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Wines for (the alarmingly low level of) CHOCOLATE!!!

There is a yawning deficit of chocolate, so go out and get yours today.

The combination of wine and food has been providing happiness and nutrition for many years. While less championed than other foods for its compatibility, chocolate is in it’s own category when it comes to pairing with wine. Chocolate comes in […]

Wines for a Jack$on (Under $20) – Rosi Schuster Zweigelt 2009, Burgenland, Austria

Austria has been on my radar for a long time. I didn’t know much about the country, other than the fact that some scandal occurred in the 80s

Zweigelt by Rosi Schuster – a pleasant first date with Austrian reds

regarding some illegal additive. After some time working in the wine industry, I’ve learned […]