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River Ridge Brewing Co.

Where would you be if you walked into a brew pub that incorporated as many local ingredients as possible into their beers and named...

Hedges Family Estate Winery: Sarah Goedhart – Winemaker

It was my extreme pleasure to share time with Sarah Goedhart, Head Winemaker for Hedges Family Estate Winery since 2015. Sarah is the daughter...

Galena Whiskey Weekend

Whether you missed or attended the event last year, you’re going to want to buy a ticket to the 2019 Galena Whiskey Weekend. Saturday,...

It’s Holiday Bubbly Time

Sparkling wine is not only for weddings, but also a wonderful drink for party guests. Many folks, in fact, prefer to sip it nightly...

Wine Tasting Travelogue: Germany

Germany is a land long known for wine. Regions such as the Mosel, the Nahe, the Rheingau, the Baden and the Ahr are but...

The French Connection

French wine or American wine – what would you choose? Why? How did the aura that surrounds wine from Bordeaux, Alsace, or Burgundy originate...

From the Road: Colorado

Many folks from our readership vacation in Colorado for one reason or another. So, it was an opportunity not to be missed when Natalee...

Life in the Vineyard

What do you think about when you sit down to enjoy a glass of wine? Do you consider from where it came? Might you...

Double Your Pleasure with these Two Wines

Just last week I received a text from a friend saying that he and his wife were in a wine rut. They were drinking...

Longer Days – Lighter Wines

One of the pleasant things about drinking wine is that you can change with the seasons. When spring finally arrives, you put away the...