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Stems and Legs Heads to Sonoma/Napa

Stems and Legs Heads to Sonoma/Napa

If you have been following my Twitter feed, then you’ll know that I let the cat out of the bag and finally made plans to make a trip to the lovely vineyard areas of Sonoma & Napa, CA. However, most expected me to make this trip in March. Well….. let’s just say, I couldn’t wait … Continue reading

Wine acquisitions: October 23, 2009

Wine acquisitions: October 23, 2009

Sooner or later, my blood will be filled with vino 😉 I’ve spent a few days over the past few weeks tasting wines and ports. It’s been great meeting new people in the wine industry. I even had the pleasure of meeting Stephanie Harvey from the reality tv show, The Winemakers, on PBS. Here is … Continue reading

Wine acquisitions: September 28, 2009

Wine acquisitions: September 28, 2009

Over the past few weeks, I’ve been acquiring a bunch of wine. Here are my latest acquisitions: 2007 The Chocolate Block by Boekenhoutskloof Franschhoek (South Africa) Just by the name, you know this wine has to be good. And good it most certainly is! Hints of dark chocolate and ripe fruit dominate the aromatic profile … Continue reading

Since you don’t know me …..

Since you don’t know me …..

I figured I would introduce myself and tell you the story of how this all came about.  In case you didn’t read the “About” section, my name is Alex Eagleton.  In 2002, my ex-girlfriend sent me a referral link to a website called Club Vibes with a simple message: This looks like something you would … Continue reading