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Good Everyday “Go-To” Wines Under $10

September 25, 2013 by  
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LaGayle and I sip a glass or two of wine virtually every evening, either just sitting out on the deck talking and/or as an accompaniment with dinner. Unless we are having guests or it is a special occasion, we like to keep the cost moderate on these everyday wines. Over the years, we have developed […]

Good Everyday “Go-To” Wines Under $10 was originally posted on Wine Peeps. Wine Peeps – Your link to great QPR wines from Washington State and beyond.

Open That Bottle Night: 1999 Henschke Hill of Grace

February 27, 2013 by  
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This year’s Open That Bottle Night was last Saturday, February 23. Open That Bottle Night, created by former Wall Street Journal wine columnists Dorothy Gaiter and John Brecher, is the one night a year that we are all encouraged to get out that bottle of wine that is so special that no special occasion seems […]

Open That Bottle Night: 1999 Henschke Hill of Grace was originally posted on Wine Peeps. Wine Peeps – Your link to great QPR wines from Washington State and beyond.

Challenging Wine Pairing: Texas BBQ

July 18, 2012 by  
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Being native Texans, the Wine Peeps love BBQ. Real BBQ, that is! There is a distinct difference between real BBQ and just anything cooked on a grill outside. Hamburgers and hot dogs are not BBQ; neither is roast beef with lots of BBQ sauce slathered on top. Real BBQ is smoked by slow-cooking the meat […]

Challenging Wine Pairing: Texas BBQ was originally posted on Wine Peeps. Wine Peeps – Your link to great QPR wines from Washington State and beyond.

Challenging Wine Pairing: Texas BBQ

July 18, 2012 by  
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Being native Texans, the Wine Peeps love BBQ. Real BBQ, that is! There is a distinct difference between real BBQ and just anything cooked on a grill outside. Hamburgers and hot dogs are not BBQ; neither is roast beef with lots of BBQ sauce slathered on top. Real BBQ is smoked by slow-cooking the meat […]

Challenging Wine Pairing: Texas BBQ was originally posted on Wine Peeps. Wine Peeps – Your link to great QPR wines from Washington State and beyond.

What’s in the Bag? Kori’s Value Wine Picks at Metropolitan Market

June 25, 2012 by  
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Metropolitan Market, founded in 1971, is an award-winning grocery store with six locations in the greater Seattle area. They sell more than 1,200 different wines and beers and have recently added spirits as well. Seattle Magazine has recognized Metropolitan Market as the Grocery Store with the Best Selection of Washington Wines three times. Recently, I […]

What’s in the Bag? Kori’s Value Wine Picks at Metropolitan Market was originally posted on Wine Peeps. Wine Peeps – Your link to great QPR wines from Washington State and beyond.

A Wine for Tonight: NV Jacob’s Creek Sparkling Moscato

June 7, 2012 by  
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Would you like a quick suggestion for a good wine to drink tonight (or this weekend) that won’t break your budget and is widely available? Many of our readers have said this is something they would like, so here is this week’s selection, the NV Jacob’s Creek Sparkling Moscato from South Eastern Australia. Our selection […]

A Wine for Tonight: NV Jacob’s Creek Sparkling Moscato was originally posted on Wine Peeps. Wine Peeps – Your link to great QPR wines from Washington State and beyond.

Show Your True Character with Jacob’s Creek

March 20, 2012 by  
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By: Cresta
A couple of weeks ago the kind PR folks from Jacob’s creek sent me a selection of Jacob’s Creek Reserve wines to help promote the Australian wine’s True Character contest. The contest, which runs through March 31, gives wine enthusiasts a chance to win $5,000 to put toward their favorite charity or passion, which […]

A Wine for Tonight: 2008 Plantagenet Hazard Hill Shiraz

March 8, 2012 by  
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Would you like a quick suggestion for a good wine to drink tonight (or this weekend) that won’t break your budget and is widely available? Many of our readers have said this is something they would like, so here is this week’s selection, the 2008 Plantagenet Hazard Hill Shiraz from Western Australia. Our selection criteria […]

A Wine for Tonight: 2008 Plantagenet Hazard Hill Shiraz was originally posted on Wine Peeps. Wine Peeps – Your link to great QPR wines from Washington State and beyond.

A Wine for Tonight: 2011 Frisk Prickly Riesling

February 9, 2012 by  
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Would you like a quick suggestion for a good wine to drink tonight (or this weekend) that won’t break your budget and is widely available? Many of our readers have said this is something they would like, so here is this week’s selection, the 2011 Frisk Prickly Riesling from the Alpine Valleys region of Victoria […]

A Wine for Tonight: 2011 Frisk Prickly Riesling was originally posted on Wine Peeps. Wine Peeps – Your link to great QPR wines from Washington State and beyond.

A Wine for Tonight: 2008 d’Arenberg The Stump Jump Shiraz

February 2, 2012 by  
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Would you like a quick suggestion for a good wine to drink tonight (or this weekend) that won’t break your budget and is widely available? Many of our readers have said this is something they would like, so here is this week’s selection, the 2008 d’Arenberg The Stump Jump Shiraz from the McLaren Vale region […]

A Wine for Tonight: 2008 d’Arenberg The Stump Jump Shiraz was originally posted on Wine Peeps. Wine Peeps – Your link to great QPR wines from Washington State and beyond.

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