Wine and Cheese

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Home Made Spaghetti Sauce- my first time

It has been an amazing tomato harvest for us this year. I’m very happy. I am also learning how to preserve tomatoes now. Sauce, salsa and diced tomatoes are what I’m after. I haven’t canned before though, well aside from the salsa. I’d never made my own spaghetti sauce and so I took to the

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Review: Dark Horse Sauvignon Blanc 2014 and Lobster

Wine: Dark Horse 2014 Sauvignon Blanc    $ [Description from the Wine Makers Website] The most refreshing wine from Dark Horse, our Sauvignon Blanc offers bright aromas of grapefruit and gooseberry lined with fresh green notes. Layers of citrus and melon flavors create a crisp taste with medium viscosity and a long, refreshing finish. Cheese: None.

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Review: 2012 Oveja Negra Carbenet Franc Carmenere and Gruyere Cheese

Wine: 2012  Oveja Negra Carbenet Franc Carmenere                    $8.99 [From Winemakers Web Page] Wine Makers Notes: Deep fruit characters dominate, with red cherries and soft touches of raspberries against a black fruit background complemented with some tabacco and cassis notes. Firm yet smooth on the palate, this wine displays a juicy, refreshing mouthfeel that reveal elegant

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Bonterra Merlot 2012 and Merlot Bellavitano cheese

Wine: Bonterra Merlot 2012- Organic                      $14.99 [from back of bottle] Our merlot is barrel aged to accentuate the distinctive cherry-berry flavors and subtle aromas of cranberry and chocolate. Cheese: Merlot Bellavitano                                              $5.25 [from their website] By wedding this rich, creamy cheese to the berry and plum notes of Merlot, we’ve created a marriage

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Wine: Ambiance Pinot Grigio 2013                                     $9.99 [Sourced from Wine Express] Fruit for the Belle Ambiance Pinot Grigio was harvested in the cool hours of the night, delivered to the winery and then immediately pressed into fermenters. A slow, low-temperature fermentation on very low grape solids and aging that took place entirely in stainless steel