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    Beer Magic

    The hot tropical sun is beating down your forehead, the palm trees are rustling in the breeze but even that is warm. The only true respite from the heat comes in the form of…

    April 26, 2017
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    Bang for your Buck Red

    Viña Tondonia Gran Reserva 1981

    “When the great Rioja’s wines age, they become very close to exceptional burgundies” It was Maria Jose Lopez de Heredia, owner and great granddaughter of the awarded Viña Tondonia winery, who said this while…

    March 8, 2017
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    Lip Service

    Choosing the Right Stemware

    True wine snobs will really only use these very special glasses created for each individual grape variety, however, over here at Wine Lips, we love our glassware and love the idea of have a…

    February 9, 2017
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    Superb Tuscans: Ornellaia

    It couldn’t have been a more perfect setting for such a romantic occasion. The warm Italian sun never burned but kissed your skin and bathed the idyllic rolling hills of the Tuscan countryside in…

    February 8, 2017
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    Haut Brion 1983

    Let’s talk about Complexity over Body I’d like to talk about this… I can’t avoid it as it’s always a question when buying wines. I had been working in the wine industry for 7…

    February 1, 2017
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    Lip Service

    Meet Besay

    Oh because we thought our little girly wine blog could use some testosterone, I’d like to introduce to you one of my favorite people in the wine industry – Besay Gonzalez. This Spaniard knows…

    February 1, 2017
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    Stronger Stuff

    Hennesy XO – Extraordinary

    A little breathless from a rich and indulgent dinner, with your cheeks slightly flushed from copious amounts of wine, there is that ubiquitous pause as an enjoyable meal winds down, your lips still smacking…

    December 7, 2016