Food, Wine

Wine to give, and keep

MY COLUMN dedicated to great gift ideas to give and receive went over so well last year, the folks here at LUXE have asked me to come up with another list of the wines, spirits and bubbles worth the same treatment.

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Food, Wine

Taste your way through Washington State

ALL 50 STATES in the United States produce wine in one form or another, meaning they are either growing their own grapes, fruit or materials for wine making, or they are bringing them in from somewhere else (most notably California)… all 50 states.

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Food, Wine

Rosé all day

IT’S THAT TIME OF YEAR AGAIN. The weather is starting to get warmer, and we’re taking our favourite outdoor furniture outside, plunking it down where it’ll get the most sun exposure and readying ourselves for limited time outdoors.

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Food, Wine

What makes a wine icon

AS I SIT IN THE WINE CELLAR of Biondi-Santi in Montalcino, Tuscany, Italy, the writer beside me swoons as he puts his nose into a glass and inhales deeply. He is visibly and genuinely excited by what we are about to try.

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