Category Archives: Whites

Trend Alert: Holiday Party Passings

Last week, I traveled to my day job’s corporate headquarters in Chicago for a conference. As part of the event, there was a cocktail hour, and I was pleased to see modern wine options: Sauvignon Blanc for the white and Pinot Noir … Continue reading

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Value Wine and Cheese Pairing Alert

A few weeks ago, I enjoyed a wonderful wine-infused meal at Bin 36 in Chicago. It was such a lovely time, and I’d recommend that all of you go whenever you are in downtown Chicago. But this is not a … Continue reading

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A Lobster a Day…

…keeps the doctor away? I’m pretty sure that’s not the saying – unless you are on Cape Cod like I was this past weekend! Yep, lobster has a spot on nearly every menu in this vacation spot just outside Boston … Continue reading

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A Boy From Oz

A year and a half after visiting Australia for the first time, it looks like I’m still looking for the same thing – a boy from Oz! Yes, I like my wines from Australia to possess a big, bold, almost masculine … Continue reading

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Happy Easter!

Happy Easter, you all!  By now, you probably have your ham and all the other fixings for tomorrow in the fridge ready to roll. But if you are anything like my family, you may have to make another trip to the grocery … Continue reading

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A Red and White for a Spring Night

Temperatures are rising, and sipping a glass of wine on the deck is a great way to make any night special. This past weekend, I started working through my Sonoma finds, and I found two bottles to share with my … Continue reading

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Pairing Up Argentina Vino

This week, I was able to enjoy one of my favorite events–a multi-course dinner with wine pairings. If you and I ever dine together in the future, please know that I like variety in my food and wine options, so getting to taste … Continue reading

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Try a New White Tonight!

After perusing a  restaurant’s white wine list recently, I realized something – I’m bored! I get it – Chardonnay and Sauvignon Blanc are high-volume, cash-cows in a restaurant setting, but should they really be the only options?  Seriously, I was at a … Continue reading

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The WWG’s Guide to Sonoma

When I wasn’t working, I spent the past week in Sonoma County, tasting and touring some of the best spots in the area. If you are looking to visit Sonoma County, check out my guide for potential places to visit … Continue reading

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Give ‘em to the Greek

What’s your go-to wine for fresh fish dishes and hot Mexican-inspired flavors? For me, I typically would order a crisp Sauvignon Blanc for those food choices, but I just got wind of another great option. And believe it or not, … Continue reading

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