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About terroirradioandtv

I am constantly humbled by the fact that I get paid to drink, talk, and walk wine. After 25 years in both hospitality and the alcohol industry, this blog provides a little education, and, hopefully, a touch of humor and perception to the world of wine and spirits. You can also find me on our internet show, wineguystv, and on clear channel/iheart radio as a co-host with Keith Miller and Becky Creighton on a weekly wine and food show called vineanddineradio.

Cru du Beaujolais: A Horizontal Tasting of Four Crus

Originally posted on Opening a Bottle:
Vineyards in the Moulin-à-Vent Cru, with its namesake windmill, in the Beaujolais of France. ©Château du Moulin-à-Vent A few weeks ago, I had lunch with a former colleague and friend, and the subject of…

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Olivier Leflaive, Ridge Montebello…How Bar Boulud’s Big Bottles Became One of the Hottest Wine Programs in the USA

See on Scoop.it – Terroir Radio Michael Madrigale hadn’t really intended to bid on the six-liter bottle of 1991 Olivier Leflaive Montrachet, but as he looked around the room at the Acker Merrall & Condit auction, he couldn’t find a … Continue reading

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Intel powers a processor using a glass of wine at IDF 2013 – Geek

See on Scoop.it – Terroir Radio Intel powers a processor using a glass of wine at IDF 2013 Geek Intel has made its name building fast x86 processors that have increased processing power many times over in the last few … Continue reading

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The Coravin Makes Great Wines More Accessible by the Glass – New York Times (blog)

See on Scoop.it – Terroir Radio New York Times (blog) The Coravin Makes Great Wines More Accessible by the Glass New York Times (blog) In restaurants that are more serious about wine, though, by-the-glass programs have evolved at a dizzying … Continue reading

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Cheers to our stellar Sommeliers! – Wild Ginger Asian Restaurant …

See on Scoop.it – Terroir Radio We would like to congratulate our Company Wine Director, Cortney Lease, and her amazing staff of stellar Sommeliers: April Pogue, Andrea Wolf, Mark Thostesen, David Chou and Rob Ord. To see the complete list, … Continue reading

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Come Together…for Riesling!

Ladies and Gentlemen, Riesling is awesome. Ask anyone. Wait. I forgot. Ask anyone that is a somm. The darling of enogeeks and restaurant wine professionals everywhere, it is that go to grape; the one that makes agnolotti sing like Pavarotti, … Continue reading

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Personalized Wine Glass 20 oz Pittsburgh Penguins, University of Colorado, military

See on Scoop.it – Terroir Radio This listing is for a personalized wine glass that is 20 oz, This listing is for a tan/black colors for the pittsburgh peneguins, university of (Personalized Wine Glass 20 oz Pittsburgh Penguins, University of … Continue reading

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