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Tips on Pairing Wine With Pasta

Few things provide comfort and satisfy cravings as well as a hearty pasta dish paired with the right wine. Of course, wine connoisseurs take pairing wines with food very seriously. It is not always easy to know what goes with what, though, especially…
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How to Order a Great Bottle of Wine Online

Picture this. You are hosting a dinner party, and everything is prepared. Your menu has been carefully crafted. Your guests are invited and you are already sure that you have selected a picture-perfect outfit from your wardrobe. But you haven't…
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2019 Grenache (Brosé) - Tasting Notes and Pairings

There's nothing quite like a glass of grenache rosé — or in this case, a brosé. Sure, it's most commonly enjoyed in the summer, but you can enjoy this wine year-round. The first sip will instantly bring you back to summer, whether it's April…
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Wine and Food Pairing Basics

Whether you love to host gatherings for your foodie friends or want to plan the perfect at-home date night for you and your partner, learning the basics of wine and food pairing will help elevate everyone's experience. Plus, it's fun to create…
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7 Tips for Bringing the Perfect Bottle of Wine to a Dinner Party

If you’ve been invited to a dinner party, you may be busy planning what to wear so you look your best. But don’t forget about one of the most important details to plan before that dinner party: what bottle of wine are you bringing? After…
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Food to Pair with the Sweet Oaks 2018 Pinot Noir: Part Two

There’s nothing better than unwinding after a long day with a glass of wine in hand. But what kind of wine will it be tonight? If you’re thinking Pinot Noir, you’re not alone! This is considered one of the most popular options for wine…
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How to Plan a Fun Wine Tasting Trip

Whether you have never had the pleasure of experiencing a wine tasting trip or are a seasoned veteran within the world of wine tasting, there's no time like the present to plan your first (or next) trip! Like anything, not all wine tasting…
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Sweet Oaks 2016 Zinfandel – Tasting Notes and Pairings

Red Zinfandel is one of the classic grapes of California, and it accounts for 1 in 10 vines planted in the state.  It is such a popular grape that it even has its own annual festival. Zinfandel vines love the warm sunny days in the Temecula…
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5 Benefits of Joining a Wine Club

Are you unsure about whether a wine club would suit you and your lifestyle? There are many great reasons why a wine club might be the right choice for you on the next stage of your wine adventure. Read on to find out more and to discover the…
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Foods to Pair with Chez Boujie 2019 (Crème De La Crème) 

If your plans for the weekend include sipping on a refreshing glass of Chardonnay, Sweet Oaks has a lightly oaked option for you — Chez Boujie 2019 Crème De La Crème. This California Chardonnay is made from green-skinned grapes grown in…