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Wine tasting room etiquette
With Memorial Day weekend being the official celebration of the arrival of summer, wineries — both locally and across the country — are gearing up for the busy visitation season. First thing to keep in mind when visiting a winery tasting room is to …
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The definitive glossary of wine tasting terms
There’s a lot of ego in wine speak, both on the part of eager oenophiles who want to assert their expertise and occasional wine drinkers who keep mum for fear of saying the wrong thing. For those who identify with the latter, this glossary of wine …
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Wine tasting 101: Keep an open mind
Tasting wine seriously can feel inaccessible when everyone’s picking out the flavors of Marionberry jam and mushrooms and baking spice and you taste … grapes. “Wine can have a feeling of austerity. It’s too heady, it’s intimidating,” said Tom Gerrie …
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Wine calendar: Royal Park holiday tastings, Beaujolais festival, more

11695008_10155908385095595_8865429426816875994_nWine calendar: Royal Park holiday tastings, Beaujolais festival, more
Tuesday, Nov. 8: Huth & Harris Wine Merchants will hold a tasting of six wines from Purple Feet Distributors with appetizers 7-9 p.m. It’s $ 40. H2 is at 221 Court St., Medina. Registration required; click here. Wednesday, Nov. 9: Colonial Wine and Beverage …
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Food and wine tastings
Amistad, 4255 A1A South, Suite 10 (Seaside Plaza), offers complimentary wine tasting every Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Hours are 11 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday and 1 to 5:30 p.m. Sunday. For information, call 547-2446.
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REGION: Industry praise for farmers market wine tasting bill  New rules added to appease critics limit tasters to one 3-ounce pour and only one winery is allowed per farmers market Inland farmers market operators expect to start getting applications from small wineries in the Temecula Valley Wine Country New …
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Latest Wine Tastings News

cusinePalmer Vineyards white wines approach greatness: Uncork the Forks
I’ve been tasting and drinking wines from Palmer Vineyards for many years, but it wasn’t until I visited a couple of weeks ago and tasted through the entire lineup that I realized something: Above all else, this is a white wine house. And that’s OK.
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Wine-Tasting Fundraiser to Benefit RVCC
More than 70 hand-selected wines from regions around the world will be available for the tasting to benefit the RVCC Foundation. WHITEHOUSE STATION, NJ — More than 70 hand-selected wines from regions around the world will be available for the tasting …
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Teams cook up treats at Newport Beach BBQ Competition
The grillers competed for shares of $ 10,000 in cash prizes and the title of grand champion. The event also offered beer and wine tasting, and guests could vote for their favorites in the barbecue competition. The contest was launched in 2015 by Newport …
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