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Dini Rao

Tasting samples from the collection

Recently our founder Philip James, Curator Katy Andersen and I decided to play our hands at the unpredictable auction market for a specially chosen Christie’s sale. The cellar of the famed Wild Boar restaurant was up on the block. Having… [Read more...]

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I get tons of questions from my friends asking me to look through caterers’ wine menus for their weddings, and the selection can be thin. If possible, try to get your venue to let you bring your own wine. Trust… [Read more...]

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I used to wonder why anyone would ever have the problem of leftover wine. I mean, who doesn’t finish a bottle between a few friends? Well as I grow up, I’ve been working later hours (what, at a startup?), so… [Read more...]

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We live in exciting wine times. As my colleague Rodolphe wrote, wine drinkers have access to higher quality options than ever before. Technology has made wines more consistent and more stable once in the bottle and innovative trials bring us… [Read more...]

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It’s December, and the holidays are upon us. Let’s get straight to your questions on gifting! Heather Nicole Sarkees: We’ve all been in a situation where we forgot to pick up a host/hostess gift or we ran out of time… [Read more...]

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