Daily Archives: April 15, 2018

2017 Oregon Wine Symposium | Bringing Your Brand to Life in the Tasting Room

2017 Oregon Wine Symposium | Bringing Your Brand to Life in the Tasting Room

Does your tasting room experience reflect your brand? Join this panel for an interactive exploration of how three Oregon wineries aligned their tasting room environments to match their unique brand identities. Learn strategies for uncovering and living your brand at your tasting room. Panelists will address issues related to hiring staff, attracting visitors and embodying brand culture. The session will …

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GISHWHES Wine Pouring - Item #28

GISHWHES Wine Pouring - Item #28

Submit your video in slow motion.You are throwing an elegant party. Show us your sophistication by decanting red wine directly into your guests’ mouths. Properly aerate the wine by pouring it from at least 2 stories above the guests. The guests, of course, must be wearing white. source

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DRAGON BALL SUPER DRINKING CHALLENGE! | MasakoX

DRAGON BALL SUPER DRINKING CHALLENGE! | MasakoX

DISCLAIMER - Please drink responsibly and adhere to local statutes. Keep hydrated and well fed! With Dragon Ball Super finished for now, let us reflect with a drink or two. Join myself and my friend Hosagi as we drink through ALL 12 Gods of Destruction. From wine to gin to some even more outlandish beverages. Do we win? Join us …

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TESTING POPULAR K-BEAUTY ON iHERB ... Are They Any Good?

TESTING POPULAR K-BEAUTY ON iHERB ... Are They Any Good?

So I picked up a bunch of Korean Beauty products from iHerb to see how the prices were, what the selection was like, and to review new products! If you decide to purchase anything from iHerb, please use my link ( ) or promo code MLK760 For new customers, you can get $5 off a $40 order with the code …

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Quinta de Nápoles, Dirk Niepoort (Douro)

Quinta de Nápoles, Dirk Niepoort (Douro)

Stainless-steel vats with easy access Quinta de Nápoles is a 30-hectare domaine with a very modern facility, that's where the Douro wines are vinified from what I understand. There is a flashy reception room that looks like a former chapel, and beneath, the chais and vinification, élevage rooms are very wide and high ceiling with easy access by gravity (you …

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Joseph Baum, Restaurant Impresario | The New School

Joseph Baum, Restaurant Impresario | The New School

CULINARY LUMINARIES: Joseph Baum, Restaurant Impresario THE NEW SCHOOL | Mention the name of Joe Baum (1920-1998), and the restaurants that come to mind—Windows On The World, the Four Seasons, la Fonda Del Sol—tell you he was a man of big dreams. It took a huge personality and force of will to execute some of the most extravagant restaurant projects …

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How To Open A Wine Bottle With No Corkscrew [ Crew Cuts ]

How To Open A Wine Bottle With No Corkscrew [ Crew Cuts ]

The 'Crew Cuts' Playlist - a place where they share the little snippets, odd clips and funny pieces that for various reasons didn't make it into a full episode of The Crew. However they're still quirky enough to make you smile so we like to share them with you while you wait for next episode coming out on Sunday. If …

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Wine Bottle Bags

Wine Bottle Bags

Techniques include; basic bag construction and some fun suggestions for piecing, surface design and embellishment. The Canadian Quilter's Association has put out the call to Canadian Quilters for banquet attendee gifts for CQA Niagara 2014. This year's project is wine bottle bags. -you can make a few to send in to CQA. -or whip some together to have on hand …

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Wine Blog » Blog Archive » Northern California’s Purple Mountain Majesty After the Fires ~ It’s Epic

Wine Blog » Blog Archive » Northern California’s Purple Mountain Majesty After the Fires ~ It’s Epic

This past October was horrific for wine country. Everyone experienced loss and/or trauma in varying degrees. The uncertainly of evacuations, and then returning to whatever future lay ahead… Let’s just say, it’s something non of us prefer to through again. PTSD pops up at unexpected moments, even if it’s just the wind picking up. We’re left to wonder, where’s the …

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