I could start this blog by saying something along the lines of “this holiday season wont look like the rest” blah blah blah but why tell you something you already know? Yes, this season wont look like the rest but lets make the most of it! I know many of us are working overtime to […]

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Holiday Wine & Stocking Stuffers

Tis’ the season to be …. budget conscious … which can be difficult when you have an appreciation for wine. If you are a baller on a budget *like me* Trader Joe’s should be your first stop for wine this season! For those of you who do not know, Trader Joe’s is the best place […]

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Trader Joe’s 2020 Holiday Wine List

It’s officially October and fall is in full force! I honestly could not be happier because if you live in New England you know that it turns into a colorful oasis this time of year. Leaves are falling, football is back on, pumpkin spice is everywhere and the holidays are just around the corner. I […]

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Wine & Cheese: The Best 5 Pairings

This summer canned wine has made a serious Glow Up. It is the summer of canned wine for sure, more specifically, sparkling rosé canned wine. I have to admit, I had my hesitations because I do love my traditional corked wine bottles but hey, you need to adapt to survive, am I right? Anyways, I […]

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The Summer of Canned Wine

Red or white? My answer will always be red. I know that my palette prefers more red wines than white, however, once the 85 degree Fahrenheit days come around, I understand why many people stray from reds. Suddenly, a chilled glass of rosé or Sauvignon Blanc is very appealing. This brings me to one of […]

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My Top 5 Summer Reds

The wine label is a key element in understanding what exactly is in your bottle. Producers pack as much information as possible into a very small, elegantly crafted label to give you an idea of what to expect. Learning how to break down a wine label is the first step in successfully evaluating the wine […]

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How to Read a Wine Label