Wine Wednesday: April 20, 2016

Wine Wednesday Quote: “Great is the fortune of he who possesses a good bottle, a good book, and a good friend.” –Moliére (French playwrite and actor)  

Wine Wednesday: March 16, 2016

Wine Wednesday Quote: “I shall drink no wine before its time.  OK, it’s time!” –Groucho Marx (comedian, film star, cigar smoker)  

National Mulled Wine Day: March 3, 2016

Our temps are in the 70s this week.  I’ll take my mulled wine over ice with a bit of orange! Wine Wednesday spilling to Mulled Wine Thursday Quote: “Mulled wine, heavy on the cinnamon and light on the cloves. Off with you, me lad, and be lively!” –Henry Travers (as the guardian angel Clarence, It’s a…

Wine Wednesday: February 9, 2016

“What though youth gave love and roses, Age still leaves us friends and wine.” –Thomas Moore in National Airs, Spring and Autumn, st. 1 (English lawyer, social philosopher, author, statesman and noted Renaissance humanist)

Wine Wednesday: Feb. 3, 2016

  “Here’s to the corkscrew – a useful key to unlock the storehouse of wit, the treasury of laughter, the front door of fellowship, and the gate of pleasant folly.” –W.E.P. French (poet and toaster)

Wine Wednesday: Jan. 20, 2016

“Wine and cheese are ageless companions, like aspirin and aches, or June and moon, or good people and noble ventures.” M.F.K. Fisher (American food writer from the introduction to Vin et Fromage)

Wine Wednesday Quote: “Wine and cheese are ageless companions, like aspirin and aches, or June and moon, or good people and noble ventures.” M.F.K. Fisher (American food writer from the introduction to Vin et Fromage)

Wine Wednesday: December 30, 2015

“Qui sait déguster ne boit plus jamais de vin, mais goûte des secrets.” Roughly Translated: “Who knows how to taste wine never drinks again, but tastes secrets instead.” — Salvador Dali (surrealist painter and owner of a fine moustache)

Wine Wednesday: Dec. 23, 2015

  “Beer is made by men, wine by God!” Martin Luther (seminal figure in the Protestant Reformation, craft brewer)