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Loire Valley Wine Event, Georges Verdier and JustJess

Muscadet, a French white wine from the Loire Valley near Nantes, is produced more than any other Loire Valley wine and comes with an interesting history, as I learned from Georges Verdier of Chateau de Oiseliniere. I met with Georges Verdier at the Loire Valley…

Loire Valley and Rose with JustJess at the W Chicago Lakeshore Hotel

Looking for the perfect setting to have that glass of French wine in Chicago? The W LakeShore Chicago Hotel is the spot. The W hotel has one of the best…

Chateauneuf du Pape, Chateau La Nerthe and Wine Channel TV at the Four Seasons in Chicago

Chateauneuf du Pape is known not only for its remarkable history ( meaning new Castle of the Pope and referring to the 14th century when the Pope resided…

Felton Road Biodynamic Wine, New Zealand Wine Day and Wine TV

New Zealand and Sauvignon Blanc have always gone hand in hand. However, many Kiwi wineries are turning that notion on it's head with their award winning wines that you should be on the look out for..! Felton Road is one of those wineries that's making a push…

Pegasus Bay Pinot Noir, New Zealand Wine Day and Wine TV

New Zealand wine is less than a month away and we are gearing up across the country! Bloggers in NYC and San Francisco will be participating in the live event that will be broadcast from the Kenmore Live Studio in Chicago. WCTV will be joined by Alastair Maling…

Escarpment Kupe Pinot Noir, New Zealand Wine Day and JustJess from Wine TV

New Zealand Wine Day is less than a month away, February 5th, so mark your calendars and get some Kiwi wine ready to drink and celebrate with! I popped a bottle of Escarpment Kupe Pinot Noir in preparation for the big day, and this wine is a winner. I met…

Enology Wine Bar, Intercontinental Hotel and Wine TV in Chicago

After a long day of holiday shopping, wine was definitely on my mind. I'd heard some great things about the Enology Wine Bar at the Intercontinental Hotel in Chicago and decided to give it a swirl. The hype was right about this wine bar, as soon as I walked…

Riondo Prosecco , Vino 2011 and Wine TV with JustJess

Last year at Vino 2010, the largest Italian Wine Event in the U.S., Prosecco seemed to be the buzz word. This year, Vino 2011 will be held again at the Waldorf-Astoria in NYC and I'm eager to see if Prosecco will still be causing all the buzz. One Prosecco…

Beaujolais Nouveau and Wine Channel TV with JustJess in Chicago at the Dana Hotel and Spa

"Le Beaujolais Est Arrivé!" This is the sign that used to be seen all across Beaujolais dating back to the 19th century announcing another successful harvest of Beaujolais Nouveau. The Beaujolais Nouveau celebration happens on the third Thursday of November…

Trinchero Family Estates and Wine Channel TV video at Chicago Gourmet

Trinchero Family Estates and Wine Channel TV met up at Chicago Gourmet to talk all things wine and see what makes this 60+ year company so special. Brad Keyes shared with me one of their featured wines, the 2007 Trinchero Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon. This…