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  • How to host a blind wine tasting party

    Hosting a Blind Wine Tasting Party Hosting Blind wine-tasting is very easy, fun, and educational. Here are some steps for a successful party. Pick your wine varietal, i.e., Merlot, Cabernet, Sauv Blanc, etc. Each of your guests will bring the same varietal of wine to the party. Pick a date and time. Then, send out invites or text messages. Set a budget for the price per bottle, and I suggest a $15- $40 range. Will you be serving food? Keep it simple for snacks before tastings the wines.  Food can have a pick impact on how the wine will taste. Simple cheeses and crackers are excellent. But, as I said,…

  • Wine tasting with my dog Lou

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