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Helpful tips for purchasing your holiday sparkling wines

The holiday season is in full swing now and many Valley residents are planning their holiday parties and New Year’s Eve celebrations.


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Buying guide for holiday wines

The holidays are a wonderful time, with families and friends gathering for evenings of fun and food. In most households, these gatherings include some adult beverages, especially wine when it comes time to sit down to the holiday dinner table.


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Father/son team open brewery in Warren

The father-son team behind Trumbull County’s first brewery since Prohibition bring a perfect combination of smarts and skills.


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Old World Wine Gems

Santa Margherita is one of the most recognizable


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Plenty of passion behind craft beer offering

A trip to Portland, Ore., inspired Celina Wolfe and Travis Romine to do something different here in the Mahoning Valley.


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Pa. brewing company serves up gourmet beers, burgers

What goes well with a great burger? A great, cold beer you say. Well, at Crooked Tongue Brewing you get the best of both worlds.


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Treasure Hunter wine is a treasure in every bottle

Treasure Hunter wines has developed one of the largest cult followings of any label in the United States.


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Summer cocktails from around the world

I’ve been writing the Drinks column now for almost five years, and I’ve really enjoyed sharing my wine selections and adventures with everyone in the Mahoning Valley. I’m equally excited for the opportunity to begin exploring spirits and cocktails with my readers.


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Ohio wine month kicks off with festivities in Columbus

The Ohio Grape Industries Committee (OGIC) kicked off its Ohio Wine Month celebration at an evening event at the Ohio Statehouse.


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GREAT VINO VALUES - Fine quality wine in the valley

Value is a term that is tossed around freely in the wine world these days, maybe a little too


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Wine of incredible quality in a breathtaking setting

There are so many amazing wines to taste and high-quality experiences to enjoy when visiting Napa these days.


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Cavalier Distributing: Delivering Fine Craft Beer to the Mahoning Valley

Cavalier Distributing has been offering great craft beer to the Valley from the finest breweries across the U.S. — and throughout the worldsince 1992. The company offers craft beers from some of the finest breweries across the U.S. — and throughout the world.

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Old World Traditions Offer Something New For Valley Wine Lovers at Cava Tapas and Wine Bar

Our Valley is blessed with many excellent, locally owned places to enjoy wine and food. In fact, as I travel the country, I’m often struck by just how well we have it compared to other metropolitan areas our size.


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Tis the season to sparkle

The holiday season is in full swing now and many Valley residents are planning their holiday parties and New Year’s Eve celebrations. For many, this means the annual purchase of Champagne and Sparkling Wine from around the world.


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Trial by fire

The terrible images of the wine country wildfires have reached all corners of the globe. I have received dozens of calls, texts and emails from Valley residents with questions about specific wineries or subregions of Napa, Sonoma or Mendocino counties. People feel a strong connection to the wineries they visit and wines they enjoy when returning home.


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Jimmy's Italian Specialties brings Old World wine and food to the Valley

The pairing of wine and food is one of the world’s oldest traditions, and no country embraces the tradition more than Italy.


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Paradise for wine lovers

If you’re planning a trip to California wine country for harvest this year or just knocking the trip off of your “bucket list” make sure you budget some time to explore Sonoma County.


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Australia’s most well-known and historic region The Barossa Valley

This is the third in a series of five articles chronicling my trip to Australia and New Zealand wine country. Today’s article focuses on Australia’s most well-known and historic region: The Barossa Valley.


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New Zealand’s home to sauvignon blanc Majestic Marlborough

This feature is part of the continuing series on my travels to the wine regions of New Zealand and Australia.


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JLH Wines increases its wine portfolio Labor of love

There are a lot of restaurants, wine shops and independent grocery stores who want to differentiate themselves in their customers’ minds,” he says. “So they look to offer some things that are a little bit different.


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