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Hong Lee Trading Inc. Issues An Alert On Undeclared Sulfites In Peacock Brand Preserved Apricots

April 18, 2012 by  
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Hong Lee Trading Inc., 225 Johnson Ave., Brooklyn, NY 11203 is recalling Peacock Brand Preserved Apricots because it may contain undeclared sulfites. People who have a severe sensitivity to sulfites run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic…

M.E. Thompson, Inc. Expands Recall of Sub Sandwiches Because of Possible Health Risk

April 18, 2012 by  
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M.E. Thompson, Inc. is expanding the recall of its Anytime Deli Turkey & Ham Footlong, to include Italian Footlong, and Classic Cuban, because the products have the potential to be contaminated with Listeria Monocytogenes, an organism which can cause s…

Optimism returns to Napa Valley, after a long, dark recession

April 18, 2012 by  
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I was chatting with Bill Harlan yesterday and he made two comments (among many others) I thought were particularly interesting: 1. Napa Valley is basically all planted out. Remaining land is too steep or otherwise geologically inappropriate for grapes, or else the local laws prohibit it from development. 2. The slump in demand for high-end […]

Challenging Wine Pairing: Taco Night

April 18, 2012 by  
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The Wine Peeps enjoy Taco Tuesday each week. It is a fun time to get together, the meal is an easy one to prepare, and we enjoy the blend of the spicy flavors in the food. Our menu generally consists of beef tacos, refried beans, Mexican rice, and hot salsa. We usually enjoy margaritas on […]

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