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Sipping Alsace Wines with Famille Cattin

Sipping Alsace Wines with Famille Cattin

Considered one of the world’s great wine regions, France’s Alsace has long been a player on the international stage with its ..
Alsace Grand Cru Wines: A Best Kept Secret Revealed

Alsace Grand Cru Wines: A Best Kept Secret Revealed

Grand Cru wines are the cream of the crop in regions of Burgundy and Bordeaux, but here’s a tip: Alsace also makes outstanding grand ..
The Beaujolais Wine Route: A Snapshot

The Beaujolais Wine Route: A Snapshot

The Beaujolais region in France has been designated a “Paie d’art et d’histoire,” recognizing its centuries-old heritage, picturesque ..
Virginia’s Barboursville Vineyards: Southern Hospitality with an Italian Accent

Virginia’s Barboursville Vineyards: Southern Hospitality with an Italian Accent

We’re fans of Virginia wines and the region itself and made our third visit to explore the state in October. The weather was perfect ..
Road Trip To Western NY – Buffalo and Niagara Falls

Road Trip To Western NY – Buffalo and Niagara Falls

Greetings from “Roam.” That is our current state of being.wherever we roam on an indefinite road trip. In August we sold our house in ..
Sipping Vegan Wines

Sipping Vegan Wines

If you follow a vegan diet, be aware that some vintners may use animal byproducts such as egg white fish bladder (isinglass) and ..

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