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Wine Resolutions for 2013

Matt Kramer, the respected columnist for Wine Spectator, recently challenged his readers to take advantage of the abundance of good wine out there and start a wine cellar.  We couldn’t agree more… In the January 31st issue of WS, Kramer … Continue reading

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Wine Education Made Easy

Interested in a fun and easy way to brush up on your wine knowledge?  Want to know more about, say, the grape varieties that go into Champagne, how to read wine labels from Portugal, or some key dos and don’ts … Continue reading

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Solana Beach Wine Tasting

SDWS members opened some GREAT wines on Saturday October 13th at our Solana Beach facility.  Favorites by consensus were: 1. 1990 Lopez de Heredia Tondonia Blanco Reserva 2. 1997 La Fiorita Brunello de Montalcino 3. 2007 Merus Cabernet Sauvignon A … Continue reading

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EASY WAY TO REDUCE WINE INVENTORY

What do you think the owner of this liquor store said when his wife asked him how his day went?  

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Learning About Wine

Want to get smarter about wine?  Want to learn the difference between Brett and TCA?  There are a number of certified wine educators who regularly conduct classes throughout San Diego County, and you can now let your fingers do the … Continue reading

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Blue Chip Wine Bargains? It’s all relative…

They say never try to time the market, but in the case of fine wine investments now may be the time to take advantage of a lull in the market. John Kapon, wine auctioneer and CEO of Acker, Merrill & … Continue reading

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Chubb Insurance appoints San Diego Wine Storage to Masterpiece Protection Network

A question we often get from new customers is how they can insure their wine.  Normally those insurers who are willing to provide wine insurance add it as a rider to a homeowner’s policy.  But rather than just give our … Continue reading

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SOME DOS AND DON’TS FOR WINE COLLECTORS–PART II

In this 3-part series we examine the critical phases of enjoying wine:  buying, storing, and serving.  In Part I we examined Buying Wine in the Digital Age.  In Part II we look at storing collectible wine, from ensuring the wine … Continue reading

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Some Dos and Don’ts for Wine Collectors

Up to now the San Diego Wine Storage blog has focused on linking our readers to articles and other wine blogs that we think will interest the serious wine enthusiast and collector.  Now we want to do something different. All … Continue reading

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