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Grocery Store Wine Recommendation for Cooking

by ad7yn 10 days ago

Please recommend a grocery store wine for cooking. I need a very accessible brand. I need the following: dry red wine...


Samwi commented 9 days ago

How much alcohol to plan for a daytime party

by PeachLakeBaker 24 days ago

I'm having a Halloween party, mid day on a Sunday. Many of the guests will be parents with their kids. So far there...


MikeG commented 24 days ago

Vaison la Romaine bound

by roux42 2 months ago

Hello folks, We are heading to Vaison la Romaine tomorrow and looking for any last minute ideas. We rented a hous...

Steve R commented 1 month ago

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Sun, Oct 22: Harvest of Hope, Geyserville

by Melanie Wong 1 month ago

"THIS EVENT HAS SOLD OUT> A limited number of tickets still available from Catelli's directly at the door. Call - 7...

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Sun, Oct 22: Oregon Cares, Newberg OR

by Melanie Wong 1 month ago

Disaster Relief for California SUNDAY, OCTOBER 22 11:00AM - 5:00PM THE ALLISON INN & SPA 2525 ALLISON LANe NEW...

Can these wines be aged?

by ConsApi 2 months ago

I have a few reds that I 'm considering aging. The question is, is it worth it? Some time in the mid 1980s, I bough...

Midlife commented 1 month ago

ShrimpFest & Craft Brew Hullabaloo

by ShrimpFest 1 month ago

Three days of Shrimp, Craft Brews, Live Music, Vendors and Kids' Events! March 16, 17 & 18, 2018 at Riverview Park in...


ShrimpFest commented 1 month ago

What to do with wine received as a gift?

by DivaMari 4 months ago

I am not a wine snob BUT I hosted an open house this week. As a hostess gift I received bottles of wine I will not d...

hotoynoodle commented 3 months ago

Can I Take Unfinished Wine from a Paris Restaurant?

by therealdoctorlew 3 months ago

Are there common practices and/or rules for taking an unfinished bottle of wine from a restaurant in Paris? The cho...


shakti2 commented 3 months ago

Puglia Wineries

by DaviHome 4 months ago

I am seeking a recommendation for wineries to visit in Puglia (within an hour's drive of either Fasano or Otranto). I...


lisaonthecape commented 4 months ago

Really old Dom Perignon... ok to drink?

by cjc519 10 years ago

My neighbor just gave me a bottle of 1978 Dom Perignon which has been sitting in his house all that time. He said th...


4BillLewis commented 4 months ago

Free/Discounted Wine tastings in Healdsburg

by pgwiz1 2 years ago

I am helping organize a bachelorette weekend with 8 girls to Sonoma. Does anyone know if there is a way to get free o...

howefortunate commented 4 months ago

Can anybody else "smell" fruit flies?

by porcospino 9 years ago

So I've done some fairly extensive web research (read: about 5 minutes with Google) that has brought up nothing on th...


Polianthus commented 4 months ago

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How Bien Nacido Vineyard fought off the Alamo fire

by Melanie Wong 4 months ago

Having just visited Bien Nacido Vineyard, Au Bon Climat and Qupé in April, I followed in horror the news that this si...

How to make alcohol freezies?

by itryalot 4 months ago

I just purchased some DIY freezie bags online. I was inspired by:


treb commented 4 months ago

What red wine to cook with - I don't drink wine

by FitMom4Life 6 years ago

I don't care for wine, never have, I've tried all stuff, good stuff....just don't like it. However I d...

Njchicaa commented 5 months ago

What I can replace instead of Shaoxing wine?

by susmita 7 years ago

Dear friends, I like chinese vegetables and planning to cook it. Here , Chinese restaurants serves Fusion chines...


shyone2016 commented 5 months ago

Emergency: Vegan business lunch

by hungry_pangolin 6 months ago

I've just learned that I'm hosting a 'business lunch' for four at home on Tuesday, and one of us is vegan, and who is...


hungry_pangolin commented 6 months ago

Sat, 4/29, Kermit Lynch 45th Anniversary, Berkeley

by Melanie Wong 7 months ago

45th Anniversary Party oysters! sausages! wine! Saturday, April 29 11 am – 4 pm Kermit Lynch, Wine Merchant...


chocolatetartguy commented 6 months ago