Riesling; Pinot Gris; Gewürztraminer (of course)… but also Pinot Blanc; Sylvaner; Auxxerois; Muscat and Pinot Noir… Many fewer wine lovers will be as acquainted with… 646 weitere Wörter