New York City's SOHO neighborhood is one of the most unique shopping
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Kaplan's French Links Tours, based in Paris, specializes in exclusive
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Europe. They work with over 40 multilingual licensed guides in France,
the United Kingdom, Italy, Spain and Germany, as well as premier
chauffeur and transportation companies in each market.www.frenchlinks.com
ParisChicShopping is the only web-based resource that offers customized,
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Events & Company is an American-owned and operated events company
in Paris France, specializing in customized and innovative programs
for corporate meetings and incentives, spouse programs, destination
weddings and other celebrations. Director Rachel Kaplan's boutique
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Wedding Planner is dedicated to wedding and engagement planning
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Kaplan's European Jewish Tours individuals and families can discover
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Daniel Johnnes Considered one of the top sommeliers and most respected
wine personalities in the country, Daniel Johnnes is the Wine Director
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Professional of the Year and named Wine and Spirits Professional of
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Lynn – The Cheese Impresario
writes the "Cheese Matters" monthly column in the Beverly
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Artisanal Cheese & Wine Tasting Adventures to celebrities like
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Jeff Garlin. She produces and stages cheese events at unique venues
around the country and makes appearances on behalf of "all things
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Author & Wine Educator known as “The Wine Diva”
At last, immediately-useful tips to help solve dilemmas when you buy,
store, pair and share wine. Christine doesn’t reel off
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she shares practical wine know-how that wine lovers of every level
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Mountain Goat Cheese
Former college professor Jim Schott started Haystack Mountain Goat
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Is a communication and marketing company dedicated to wines and
spirits from around the world. Based in Montreal and Bordeaux, our
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Zealand Food Wines.com
L & R Imports LLC is a wine importer focused exclusively on
classic boutique New Zealand wines. The portfolio includes an outstanding
collection of wines from the diverse terroir of New Zealand, made
by people who enjoy what they do. These New Zealand jewels complement
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Denver International Wine Festival
The premier International Wine & Food Festival in the Rocky
Mountain region keeps getting better! Our 2008 venue is the University
of Denver's newly constructed, School of Hotel, Restaurant and Tourism
Management (HRTM), part of the Daniels College of Business. The
school offers the ideal venue for enhancing ones knowledge of wine
& food. In addition to tasting wines from around the globe,
attendees may participate in one of our many optional
seminars and guided tastings.
In 2007, our
"Grand Tasting" showcased more than 450 wines from 19
countries and featured 12 of Colorado's top chefs in our "Taste
of Elegance" competition. www.denverwinefest.com
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Photo Journalist and Magazine Publisher, Christopher Davies has
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Wine & Cuisine Radio is an exciting new show that is broadcast
“live”. The show is produced by Wine Country Network,
the publishers of Wine Country International® magazine and the
producers of The Denver International Wine Festival.
Global in perspective, the show’s broadcast hosts interview
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Great wine is meant to be savored with family and friends. This
belief is at the heart of Silver Oak Cellars, where we have crafted
extraordinary Cabernet Sauvignon for over 35 years. Designed to
be deliciously drinkable from the day it is released, Silver Oak
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James Beard Foundation
To celebrate, preserve, and nurture America’s culinary heritage
and diversity in order to elevate the appreciation of our culinary
excellence. Food matters. You are what you eat not only because
food is nutrition, but also because food is an integral part of
our everyday lives. Food is economics, politics, entertainment,
culture, fashion, family, passion...and nourishment. The James Beard
Foundation is at the center of America's culinary community, dedicated
to exploring the way food enriches our lives.
Bright knives, big city. On Top Chef: New York, the fifth season
of the No.1 food show on cable, 17 new cheftestants take on the
Big Apple and compete for their shot at culinary stardom. Cookbook
author, actress and host Padma Lakshmi once again returns to the
judges' table, alongside head judge Tom Colicchio, renowned culinary
figure and chef/owner of Craft Restaurants, and judge Gail Simmons
of Food & Wine magazine. www.bravotv.com/Top_Chef/season/5/index.php
Balistreri Vineyards is a family owned and operated winery dedicated
to making high quality wine. The winery was licensed in 1998 and
we released our first vintage in February of 2000. We are a small
winery producing 4500 cases per year. Our wines are primarily made
with vinifera varietal grapes purchased from growers in the Grand
Valley Viticultural Area located in Western Colorado. Select wines
of Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, and Muscat are produced with grapes
from our own Denver Vineyard. We also source some varieties not
available in Colorado from the Central Valley of California. www.balistreriwine.com
Founded by Bruce Cohn in 1984, B.R. Cohn Winery is located in the
heart of Sonoma Valley. Bruce Cohn bought the land now known as
Olive Hill Estate Vineyards in 1974. The small family operated winery
is surrounded by the 90-acre Olive Hill Estate Vineyards, where
soils warmed by underground
natural hot springs and gentle ocean breezes create a unique microclimate
resulting in ideal growing conditions for ultra-premium Cabernet
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Cabernet Port, Chardonnay and Sauvignon Blanc. These award-winning
wines have placed B.R. Cohn among
the leaders of great California wine producers. www.brcohn.com
Official site of New York State wineries. Includes directory of
wineries by region, calendar of events, and wine locator. www.newyorkwines.org
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