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They Said it Best

“Is my glass half empty or half full?  Who cares!  What’s important is that there’s  Continue Reading »

March 25, 2015 No Comments»

A Wine By Any Other Name

Chew on this: if you’ve wine tasted with us at Ponte Winery, your choices have included Shiraz,  Continue Reading »

March 16, 2015

Cork Dorks, Unite!

There has been a lot of talk in recent years about cork vs. synthetic cork  Continue Reading »

March 10, 2015

What to Drink? Go Ask Hollywood

Two episodes.  It took two episodes of Scandal on Netflix to get me absolutely, positively  Continue Reading »

March 4, 2015

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So Much More Than a Cook

Salvatore Giuliano doesn’t just cook for a living.  As Executive Chef of The Restaurant at  Continue Reading »

January 13, 2015 No Comments»

Breaking Up with Tradition

Not this year! For as long as I can remember, my family has served a  Continue Reading »

December 23, 2014

A Perfect Bullseye: Malbec and Venison Burgers

Back when I worked in the Wine Club department at Ponte, my co-workers and I  Continue Reading »

November 14, 2014

Wine and Food Pairing: Think Differently

When it comes to wine and food pairing to those who are wine drinkers, the  Continue Reading »

October 27, 2014

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The Cooler Side of Wine Country

Gorgeousness, sunshine or not I remember how precious chilly days were growing up in Southern  Continue Reading »

February 27, 2015 No Comments»

Mystery in Wine Country

It could be an episode of Dateline.  I can hear Keith Morrison’s voice now… “It  Continue Reading »

February 23, 2015

New Year, New Beginnings

I’ve personally always been one to like “business as usual.”  I welcome change…but very cautiously,  Continue Reading »

January 7, 2015

Happy New Year!

Fun Fact: Do you realize that in Back to the Future Part 2 “Doc” Brown,  Continue Reading »

January 1, 2015

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Valentine’s Day for Everyone

What makes the Valentine’s Day so much better this year is that it falls on  Continue Reading »

January 22, 2015 No Comments»

Happy Hanukkah!

This evening, the Jewish holiday of Hanukkah begins. The Festival of Lights, as it is  Continue Reading »

December 16, 2014

The Sound of Silence

A perfect place to take in the Christmas spirit: Ponte Vineyard Inn When I think  Continue Reading »

December 5, 2014

A Day for Everything

Photo credit When I was young, there were certain days throughout the year that were  Continue Reading »

November 21, 2014

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