Wine

Tasting Champagne

Hi loves! Sundays are for brunch…which means today’s tasting is all about champagne. There’s nothing better than a mimosa after church paired with brunch. Can I get an amen? Variety: Chardonany, Chenin Blanc, French Colombard, Pinot Noir Region: Korbel, Sonoma County, California Country: United States Year: Not Specified on Bottle Price: $13 Vineyard Review: “The art of blending is the key to the high quality and…

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Tasting White Zinfandel

Hi loves! Now that Oklahoma grocery stores can finally sell wine, I decided to try some wine from Trader Joe’s this weekend. They have super yummy food, so why not try out the wine? So I grabbed a couple of bottles to test out, but this post is all about the Charles Shaw Blend of White Zinfandel from California. Variety: Zinfandel…

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Tasting Moscato

Hi loves! This week I tried Moscato from a different region and vineyard. This Moscato is from California and Sutter Home Family Vineyards. I’ve never had a Moscato that I didn’t like, and this case was not any different. Variety: Muscat Region: California Country: United States Year: 2016 Price: $8 Vineyard Review: “This sweet and juicy wine delights with strawberry, ripe honeydew, and melon flavors.…

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Tasting Pinot Grigio

Hi loves! This weeks wine tasting was a Pinot Grigio from Chloe Vineyards. I’ve heard a lot of good things about Chloe and the bottle was super cute, so I decided to give it a try. Variety: Pinot Grigio Region: Valdadige D.O.C. Country: Italy Year: 2016 Price: $17 Vineyard Review: “Hailing from the cool Northern Italian Valdadige D.O.C., Chloe Pinot Grigio is a classic…

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Tasting Pinot Grigio

Hi loves! October in Oklahoma means that we can finally buy wine in our grocery stores, what a happy time for Oklahomans. We’re finally out of the dark ages! Anyways, this week I decided to try my first boxed wine and decided on Pinot Grigio. It makes me feel like I’m drinking an adult Capri Sun, which I absolutely love.…

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Tasting Vinho Verde

Hi loves! This week, I decided to try Vinho Verde. Portugal is famous for their incredible Vinho Verde, and I was lucky enough to get to try a few when I went to Portugal this year. This was before I started taking this wine course, so I had no idea how to describe what I was drinking or bother to…

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Tasting Castello Del Poggio Moscato

Hi loves! This week’s wine I’m telling you all about has become my all-time favorite wine in the whole wide world. If you love sweet white wines as much as I do, you will love this one. The wine is Castello del Poggio Moscato. It is so yummy and I can’t wait to tell y’all all about it! Variety: Muscat Region:…

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Tasting Angel Food

Hi loves! This week and the very first week of my wine journey, I am trying a white wine called Angel Food. Here are some fast facts on the wine: Variety: Chardonnay, Viognier and others. Region: California Country: United States of America Year: 2015 Price: $14 Review From Vineyard: “Our Angel Food is a luscious, aromatic white blend made from…

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My Journey To Becoming A Wine Connoisseur

Hi loves! It’s finally the end of August which means summer is officially over and it’s time for school to start again. This semester is a little bittersweet because it is the start of my senior year! One exciting part of this semester is that I get the chance to take Geography of Wine, which is going to allow me to learn…

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Boozing and Cruising

Hi loves! At the beginning of June, I went on my first trip out of the country since coming home from my incredible three and a half months of living in Spain. This time – it’s vacay! What is summer without a beachy vacation? This trip consisted of a 7-day cruise on Carnival’s beautiful ship, the Freedom. We left from…

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