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Articles tagged with 'wine'

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A chat with Chris Berg of Roots Wine

Published Aug. 20, 2015

Chris Berg was born in Racine and now makes wine in Oregon; we caught up to chat with him in anticipation of the Roots Wine Dinner at c.1880 on Aug. 27.

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Ray's Wine & Spirits announces leadership changes

Published Aug. 11, 2015

Ray's Wine & Spirits, the popular family owned and operated purveyor of wine, spirits and beer at 8930 W. North Ave. in Wauwatosa has announced changes to its leadership team.

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Ray's Growler Gallery expands to include wine, patio

Published July 22, 2015

It's been just over a year since Ray's Wine & Spirits, 8930 W. North Ave., opened its Growler Gallery, an extension of the former Tasting Room and Educational Center. And now there's even more to enjoy.

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35 Italian wines? Yes, please

Published July 7, 2015

I'm a fan of wine tastings, where I can really dig in and discover new favorite wines without risking a $20 or more mistake. And it's even better if I can talk to an expert who can give me tips about what to spend my money on. So, you can imagine my thoughts about a wine event that allows sampling of 35 of Italy's most exquisite wines, covering regions from Piedmont to Puglia.

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Updated: Ian's Pizza wants to sell wine

Published June 23, 2015

Ian's Pizza By the Slice, 2035 E. North Ave., has applied for a Class C Wine Retailer's License. The Madison-based Ian's opened its first Milwaukee location at the end of 2009 and opened a second eatery at 146 E. Juneau Ave. in 2012.

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Dear Santa: Wine, please

Published Dec. 16, 2014

This year, while composing a brief holiday wish list, I included a couple wines, thinking I'd enjoy the experience of a rare bottle of barbaresco or barolo much more than, say, an eight-pack of tube socks from Kohl's. But it got me wondering what some local wine experts might be including in their letters to Santa this holiday season. So, I asked. And here's what they said...

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Selecting the right wines can elevate your Thanksgiving feast

Published Nov. 20, 2014

Thanksgiving is on the horizon and you're hosting (or attending) a family dinner. What to do about wine? How to find something that pairs well with both turkey and cranberries? How to find a wine that appeals to you, your parents and Aunt Millie? It can be challenging, but experts say a few simple rules can help guide the way...

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A chat with Tendril Wine Cellars' Tony Rynders

Published July 23, 2014

Wisconsin may not have a climate made for producing the best wine grapes, but its fertile soil has produced a plethora of top notch winemakers. One such winemaker is Milwaukee native Tony Rynders.

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First look: Hubbard Park Beer Garden

Published June 24, 2014

The Hubbard Park Beer Garden opened this afternoon at 3 p.m. for the first time and celebrated with what has become beer garden protocol - free beer.

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Pleasant Kafe aims to open this summer

Published June 15, 2014

Pleasant Kafe, a coffee shop and wine bar, will open later this summer in the former Dentice Bros. Italian Sausage shop, 1600 N. Jackson St.