Monthly Archives: July 2009

Raphael 2008 Rosé of Merlot

This is my first installment of Wine Shop Wandering Wednesday.  Every Wednesday, I will visit a local wine shop and browse around.  Living in Rocky Point, I am close to two very nice, well stocked shops.  While browsing, I will … Continue reading

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Shinn Estate Vineyards 2006 Wild Boar Doe

Let the trumpets blare!  “Hear Ye! Hear Ye!”  Imagine the elders about to read a note from the king…that is what is playing in my head as I sit to write this, my first official wine review. So I guess, … Continue reading

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Why you ask?

Undertaking according to the American Heritage Dictionary: Noun 1. A task or assignment undertaken; a venture 2. A guaranty, engagement or promise. 3. The Profession or duties of a funeral director Wine according to Noun the fermented juice of … Continue reading

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