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Welcome to BottleBlogs by Team Bottlenotes, a forum where we share our thoughts, experiences and opinions on all things fermented, brewed or distilled...but mostly just wine. Anything we write is open to discussion--agree or disagree to your heart's content.
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Alyssa Rapp

Founder & CEO of Bottlenotes. Author of the Bottlenotes Guide to Wine. Loves Sauvignon Blanc, Syrah and Sauternes.
Kim Donaldson

Co-Founder & Managing Director of Bottlenotes, Loves collectible wines and all things wine-related in New York.

Andy Anderson

COO of Bottlenotes. Loves the SF Giants almost as much as California Cabernets.

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A Toast to Steve Jobs

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Sep 15, 2011
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