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THE WINE SPECTATOR TOP 100 VALUES AND TOP 100 WINES OF 2014

THE WINE SPECTATOR TOP 100 VALUES AND TOP 100 WINES OF 2014 By Alfonso Sanchez The Wine Spectator issue of December 2014-January 2015, lists the Top 100 Best Values of 2104 defined as wines costing $20 or less and rated … Continue reading

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Never Pick Another Bad Wine

Never Pick Another Bad Wine:   Vivino will help That is what says the Vivino web site (vivino.com). Vivino is an application (app for short) that works well on a smart phone. It has versions for the Apple iPhone, for … Continue reading

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Tasting #155 – May 27, 2014 – Wines from Uruguay – Capri Restaurant

Tasting #155 – May 27, 2014 – Wines from Uruguay – Capri Restaurant, McLean VA   1. Participants, Presenters, Birthday of the month. Alfonso Caycedo, Cecilio-Augusto Berndsen, Clara Estrada, Eduardo Velez, Italo Mircow, Jairo Sanchez, Jorge Garcia-Garcia, Marcello Avergug, Mario Aguilar, Omar Rodriguez, Orlando Mason, Ricardo … Continue reading

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A Photographic Record of a Visit to Wineries of Virginia

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A Photographic Record of a Visit to Wineries of Virginia On May 20th. 2014 J.L. Colaiacovo, Marcello Averbug, German Zincke, Alvaro Lopes e Cecilio-Augusto Berndsen visited Breaux and Doukaine wineries on Loundon County. Here some photos taken by Marcello and Cecílio-Augusto. … Continue reading

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Vinos Portugueses – Portuguese Wine

Vinos Portugueses           Material Selecionado e Preparado por Jairo Sanchez (1) References at the end     Marco de Referencia Portugal, con una larga historia vinculada al vino, se ha caracterizado principalmente por la importancia  del … Continue reading

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THE TOP 100 WINES OF 2013 – WINE SPECTATOR – Some Obervations

Top WS 100 – Comment Alfonso Sanchez There are several salient features in the WS Top 100 Wines for 2013: Sixty one  wines on the list are from the new world, of which 27 are from the USA which shows … Continue reading

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Tasting #147 The Best of 2012 — September 30th, 2013 Capri Restaurant

Tasting #147   —  The 100 Best of 2012  according Wine Spectator      —  1:00 pm  September 30th, 2013 Capri Restaurant Contents of this Post 1. Participants,  Presenters and  Birthdays of September 2. Wines 3. Menu 4. Detailed Vines … Continue reading

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