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The “Big Sip” McMinnville, Oregon 20th Annual

  It’s that time of year when it seems there are back-to-back wine events here in Oregon. With my liver in recovery from last weekends “Greatest of the Grape” in Canyonville, Oregon, this next weekend, March 8th – 10th of … Continue reading

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Wine, Women and Music..What could be better?

Every year for the past 15 years I have attended the Southern Oregon wine event, “Greatest of the Grape”, held at the 7 Feathers Casino and Conference Center in Canyonville, Oregon. This event hasn’t always been held as for years … Continue reading

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Your new “Best Friend”..Pinot Noir

I recently read an article in one of the best known wine magazines about Pinot Noir, and the “singular” thinking some wine drinkers have about this noble grape. By “singular” I am talking about those who live in a growing … Continue reading

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Oh My! is that a “Deadliest Catch” Captain?

You can find many different choices of venue for wine and food events, from the formal “limited attendance” events, to events held in museums as well as in big tents or hotels. Some events are specifically paired with certain food, … Continue reading

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It’s “Presidents Day”, let’s have a drink and go shopping!

It’s “Presidents Day”, A day to honor such outstanding presidents as George Washington and Abraham Lincoln, and of course, a day for all the “Presidents Day Sales”, along with a three day weekend, for some. In honor of the great … Continue reading

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To take a Danube River Wine Cruise..or Not

I have recently been giving the thought of what larger trips I will make over the next couple of years, being larger international travel takes careful planning, for your time, as well as your money. As of yesterday, the plan … Continue reading

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Sip Southern Oregon wines, in a historic Stage Stop.

It’s been some time since I have written about our Southern wineries, below Douglas County that is. I did recently talk about Troon Vineyards and their participation in this years ZAP Festival in San Francisco a week ago (see previous … Continue reading

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