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Husch Vineyards Chardonnay – 2016 Summer Wines

Warm days are still with us, so I’m back with another summer wine recommendation – 2014 Husch Vineyards Chardonnay.  This wine is another affordable discovery purchased at Diablo Foods in downtown Lafayette, CA. Family owned and operated, Diablo Foods is currently celebrating 48 years in business and offers the best produce, meats and customer service in the […]

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BevMo! Grand Opening in Lafayette, CA

This past Thursday (July 28th) BevMo! held the grand opening of its 160th store in Lafayette, California. The shop is located on the northeast corner of Mt. Diablo Boulevard and Lafayette Circle in the west Mt. Diablo shopping district (see map below). Thank you, BevMo!, for my special invitation to the opening.* If you’ve shopped the […]

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Hello Vino Wine Pairing App

The Hello Vino wine pairing app, available for iPhone or Android, is a great app that I find handy for use at home or when shopping for wine or food. The app looks at pairing from several different directions, as shown on the home page (photo right). One of the challenges to precise wine/food pairing […]

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