All posts tagged "wine"

  • IMBIBE: Uvas Perfectas

    España’s economic wines. JACKSON HOLE, WY – It goes without saying that France’s winemakers produce some of the world’s finest wines. But then, just to the south, so does Spain. The difference is that España oozes good...

    • Posted March 1, 2017
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  • IMBIBE: A Kiss on the Lips

    Try these sensuous cocktails for Valentine’s Day or any time. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Valentine’s Day is about nothing if not excess and indulgence. On that day each year, we splurge on chocolates, Champagne, gifts and special...

    • Posted February 8, 2017
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  • IMBIBE: Italy Under $20

    The best bang-for-your-buck vino. JACKSON HOLE, WY – For the past few years I’ve wanted to visit Italy and sip my way through the country’s marvelous vineyards. But I keep getting waylaid by places like France, America’s...

    • Posted December 13, 2016
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  • IMBIBE: Bitter Harvest

    2016 is shaping up to be a bust year for French Chablis. JACKSON HOLE, WY – French Chablis is a very distinctive wine and one that is growing in popularity with American wine drinkers. But if you’re...

    • Posted November 29, 2016
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  • IMBIBE: Thanksgiving Wine Guide

    Ten wines for the Turkey Day table. JACKSON HOLE, WY – My favorite food day of the year is Thanksgiving, for all the obvious reasons. But food aside, one of the reasons I’m so fond of Turkey...

    • Posted November 15, 2016
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  • IMBIBE: Rosé Redux

    Try these underrated pink wines each priced for less than $20. JACKSON HOLE, WY – I’ve written quite a bit about Rosé’s temptations in the past, so I won’t belabor the point here. To recap, though, I think...

    • Posted September 28, 2016
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  • IMBIBE: The A-Z of Winespeak

    Deconstructing the language of wine one word at a time. JACKSON HOLE, WY – The language of wine can be pretty silly. Imagine trying to buy a car and having to negotiate descriptors like “sweaty saddle” or...

    • Posted September 20, 2016
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  • IMBIBE: Backyard Bottles

    Try a Mapema or a  Medalla during the last days of BBQ bliss. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Chances are pretty good you’ll find yourself at a backyard bash this month as Jacksonites enjoy the last bits of...

    • Posted September 13, 2016
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  • IMBIBE: Ravenswood Soars at 40

    Celebrating four decades of American Zin. JACKSON HOLE, WY – If you happen to be in the vicinity of Sonoma on Sunday, Sept. 11, you might want to swing by Ravenswood Winery on Gehricke Road. That’s the...

    • Posted September 6, 2016
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  • IMBIBE: Veneration for Veneto

    Discovering one of Italy’s most prolific wine regions. JACKSON HOLE, WY – There was once a time when I wouldn’t have bothered discussing Italy’s Veneto wine region. During most of the 1960s and 1970s, the bulk of...

    • Posted August 31, 2016
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