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wine

1000 Stories

1000 Stories is an amazing small batch Zinfandel made by Bob Blue out of California.  This wine retails at my local shop for right around $20.   The wine is unique because it is aged in bourbon barrels.  The winemaker says this promotes the flavors of charred vanilla, dried herbs, and a hint of caramel. […]

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Christmas

Redditgifts Secret Santa 2016

I have participated in a few of the reddit gift exchanges over the years.  This year I was paired up with a secret Santa that bought me a very nice bottle of Port. This 5-year-old port retails for $300.  The average gift’s value in the exchange is around $20.  I seem to have received one of the […]