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The Pregnant Palate: Drinking Hugel Riesling

I’ve got a little over 8 weeks left before the little peanut arrives, which is very exciting as pregnancy can be one of those things that makes time stand very still. My palate has done little tasting, but perhaps that’s not a bad thing as few wines I’ve tasted seem … More

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The Pregnant Palate: Birthday Dinner

When you’re pregnant on your birthday, you have to focus on a dinner with super delicious food rather than super delicious wine. I suppose you could do super delicious wine, but for me there would be lots of jealousy involved so I request focusing on food. That said, my birthday … More

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The Pregnant Palate Drinks Chile

Last Wednesday night I participated in an online tasting hosted by Wines of Chile. The virtual tasting featured 8 wines, all red blends, and over a time period of two hours, with the help of streaming video and Master Sommelier, Fred Dexheimer, approximately 50 wine bloggers tasted these wines while … More

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The Pregnant Palate: Tasting with a belly

Being 16 weeks pregnant, I thought I'd try to incorporate this hindrance – and benefit – into my blog. The obvious hindrance would be my inability to drink. The benefit? My enhanced senses for tasting. It's not easy carrying around a belly in the wine business, but it does give … More

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