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by Thor Iverson



Ladybug marmalade – Drinking the meat of the matter

Vine trails – On the road ΰ vin

Deliverance – Danger on the wine trail

Reindeer games – Wines without borders

Rhys, whither? – Wines that aren’t on the shelves

Sweet dreams – The morning-after drink of shame

Steward’s folly – Free your wine, and your glass will follow

Our daily wine – The house always wins

Label chaser – The truth isn’t in the bottle

Screw it – Wine openers with a twist

Sweet 100 – Bring out your shopping carts

Sipping style – The frontiers of fermentation

Goat balls – The bottle lines are drawn

Match game – Playing with your antisocial food

Sunny delights – Drink up the heat

Pinot envy – It’s all about how you use it

Alcohol of fame – Meeting the burden of proof

Rhone away – The best wines you’ll ever meat

Two paths – The lure of the obscure

Bottle shock – Pearls of grape price

Primavera verde – Sauvignons put a spring in your sip

Magnum carta – What makes a wine list great?

Bumbling into bubbly – A sparkling feet of imagination

Riesling rocks – A grape that leaves no stone unturned

The dating game – Every wine has its year


Double trouble – Two wines are better than one

Rouge gallery – Gifted reds for your holiday green

Wine dining – Pre-pairing the perfect feast

Back to the future – What’s past is prologue

Size matters – Watch out for great whites

Pretty in drink – Do judge a wine by its cover

Survivor – Season 16: restaurants

Gamay bear – The lais of the Beaujo land

Fallen – Better red than dead

Cento box – 100 bottles of wine on the wall

Brandy – You’re a fine drink

Drinking distinction – It’s nature vs. nurture, in liquid form

Seductive sips – So many ways to blow your cork

Glass act – Stemming the tide of stemware

Cork & carry – Fine wining in the comfort of your own home

Ask not – What can you do for a wine column?

(All columns reprinted with permission from stuff@night, a Phoenix Media/Communications Group publication.)


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