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Zenato “Alanera” Rosso Veronese (2016)

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A trio of Barn Swallows adorns the bottle of this week’s featured wine, the 2016 Alanera Rosso Veronese from the Italian label Zenato. Zenato “Alanera” Rosso Veronese (2016). The post Zenato “Alanera” Rosso Veronese (2016) appeared first on 10,000 Birds. 1246-1260). Good birding and happy drinking!

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Quinta do Vale da Perdiz Cistus Reserva Douro (2016)

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In fact, with temperatures here dropping to near freezing again overnight, I wish I had another bottle of the rich, warming 2016 Quinta do Vale da Perdiz Cistus Reserva Douro to uncork this evening. Quinta do Vale da Perdiz Cistus Reserva Douro (2016). Good birding and happy drinking! Three out of five feathers (Good).

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Tenet Wines: The Pundit Syrah (2016)

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The Pundit is a 2016 Syrah from Tenet Wines , a collaborative brand between Ste. Tenet Wines: The Pundit Syrah (2016). The post Tenet Wines: The Pundit Syrah (2016) appeared first on 10,000 Birds. And, for whatever reason, there’s even a pundit on our featured bottle of wine this week – at least in name. Maybe buy two.

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Love “Roller”coaster: Castellare di Castellini Chianti Classico (2016)

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But, in the end, we did find one with a hint of romance: a 2016 Chianti Classico from Castellare di Castellini. Still, at first blush, the colorful male European Roller (Coracias garrulus) that adorns the label of the estate’s 2016 Chianti Classico may not scream “I love you!”. Castellare di Castellini Chianti Classico (2016).

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A.A. Badenhorst Family Wines ? The Curator White Blend (2016)

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The grapes used in the Curator come from mostly old-vine plantings dating to the 1950s and ‘60s, with the 2016 edition comprising a blend of three parts Chenin Blanc and one part each of Chardonnay and Viognier. Badenhorst – The Curator White Blend (2016). Woman with Cockatoo (1869) by Thomas Frank Heaphy (1813-1873).

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Raeburn Winery: Russian River Valley Chardonnay (2016)

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It’s also the perfect time of year for a good spring cleaning to find all those drink-sooner-than-later bottles still kicking around the cellar – which is how we unearthed this week’s wine, a 2016 Chardonnay from the Raeburn Winery in California’s Russian River region. Raeburn Winery: Russian River Valley Chardonnay (2016).

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Wrangler Honored as 2016 Guide Dog of the Year

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Wrangler was honored as 2016 Guide Dog of the Year! The post Wrangler Honored as 2016 Guide Dog of the Year appeared first on 4 The Love of Animals. The annual award is given by Canine Company to celebrate the important work of guide dogs and raise awareness of Guiding Eyes for the Blind Wrangler, a 19-month-old yellow Lab.

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