Know what you're drinking and what to pair it with - Roger Killen
Hidden gems from the Boutique Wine Collection.
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Jul 21st, 2014
* The business of wine has gotten big; so big that the number of worldwide importing companies has surpassed 10,000. And having...
Picnic line-up: Three Pears, Spumante, Little James' Basket and Mason
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Jul 13th, 2014
* A version of this column was first published in Sunday’s print edition of the Knoxville News Sentinel. Lovers of the outdoors...
Spaghetti night!
By Roger Killen
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Jun 30th, 2014
My Aunt Ada made the best Italian meatballs. Gently rolled up, two at a time – with one in each hand, her...
Olden days.
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Jun 19th, 2014
Remember when Merlot was good? Back before it was bastardized by over-plantings and mass production. Back before they were all high in...
Hecht & Bannier 2013 Côtes de Provence Rosé.
By Roger Killen
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Jun 6th, 2014
I love it. Hecht & Bannier’s 2013 Côtes de Provence Rosé is smokin’ hot. And, without a doubt, one of the two...
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May 27th, 2014
* A version of this article was first published in Saturday’s on-line edition of the Knoxville News Sentinel. This spring the United...
Cuban fever!
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May 23rd, 2014
My travels along the foothills of southern Appalachia have created an opportunity to take up lunch residence at some smaller family-owned restaurants....
Prosecco is the way to go!
By Roger Killen
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May 14th, 2014
It’s mid-spring… cue the humidity. We may be six weeks out from the summer solstice but this outdoor sauna we live in...
I'm thinking everyone loves pizza.
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May 5th, 2014
How do they keep doing it? Even with the Euro still valued higher than the dollar and even with that great big...
Fresh French Whites!
By Roger Killen
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Apr 15th, 2014
* The following article was first published on-line in Saturday’s edition of the Knoxville News Sentinel. With the advent of spring, the farmers...