I enjoy taking part in twitter chats especially those involving wine. If you’re looking for me after dinner, most nights of the week, that’s where you’ll find me (@winecheesefri). One day, I heard about a chat with the topic of wine travel. This definitely piqued my interest. As luck would have it, this chat was having a contest for a wine prize pack, and I won! The prize included a wine aerator, a wine vacuum, a backpack and a 3-month subscription to VineBox. Have you heard of VineBox? Its a wine club that sends out three wine samples per month to expose you to their wines before purchasing them. What a cool gift! As you may have guessed, this week’s WineAndCheeseFriday entry will be about our first VineBox shipment. Read More…
Categories: Wine and Cheese Pairing
Tags: Tags: cheese, Durham Farmers Market, Elodie Farms, France, goat cheese log, Languedoc, Maria Ferraro Beardsley, NC cheese, provence, red wine, Spain, Tempranillo, tempranillo joven, VineBox, white wine, wine, wine club, wine samples, wineandcheesefriday
In order to celebrate Neil’s Birthday weekend, we headed out to Lake County. We have been here once before almost two years ago,(http://mferraro73.tumblr.com/post/60941545845/trip-to-lake-county-labor-day-weekend-part-1) (http://mferraro73.tumblr.com/post/60941630541/trip-to-lake-county-labor-day-weekend-part-2), and were fortunate to be able to stay in the guest house at a vineyard.
Categories: Wine Tasting
Tags: Tags: birthday celebration, Gregory graham, lake county, Lake county Wine Studio, Laujor Estate, Maria Ferraro Beardsley, Shannon Ridge, weekend in the vineyard, wine, wine club, wine tasting, wineandcheesefriday