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Mocktails and Keto Crackers: The Wine Yogi’s Journey to Dry January

If you are anything like me, 2020 was a struggle when it came to enjoying wine, frequently, and finding some comfort in food (I managed to hold off gaining weight as a result of the lockdowns, shutdowns, mask mandates, and news of the day until my dad passed.) So, I decided to set several intentions… Continue reading Mocktails and Keto Crackers: The Wine Yogi’s Journey to Dry January

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5280 Wine Tasting with The Mandy Connell Show (And Some Costco Options to Consider)

As we grapple with the latest 2020 has offered up to us, many of us are finding our holiday plans altered or even canceled. Even if your family gathering may not be quite the same as it has been in past years, it can still be a time for celebration, gratitude, good food, and of… Continue reading 5280 Wine Tasting with The Mandy Connell Show (And Some Costco Options to Consider)

What's In My Glass

2010 Dancing Bear Ranch Cab Blend, Cakebread

Not by choice, but necessity. This was one of many wines that had compromised corks. Sigh. But...it was good we opened it. The fruit still shines...vanilla and cherry cola notes, with hints of ginger, allspice, and black pepper on the nose. On the pallet, the vanilla cola and cherry tobacco sing, thanks to balanced tannins… Continue reading 2010 Dancing Bear Ranch Cab Blend, Cakebread