Posts Written OnFebruary 18, 2005

Discover Wines Without Breaking the Bank

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(This column originally appeared in the 2/18 issue of Dan’s Papers) Discovering Wines Without Breaking the Bank I’ll admit it. I’m completely obsessed with wine. I love drinking it, talking about it, reading about it and, obviously, writing about it. Even thinking about it brings a smile to my face. Why has wine seemingly taken over so many aspects of my life? It’s a challenge, because no matter how much I know, there’s always more to learn. Every time I taste a new wine, talk to a winemaker or talk to a fellow wine lover, I pick up something new…

The Round Up — Wine Blogging Wednesday #6

First…let’s all thank Jeanne of CookSister for forcing us on a trip down to her homeland, South Africa, to enjoy a slurry of delicious red wines. Because she just loves to write so much (and is quite good at it), she broke the round-up post into two…the first batch and the second batch. 25 people participated…which is a good number given the quick turnaround from the previous edition! We’ll be traveling once again for the 7th vintage of WBW…stay tuned for the annoucement!