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Gabbiano Chianti 2010

There is something so satisfying with strapping on an apron, pouring a glass of wine, and cooking up a storm.  It makes me feel like a housewife from the 60s and I love it.     It makes it feel … Continue reading

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Casillero Del Diablo Merlot

My husband isn’t a wine-drinker.  He’s much happier with a thick and frothy Guiness or a cold amber glass of Appleton Rum on the rocks.  That means that when it’s just the two of us out for dinner, I have to … Continue reading

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Rosemount Shiraz

One piece of clothing that absolutely terrifies me is white pants. A nice, crisp, classic cut pair of white pants looks classy.   White is gorgeous when paired with turquoise and is simple and elegant when paired with black.  White pants … Continue reading

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Wolf Blass Yellow Label Cabernet Sauvignon

“That’s a lovely accent you have. New Jersey?”  “Austria.” ” Austria! Well, then. G’day mate! Let’s put another shrimp on the barbie!” Australia.  The Land Down Under (where women glow and men plunder).  Home of the koala, kangaroo, and vegemite sandwich.   Also the sixth … Continue reading

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Masi Modello Delle Venezie

When my mostly-non-wine-drinking mother-in-law asked me for some red wine recommendations for a girls weekend, without hesitation I told her to go straight to the Italian section in the LCBO and to pick any variety of Masi.  You simply cannot … Continue reading

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