Monthly Archives: April 2011

Ad: Cooper Wine Company 2007 L’Inizio

Another WAwineman classic, originally posted Jan. 31, 2010. One aspect of my appreciation for those who live in the Columbia Valley AVA is their farm-friendly personalities. While these folks would make for poor poker players, they all come across as … Continue reading

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L’Ecole No 41 2008 “Walla Voila” chenin blanc

MILF admirers rejoice! A CA winery, Clos Lachance, is asking a judge to declare that it’s “Mommyjuice” wine does not infringe on another trademarked wine, “Mommy’s Time Out,” marketed by a Connecticut-based distributor. Both wineries use the fanciful name to … Continue reading

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Betz Family Winery 2008 Clos de Betz red wine

A Kansas woman required police assistance to remove her “pet” 8-foot albino python’s jaw that was clamped on her neck. She had been previously ordered to remove the snake from her home because it posed a danger to children. She … Continue reading

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Olsen Estates 2008 Heritage syrah

How can you not love Chicago? First, they gave Charlie Sheen’s “My Violent Torpedo of Truth/Defeat Is Not An Option” roadshow a better overall reception than that murder capital farther east on I-94. Then came this, a local cologne manufacturer … Continue reading

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Chateau Ste. Michelle 2009 Horse Heaven Vineyard sauvignon blanc

Karma is a scorned bitch these days. A 36 year-old Fort Lauderdale man stole a Budweiser cold pack from a convenience store, then destiny got even with the bastard when he wrapped his car around a palm tree, killing him. … Continue reading

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Adams Bench 2008 Red Willow Vineyard cabernet sauvignon

Recapping the news of the week… looks like local wine bloggers have empowered themselves after last weekend’s wine bacchanal, aka Taste Washington. 57 year-old pegleg-Margot was removed from a Massachusetts classroom after impersonating a drunk teacher in class, asking one … Continue reading

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