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Bricks and tomatoes — just a part of the history of Prohibition

If you watched the Ken Burns “Prohibition” series on PBS, you probably noticed that most of the bootleg alcohol people drank in the U.S. during those years was hard liquor rather than wine. As a confirmed wino, I felt a … Continue reading

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Wine and Cheese Redux

Maybe it’s because we’re just a tad touchy about the elitist brie and chardonnay liberal thing, but sometimes the thought of having people over for a wine and cheese party just seems so … Alan Alda.  Or Volvo driving. Not to mention … Continue reading

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