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New Tastings for YOU!

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Spanish Natural Wines Saturday, November 10th, 5:00 pm Led by Chris Barnes, Jose Pastor Selections Jose Pastor’s portfolio of Spanish wines focuses on producers who favor grapes  indigenous to their region and who follow natural, often organic, practices both in the vineyards and in the cellar. The result is a book of “honest wines with […]

October is for Wine Lovers

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We have 3 great wine tasting events lined up for October! Reservations are required, stop by or call 802-246-6400 to reserve your spot today. Cost: $25 + tax, light food pairings included. Saturday, October 13 at 6pm Marty will be presenting Cotes du Rhones. Sunday, October 21 at 6pm Michael Kingston, of the Kingston Family […]

Sept 22nd Kicks-Off Our Fall 2012 Tasting Schedule

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Wine and Cheese Tasting to benefit the AIDS Project of Southern Vermont HERE’S A PERFECT TRIFECTA FOR YOU! Austrian wines, paired with cheeses, and the proceeds benefiting the AIDS Project of Southern Vermont. Join Rafael Flores and Winthrop Pennock of Artisanal Cellars and Wendy Levy of Brattleboro Cheese as they guide a tasting sharing information […]

MENU: Do-It-Yourself Wine Tasting with Friends

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            Looking for a fun thing to do with friends? Marty, Laurie and Beth have gathered together a great list of wines to share plus an easy menu to quickly pull together. The inspiration and recipes came to us from our friends Meghan Carey and Pat Howell.   THE WINES […]

Feeding My Hunger For Spanish White Wine: Pazo de Señorans

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I never imagined the day would come when I would admit to such inclinations, but after much agony and deliberation I must confess that I’m enchanted by Spanish white wines.  Perhaps it’s their sheer gustatory novelty, or their “consumer friendly” pricing, or the simple fact that they are lipsmackingly good, or a combination of all […]

Wines for Romance

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Paul Bara, Champagne, Grand Cru, Bouzy, 2000–$59.99 When you want to convey that nothing short of Champagne can possibly express the value and respect with which you regard your partner, we can vouch for this very special grower-Champagne made from 80% Pinot Noir, 20% Chardonnay grapes from a Grand Cru village specializing in Pinot Noir. […]

February and March Tastings

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Our tastings require reservations so we can make sure we have the right amount of food and wine.  Please make reservations by calling 246-6400 or emailing us at wwines@sover.net. Saturday, February 12th at 4pm Via Vino — Italian Wine Tour Wines from the Veneto, Tuscany, Piedmont and Abruzzo Led by Rob Forman, National Sales Manager […]

Hurrah to Three Syrahs

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What do the wines of Hermitage (Jaboulet Aîné La Chapelle, Jean-Louis Chave), Cote Rotie (Guigal’s single-vineyard Cote Roties-La Mouline, La Turque, La Landonne), and Penfold’s Grange have in common? Well, they are easily some of the most sought after, iconic, and expensive wines produced (a case of 1961 Hermitage La Chapelle recently sold at auction […]

Alex’s Picks for Holiday Gifts

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It is that time of year, when holiday gift shopping is on everyone’s mind. Buying a bottle of wine as a gift is not always easy. Let’s face it, there are a lot of wines out there and everyone seems to have a different taste for wine. To help out, I’ve selected three wines in […]