Posts tagged ‘wine’

February 17, 2014

Wine of the week: Château Arnauld Haut Médoc

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Château Arnauld Haut Médoc

The wine pictured above is from my parents’ wedding year.  This wine from southwestern France is still being made, but is less easy to find.  Today, it averages about $23.

February 10, 2014

Wine of the week: 120 Cabernet

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120 Cabernet Sauvignon

It’s a Monday, and it’s high time for a wine of the week.  This Chilean wine averages about $8.

February 4, 2014

Fun in the freezing weather

We took advantage of our below-freezing weather, and have been using the great outdoors as a freezer to test out our Ice Bottle Chiller Mold from Williams-Sonoma.

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February 3, 2014

Wine of the week: Alamos Malbec

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Alamos Malbec

This wine averages about $8, and is yummy for a dinner at home.  We got ours at Calvert Woodley in DC.

January 27, 2014

Wine of the week: Monte Antico

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Monte Antico, Toscana

This wine is a blend from Tuscany, and we featured it because it’s yummy and reasonably priced – average $11.

January 20, 2014

Wine of the week: Chateau des Leotins

Chateau des Leotins

Château des Léotins, Bordeaux

Wine of the week is courtesy of my dad, who has a much better appreciation for wine than I do.  We’ll feature a few wines that are yummy but reasonably priced.  This one costs about $10.