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porch wines

Porch Wines

  Porch Wines  |  By Kevin Pelley     Summer solstice, the longest day of the year in the northern hemisphere, arrived on Friday, June 21. The summer solstice occurs when the Earth’s axis is the most aligned towards...
Central Otago

Wine Regions You Should Try

  Up-and-Coming Wine Regions to Try in 2015 By Kevin Pelley       Now is a great time to be a wine lover. Never in history have there been so many quality wines being produced from around the world. ...
Great Holiday Wines by Tampa Bay Metro Magazine & Blog

Great Wines For The Holiday Season

  Go Richer, Fuller & Bolder   With the holidays here, it is now time for wine lovers to focus on celebrating with a special wine. As the cooler weather arrives, so does the opportunity to drink...
Tampa Bay Metro wine advice corkscrew and wine corks

Cork Tainted Wines

  Have you ever opened a bottle of wine expecting a delicious and aromatic beverage, only to find that it tastes and smells like a moldy  basement or wet cardboard?   Then you have had the unfortunate...
Paso Robles Wine Country

Getaway: Wine Country Extraordinaire

  Paso Robles Wine Country | By Patricia A. Vorbrich Located halfway between San Francisco and Los Angeles along California’s famed Central Coast, Paso Robles is a place where wine critics become wine lovers and where...

Autumn Wines

Thanksgiving Wines Tips to selecting a great Thanksgiving dinner wine | By Kevin Pelley       Every year I find myself thinking about what wines to serve on Thanksgiving, during the months leading up to the big day....