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About Wine Everyday

Eileen Gross is a 1983 Graduate of Fordham University and retired Financial Professional. She is wine lover, traveler, and collector who shares her wine experiences with private wine tastings and on her blog “Wine Everyday." She is a member of the Society of Wine Educators, The Wine Century Club and a contributor the former

Budget Friendly Wines for a Budget Friendly #SundaySupper

The mission is to bring back ‘Sunday Supper Around the Family Table‘ in every home.  The creation of Isabel from Family Foodie, it has turned into a national movement with celebrity chefs also tweeting along. We encourage families to join … Continue reading

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Is Leftover Wine a Myth or Reality?

12 Most No-Nonsense Uses for Leftover Wine I know… the first comments to this post will be ‘Leftover wine? We don’t have that problem.” I’m ready for the snarky comments, but sometimes our wine club events feature a lot of … Continue reading

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Finger Lakes Wine Alliance presents ~ Virtual Tasting Series ~ An Evening of Red

On March 21, 2012 it was all about the red wines from the Finger Lakes region of  New York. Eight wineries and eight media representatives joined together for this unique one hour internet video meeting. There was nothing ‘virtual’ about … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Farm Winery ~ producing classic Bordeaux style wines in Maryland

Maryland is well known for three things: US Naval Academy, The Chesapeake Bay and Crabs. If you mention wine, many folks would say ‘Maryland can’t grow grapes’. Well, I’m here to tell you they can. California, Oregon and Washington produce … Continue reading

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Cooking with wine? Here are ’12 Most Wine-tastic Meals’ for you to try. Bon Appétit!

Wine and food are practically inseparable in my life. Cooking with wine is essential if you want to make any of these traditional dishes, omitting the wine will produce a shallow image of the original dish. Some folks believe you … Continue reading

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Battle of the Boxes ~ Round 3 ~ R. Müller 2010 Riesling Germany

Round three of “Battle of the Boxes”.  Will our third time in the ring with Box Wine be the ‘Charmer’? Let’s see…. First Sip Aromas of pear; with a soft creamy texture. The sweetness level of this wine is slight, … Continue reading

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Rutherford Dust Society ~ preserving the heritage and vineyards of Rutherford, in the Napa Valley

Expanding the definition of what makes a great wine, watch and listen to the growers and vintners of Rutherford explain how commitment, tradition and community play a role in making world class wines in Napa Valley. Rutherford Dust ~ Every … Continue reading

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Battle of the Boxes ~ Round 2~ Silver Birch Sauvignon Blanc New Zealand

Second round of “Battle of the Boxes”. Will we allow ourselves to get won over by a great wine from a box? Let’s see…. First Sip Pink grapefruit and citrus on the nose for a fresh reminder of Springtime! First … Continue reading

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Don & Sons~The Crusher 2011 Rose of Pinot Noir

The concept of ‘The Crusher’ wines from Don & Sons is grounded in the philosophy that the journey from the vineyard-to the crusher-to your table will capture the freshness of the region to bring you exceptional wines. Their 2011 vintage … Continue reading

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2011 Angel Food ~ Another Unique Wine from Cupcake Vineyards

Introducing winemaker Adam Richardson’s “Angel Food” white blended wine; made with Chardonnay and other white varietals, including Viognier. With aromatic notes of pear and vanilla; and creamy flavors of cake batter (complete with the taste of the stainless steel cake … Continue reading

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