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Celebrate Virginia Wine Month

This month marks the 25th anniversary of Virginia Wine Month.  A lot has changed for the Virginia wine industry over the past …

(Photo Courtesy:  Boston Common Magazine)

Review: Hello Vino Wine App

Let’s be honest, who hasn’t purchased a wine based on its name or label?  For me, in the case of Sexual Chocolate, …

Barboursville Vineyards, in Barboursville, Va (Source:  New York Times)

Virginia’s Quest for Street Cred

The New York Times recently published an article, Virginia Wines:  In the Old Dominion, a New Terroir.  In it, they cover Virginia’s …


Join me for a Drink

It’s hard to recall the moment I fell in love – I guess it was something that just happened.  My friends still …