Category Archives: Domaine Fond Croze

Organic farming isn’t just hype

Many of us have been feeling guilty for choosing conventionally-grown produce over organic produce in the grocery store because it costs so much less.  So you might have been surprised (and a little relieved) to hear that maybe we’re not … Continue reading

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Who You Callin Quirky?

Tom and I share a love of cookbooks.  At times we’ve eerily discovered we, or our husbands, coincidentally own some of the very same quirky and out of print tomes.  One example is Mary Ann’s Gilligan’s Island Cookbook, with a … Continue reading

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Buying wine online — a big risk?

As online-only wine merchants, we’ve had to face the fact that some people won’t buy wine online.  Even from us, and everyone knows we have the most awesomely, fantastically stupendous online wine shop that ever existed! 😉   Seriously, though, we … Continue reading

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Détente for red wines, or a cooling-off period

We’ve had temperatures in the 80s in DC and people are acting all summer-y.  Of course the 90+ degree temperatures (and humidity and mosquitoes) aren’t here yet, but it got us thinking about wine and summer.  Especially red wine and … Continue reading

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Excuse us while we brag

It has been a busy couple of months for wine writing and writing about wine writing.  (Not to mention writing about people who write about wine writing, too).  And lots of meetings and conferences, notices of upcoming meetings and conferences, … Continue reading

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