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Drink It! Don't Just Eat It!

What comes to mind when you hear “Marsala”? I’d bet my 401k you thought of something you eat, not drink. Your mouth waters when you hear Marsala because you associate it with some delicious Italian recipe that includes this Sicilian nectar.  When I... -

Odd Pairings

They say love is in the eye of the beholder and who are we to argue. A quick look around any restaurant and you’ll see an astonishing array of weird and marvelous couples proving that other old adage that opposites attract. So if people from such different... -

I'm Not Just Cheap, I'm Also Easy

At the Wine Portfolio studios we drink wine like water. In fact our water cooler is filled with Château Lafite Rothschild. I know what you’re thinking, typical spoiled media-types, but just to assure you the Lafite in our cooler is 1985 vintage or newer so... -

Sommeliers Suck

That was the rather compelling subject line of an email I just received from one of our Twitter Followers who had a less than satisfactory encounter with a Sommelier and it got me thinking. I bet many of the people in the Wine Portfolio community have had... -