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Daily Archives: May 20, 2024

VSL Epinal Scallop Foot

Captainchaoz has added a photo to the pool: Detail of the finely cut foot. They don’t make em like that any more. 😉 Source : https://www.flickr.com/photos/captainchaoz/53709752571/in/pool-912056@N21

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Val St Lambert Epinal Pattern cut. | Rare vintage cut glass …

Rare vintage cut glass Hock glass with finely cut scallop foot and hollow air bubble stem. The Epinal pattern is quite rare these days and comes from a time gone. Even the modern top Glass works rarely cut to this standard. Take a look at Moser, St Louis and VSL modern wine glasses and you will be shocked at the …

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Words to Live By

RobW_ has added a photo to the pool: In our Tsilivi living room. A gift from my wine friend Robert Barnes. Source : https://www.flickr.com/photos/robwallace/53705084144/in/pool-912056@N21

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Big West Wine Fest: June 1-2, Guerneville, CA

Few things are more idyllic on a hot summer’s day than standing in the shade of giant redwood trees, slurping (ahem—tasting) fantastic wine. You wouldn’t need to know much more about the Big West Wine Fest than that to decide whether or not it’s how you’d like to spend a weekend. But in case you were wondering, the wineries set …

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Green Hollow Stem | Victorian mid 19th century Green Hollow …

Victorian mid 19th century Green Hollow Stem wine glass. Apple green Victorian wine glass. It has a slice cut round funnel bowl with the slice cutting continuing down a two tear hollow conical foot. c1860 Taking lens vintage X Fujinon 55mm f2.2. Done Source : https://www.flickr.com/photos/captainchaoz/53695334692/in/pool-912056@N21

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Wine News: What I’m Reading the Week of 5/19/24

Hello and welcome to my weekly roundup of the wine stories that I find of interest on the web. I post them to my magazine on Flipboard, but for those of you who aren’t Flipboard-inclined, here’s everything I’ve strained out of the wine-related muck for the week. Andrew Jefford: ‘Barcelona declared a drought emergency on 1 February’Water is life. Just Another …

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Napa Valley College Breaks Ground on Ambitious New Wine Spectator Wine Education Center

Shovels went into the ground May 17 as Napa Valley College (NVC) celebrated the groundbreaking for the Wine Spectator Wine Education Center. Funded by a $10 million gift, the largest donation ever made by the Wine Spectator Scholarship Foundation, the center will dramatically expand and update the teaching facilities of NVC and its Viticulture and Winery Technology (VWT) program. “The …

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d_hillphoto has added a photo to the pool: Marqués de Riscal, Eltziego, España Source : https://www.flickr.com/photos/dh_p/53665055043/in/pool-912056@N21

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d_hillphoto has added a photo to the pool: Marqués de Riscal, Eltziego, Euskadi, España Source : https://www.flickr.com/photos/dh_p/53664847526/in/pool-912056@N21

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d_hillphoto has added a photo to the pool: Bodegas Carlos San Pedro Pérez de Viñaspre Laguradia, España Source : https://www.flickr.com/photos/dh_p/53663984292/in/pool-912056@N21

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Intaglio Goblet | Vintage hand made Intaglio Wheel cut wine …

Vintage hand made Intaglio Wheel cut wine goblet standing 8 inches tall. Intricate cutting to foot, stem and bowl. Unsigned but a fine piece of glass, probably from one of the old Stourbridge Glassworks. Taking lens was a vintage Porst Color Reflex 55mm f1.2 PK. Done Source : https://www.flickr.com/photos/captainchaoz/53659713207/in/pool-912056@N21

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Grupo Coviñas – Reinventing cooperativism, pioneering holistic sustainability

Founded in 1965, Grupo Coviñas brought together ten cooperatives from what is now DO Utiel-Requena under the umbrella of a single entity. Having started as a response to the need for shared resources and infrastructures, the project soon evolved to become one of Spain’s – and Europe’s – most respected cooperative wineries. A pioneering, encompassing approach This respect and recognition …

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Paysage Saint-Émilionnais

Geoffrey R. Photography has added a photo to the pool: in Gironde – Nouvelle-Aquitaine – France Source : https://www.flickr.com/photos/geoffreyrobinet/53731499882/in/pool-17918700@N00

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Vineyard Road

thomas.armstrong has added a photo to the pool: 1809 TA IMG_0802.jpg Source : https://www.flickr.com/photos/thomasarmstrong/53718474273/in/pool-52609756@N00

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