Posts tagged wine

Wine, women and corks

   July 29, 2014 6:27 am    0

There isn’t a lot I don’t know about wine. And corks. And that picture at left shows what my daughter and husband did with corks. Here’s some really good news from the email files: Women buy 80 percent of all wine sold in the U.S., and women overwhelming prefer cork stoppers. 30 million bottles of wine…

 

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Food, wine and beer — it’s all right here

   December 13, 2012 1:48 pm    0

It’s here — our comprehensive food, wine and beer pages, and just in time for the holidays. Now you have all the Erie Times-News and GoErie.com food content in one place. Dining in? Check. Dining out? Check. Recipes? And how! Plus we have all the news you can use on beer, wine and cocktails. You’ll also…

 

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Purse o’wine available in Erie

   December 7, 2012 9:47 am    0

I found these cute Volére wine boxes that look like purses  last night at the Wine and Spirits Store in Yorktown Center, 2501 W. 12th St.  Here’s the number: (814) 871 – 4721. This store is open from 9 a.m to 10 p.m. Monday through Saturday and noon to 5 p.m. on Sunday. They are apparently…

 

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Grape expectations — trendy wine purses as a gift idea

   December 5, 2012 7:15 am    0

A cool purse o’wine caught my attention a few months ago — it was a wine box that looked like a purse. Today I found jute, leather and faux leather purses that hold a bottle of wine — a perfect hostess gift — and you can ship them into Pennsylvania without worrying about PLCB laws….

 

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Grape expectations: North East’s Grape Country Marketplace

   November 15, 2012 3:42 pm    2

The Grape Country Marketplace,  17 W. Main Street, sells wine and more starting Nov. 16! Directly across from Gibson Park, it will host an artist reception Friday night along with the grand opening of its wine shop. You can wine and dine at the adjoining Rizzo’s on the Park restaurant too. With 32 varieties of wine, Welch’s products,…

 

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Home shipment of wine law fails again in Pa.

   November 1, 2012 7:33 am    0

While other issues are far more important, our Pennsylvania lawmakers again — it’s been seven years — failed to pass a law that permits direct shipments of wine to our homes.  The Philadelphia Inquirer reports — read it here. Jane Earll introduced a bill that passed the state Senate in May. Curt Sonney sponsored a House bill…

 

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One week to National Cabernet Day

   August 23, 2012 7:14 am    0

I missed National Martini Day this summer, but I have advance notice that August 30 is National Cabernet Day thanks to Wines that Rock, a group that has names like Pink Floyd’s The Dark Side of the Moon Cabernet Sauvignon, The Police’s Synchronicity, Rolling Stones’s Forty Licks Merlot, Greatful Dead Red Wine Blend and Woodstock Chardonnay. It is also on Facebook of course…

 

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Fashion Friday — purse o’ wine update

   August 10, 2012 1:15 pm    0

Last week, I blogged about Italian style wine in a purse.  Here’s a link on where to find it. It is the latest thing in box o’wine. Looks like a purse with its own spigot. This adorable purse holds two bottles of wine. And you know it’s for real — it was on The View. Watch the video here….

 

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Fashion Friday — purses pour wine, $12.99

   August 3, 2012 6:52 am    0

Italian style — wine in a purse. It is the latest thing in box o’wine. Looks like a purse with its own spigot. This adorable purse holds two bottles of wine. And you know it’s for real — it was on The View. Watch the video here. The wine is getting really good reviews, and it’s…

 

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Sweating solutions, side effects for women

   July 18, 2012 7:51 am    0

There’s an old saying that men sweat and women glow. In 90-degree heat, when I play two hours of tennis, I don’t glow. I sweat. We all know sweating is the body cooling itself off. If you are female, you may mist, glow or sweat at certain times of the month — or if you…

 

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