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Wis. Wineries Hopeful For Big Grape Harvest

Wisconsin’s wineries are hopeful that this year’s warm, dry summer creates a big harvest for grapes.

09/17/2011

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Minnesota Wineries Struggling Due To Wet Weather

The wet summer weather may just have an impact on your glass of wine. Some of Minnesota’s grape growers are now dealing with damaging effects of a long stretch of humidity and rain.

08/05/2011

Good Question: Can A Glass Change A Wine’s Taste?

For most of us, we are being fancy if we put white wine in a white glass, and red in a red glass — or if we take the beer out of the can. But there are dozens of different types of glasses for specific varietals of wine and specific types of beer. So, can a glass really change the flavor of our drinks?

11/11/2010

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DeBlog: Does Wine/Beer Glass Really Affect Taste?

I’m skeptical. You go to Target now and see huge displays of Riedel glassware. (you can see them online here.) They’ve got glasses for red and white, of course. But there are also special glasses for pinot noir, and zinfandel, and cabernet.

11/11/2010

9/18/10 Charlie Boone and Jack Farrell

Jack Farrell of Haskell’s Wine and Spirits joins Charlie for their weekly chat!

09/20/2010

Napa Valley Photo Gallery

Browse through these photos featuring John Hines’ vacation through Napa Valley!

06/30/2010

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Curiocity: Food, Wine, What An Experience

I’m officially off my New Year’s “eat healthy” resolution. And it only took about an hour.

02/22/2010

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