Buying Criteria Rosé
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Decision Time Buying Criteria for Rosé Wine

Buying Rosé Numerous studies have been conducted in the food industry on what influences shoppers’ buying decisions. I came across several such studies during my printing equipment sales career, as print quality of the package can have an enormous impact, positive or negative, at the moment of selection. …Continue reading …

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Vinsobres Southern Rhône Wine
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Vinsobres Southern Rhône Wine and Spicy Lamb Shanks

By David Scott Allen Once again, I think I was very lucky with this pairing. I was serving Persian-spiced Lamb Shanks to friends who drink only red wine. And only red wine from France. Picky, picky. We had just returned from three glorious weeks in Sicily (stay tuned for a …

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Seafood Pasta Provence Wine Château d’Esclans Cuvée: Garrus
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Seafood Pasta and Provencal Wine Pairings

By David Scott Allen We were gifted this bottle of wine; après tout, wines of this caliber are not in my normal wine budget. It is such a special bottle that it actually made me nervous when it came to pairing it with food. I fretted for weeks about the menu. …

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Côtes de Provence Wine Pairing
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Côtes de Provence Wine Pairing with Salmon

By David Scott Allen for Provence WineZine: Today’s tasting may be the most unusual I have done. It is a wine that, if blindfolded when tasted, would not have said “rosé” to me, although it wouldn’t have said red or white, either. It has none of the traditional red fruits associated …

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