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The Daily Sip™: Tag - holidays

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Maximizing Your Wine Budget for the Holidays

The holidays bring good cheer, joy, peace, and all of that good stuff, but they can also bring frightening credit card bills. All of those celebratory restaurant meals add up, so here are some...

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A Wine for Everyone on Your List—Part One

Wine is clearly the perfect gift for anyone over 21. Unlike other gifts, it doesn’t have to fit. It doesn’t have to match the décor. It’s not immediately perishable. And...

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Around the World in 80 Sparkling Sips

It’s true that Champagne and sparkling wine make delicious aperitifs. The bubbles put everyone in a party mood and their crisp, refreshing flavors help whet the appetite. But the czars of...

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Sweet as Can Be

There are so many decisions involved with a Christmas dinner-- and it seems there’s little agreement. Mashed potatoes or roasted? Should you prepare a prime rib or baked ham? Do you watch...

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Joyous Tasting

December is Team Bottlenotes' favorite month of the year! Almost every day there's a reason to open, taste, and share a new bottle of wine with friends and family: 8 days of Hanukkah, 25 Days of...

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Wine Tasting with Sherry-Lehmann in the New Year

At Sherry-Lehmann Wine & Spirits in New York City where we have over 6,000 selections of wine, it can seem impossible to choose at times. Thus at Sherry-Lehmann we’re vowing to...

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All I Want for Christmas

By now, we all pretty much know there’s no jolly, fat man in a red suit delivering Christmas presents on Dec. 25th. But still, it’s nice to suspend belief for a moment. Wouldn’t...

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The Family Circus

We love our families and are blessed that everyone can get together for the holidays. But take our family, please, take them, to paraphrase the classic Henny Youngman bit . After too long,...

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Bubbly for the Holidays

Mark Twain once said, "Too much of anything is bad, but too much champagne is just right" - we couldn't agree more, especially during the Holidays! Whether it's a cocktail party, a gift, or...

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Not Wasting Any Time Popping Corks

In an eccentric, decadent, colorful display, the release of Georges Duboeuf’s 2012 Beaujolais Nouveau , was celebrated at the Highline Ballroom in New York City, at exactly midnight. Corks...

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