Wine / Cinque Terre

The older I get the more I enjoy spending time sipping a fine wine.  It does not have to be expensive – some of my favorites are less than $20 per bottle.  My tastes have certainly changed – no more sweet wines {sorry Boone’s Farm) and I tend to avoid box wines (they just feel “wrong”, right?).  I do enjoy a nice bottle of wine and an occasional glass of bubbly – Prosecco has been my go-to!  What I find difficult is branching out and trying different varieties and vineyards.  Now, the Good Doctor and I have no problem doing this when we are traveling – think sitting on the deck at the San Clemente Palace in Venice with a glass of Italian wine or Prosecco.  However, once home we tend to go back to the old tried and true vintages.

The San Clemente Resort in Venice, Italy

Luckily, we do have friends and relatives who are always on the cutting edge of new and interesting wines – Thank you’s go out to Bob / Marilyn – they belong to every wine club imaginable, Lisa and Will – live in Santa Barbara county, nothing more needs to be said and Jason and Clare – always with an unknown Spanish wine!

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The Mudbrick Vineyard in New Zealand

Happy Sipping!

xoxo, Rosanna
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