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Resveratrol, Procyanidins and Sirtuins

Now most of us know that feeding worms enormous amounts of resveratrol (an antioxidant found mostly in red wine), not only extends their lives dramatically, but also increases their activity level, etc. The only problem seems to be that to obtain the same amount of resveratrol for a human, it would take several cases of Read more…

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Pretty and Pink from the Penedes

The Penedes wine region in the Spanish province of Catalonia is that nation’s epicenter of art, literature, philosophy, gastronomy and culture.  More importantly, for wine drinkers, it’s where Spain’s famed cavas are made. Cavas, named for the caves within which they are aged.  I recommend the Marques de Monistrol MPX Brut Rose’ Cava. While this Read more…

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Russian River Valley Chardonnay

Located at the foot of Sonoma County, the Russian River Valley has become the source of some of California’s finest chardonnay. While the chardonnays coming from Monterey County and the Central Coast seem to be tasting more on the tropical side, the Russian River Valley wines tend to exhibit more traditional fall and stone fruit Read more…

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Parducci Organic Winery

Nestled amongst the rolling hills of Mendocino County you’ll find a true family success story, in the form of the Parducci Winery. Located in Ukiah, Parducci has certainly seen its ups and downs.  But it’s certainly riding the crest of a big “up” right now. My friend Tim Thornhill, a partner in the current operation, Read more…

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The Power of Diversity

Only a few wineries consistently produce a wide variety of great wines at great prices year after year.  One to mention is the Peter Lehmann Winery, in Australia’s Barossa Valley. Given my affinity for red blends, it’s no surprise that I’ve been a huge fan of Lehmann’s Clancy’s for many years. A bold, robust mix Read more…

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