Words of Wine Lovers

“Accept what life offers you and try to drink from every cup.  All wines should be tasted; some should only be sipped; but with others, drink the whole bottle.”

~Paulo Coelho de Souza, Brazilian Lyricist & Novelist

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 “What rhymes with tonight?!  Wine.”

~Yours Truly.  Author, The Client Bar

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“The difference between wine tasting and drinking is paying attention.”

~Steven Spurrier, British Wine Expert, Honorary WSET President

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“Drinking wine was not snobbism, nor a sign of sophistication, nor a cult; it was as natural as eating and to me as necessary.”

~Ernest Hemingway, American Novelist

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“The connoisseur does not drink wine, but tastes of its secrets.”

~Salvador Domingo Felipe Jacinto Dalí i Domènech, Spanish Artist

 

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At Domaine Chandon in Yountville, California atop the grassy knoll overlooking the estate vineyards across the valley.  Arrive early, before the tourists and limo busses of bachelorette parties arrive, and you can enjoy bubbles in the stillness of the morning.