• I’ve got my WSET Level 1!

    In the wine world, it’s a very insignificant achievement.  Level 1 WSET was the first official wine course I took.  I’d previously joined a four evening course at the LCBO here in Toronto back in early January, 2017, but there’s something different about taking an internationally recognized course and getting your certificate and pin. According […]

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  • Vin de Constance. The Gem in South Africa’s Crown?

    My insatiable quest for wine knowledge led me to a British television series called “the Wine Show” featuring Matthew Rhys and Matthew Goode on their quest to learn more about wine with wine experts Joe Fatorini and Amelia Singer. If you’ve not seen it, it’s worth a good hard look.  On the first episode, Joe travels […]

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  • There’s just something about wine…

    I’ve always enjoyed a glass of wine.  It has always represented relaxation and pleasure to me.  It does for a lot of people.  Wine has the ability to punctuate a memorable moment; the breadth of a vista, the ambiance of a warm summer evening.  This was never as evident for me as an experience I […]

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    Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetuer adipiscing elit. Aenean commodo ligula eget dolor. Aenean massa. Cum sociis natoque penatibus et magnis dis parturient montes, nascetur ridiculus mus. Donec quam felis, ultricies nec, pellentesque eu, pretium quis, sem. Nulla consequat massa quis enim. Donec pede justo, fringilla vel, aliquet nec, vulputate eget, arcu. In enim justo, […]

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    Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetuer adipiscing elit. Aenean commodo ligula eget dolor. Aenean massa. Cum sociis natoque penatibus et magnis dis parturient montes, nascetur ridiculus mus. Donec quam felis, ultricies nec, pellentesque eu, pretium quis, sem. Nulla consequat massa quis enim. Donec pede justo, fringilla vel, aliquet nec, vulputate eget, arcu. In enim justo, […]

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    Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetuer adipiscing elit. Aenean commodo ligula eget dolor. Aenean massa. Cum sociis natoque penatibus et magnis dis parturient montes, nascetur ridiculus mus. Donec quam felis, ultricies nec, pellentesque eu, pretium quis, sem. Nulla consequat massa quis enim. Donec pede justo, fringilla vel, aliquet nec, vulputate eget, arcu. In enim justo, […]

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  • A wonderful serenity has taken possession

    A wonderful serenity has taken possession of my entire soul, like these sweet mornings of spring which I enjoy with my whole heart. I am alone, and feel the charm of existence in this spot, which was created for the bliss of souls like mine. I am so happy, my dear friend, so absorbed in […]

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