Using a proper wine decanter to help a red wine breathe is an easy way to significantly improve its taste and aroma. Our Pick Of The Week is a quality, lead-free decanter that is simple to use and … [Read More...] about Le Chateau Wine Decanter – Fine Living Shop Pick Of The Week
Welcome to Wine Adventure Journal, a place to share tales of Adventures In The World Of Wine And Adjacent Amusements - wine, food, drinks, restaurants, hotels and travel. Our Base Camp is in Northern California Wine Country, but our focus is worldwide. Search our new (and growing!) directory of recommended Wine Adventure Destinations and browse the Wine Blog.
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Featured Wine Destination
Our March 2019 Featured Wine Destination is Babushka Nouveau Russe (Restaurant) in downtown Walnut Creek, CA. We recently enjoyed a restaurant adventure in this neat spot that serves Russian, French and Eastern European food and wine. Wine Adventurers will appreciate the opportunity to sample Eastern European wines that seldom make it to most restaurants. Stop in for […]
Wine Of The Week
Our Wine Of The Week is 2011 Santa Sofia Amarone della Valpolicella DOCG Classico, a dry red wine from the Veneto wine producing region in northeast Italy. That’s a long name for a bottle of wine, so let’s break it down. Santa Sofia cellars are located in the village of Villa Santa Sofia, the primary villa […]