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Wine Party — Wines of Sicily

Here’s a party format built around the theme of wines served at a wine tasting that featured wines from Sicily. We bought the wines featured at the wine tasting – and invited some friends to bring a dish to pair … Continue reading

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Hosting a “Blind” Tasting Around Price Points

 “Blind” tastings are a great way to focus on the taste and compare wines, since you are not aware of the price or vintage until after you have tasted. The real fun is when the wine label and price are … Continue reading

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Wine Party Idea – Re-create a Wine Tasting

We liked the wine and the food at a wine tasting at Vino Italiano in Waltham, MA featuring wines from Sicily. So, we bought the wines that were featured. Then, we shared the tasting notes and menu with some friends. … Continue reading

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Wine Ratings – What do those numbers mean to you?

Wine Ratings – What do those numbers mean to you? There’s a lot of controversy about the wine rating “numbers” and whether they really represent an objective assessment of the quality of the wine. (There are lots of insider deals … Continue reading

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POT LUCK WINE PARTY 1-2-3

Pick the wines. Invite your 6-12 friends to bring a dish to match a specific wine. Enjoy each dish with the specific wine and discuss.  It helps to have a theme in mind when planning a wine party. A theme … Continue reading

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