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|Thursday| All that glitters…

Posted in Design, Vinum Vine, Wine by Vinum Vine on November 3, 2016

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|Thursday| Novinophobia

Posted in Vinum Vine, Wine by Vinum Vine on October 13, 2016

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|Thursday| Wine humors

Posted in Vinum Vine, Wine by Vinum Vine on October 13, 2016

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|Sunday| Bruce Sanderson’s Recommended White Burgundies

Posted in Wine by Vinum Vine on October 2, 2016

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Wine Spectator | September 2016

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|Sunday| Picture of the day…

Posted in Vinum Vine, Wine by Vinum Vine on October 2, 2016

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|Sunday| Napa’s top 3 wines

Posted in Vinum Vine, Wine by Vinum Vine on October 2, 2016

96 points:  Beringer 2012 Cabernet Sauvignon Private Reserve.
94 points: Stags’ Leap Winery 2012 “The Leap” Cabernet Sauvignon.
94 points: Beaulieu Vineyard 2012 Georges de Latour Cabernet Sauvignon.

Wine Spectator | September 2016

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|Sunday| Marqués de Riscal

Posted in Architecture and Interior Design, Wine by Vinum Vine on October 2, 2016

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Frank Gehry | Logroño, Spain

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|Saturday| Nyitány

Posted in Design, Wine by Vinum Vine on September 24, 2016

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|Saturday| Brave & Maiden

Posted in Art, Design, Vinum Vine by Vinum Vine on September 24, 2016

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|Saturday| Picture of the day

Posted in Vinum Vine by Vinum Vine on September 24, 2016

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|Sunday| Wine in movies – Part VII

Posted in Art, Wine by Vinum Vine on September 11, 2016

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“Can I have a glass of white wine?”

“Yes of-course.   If it hasn’t evaporated, it has been breathing for hours.”

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“Drinking wine in Central Park; there’s a touch of poet in you.”

Café Society | 2016

 

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|Thursday| Lucas Cranach the Elder

Posted in Art, Vinum Vine by Vinum Vine on September 8, 2016

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|Thursday| Pierre Mignard

Posted in Art, Vinum Vine by Vinum Vine on September 8, 2016

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The Virgin of the Grapes, 1640-1650 | The Louvre, Paris, France

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|Thursday| Blessed grapes

Posted in People, Vinum Vine by Vinum Vine on September 8, 2016

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|Thursday| Sarcophagus of Junius Bassus

Posted in Art, Wine by Vinum Vine on September 8, 2016

 

Sarcophagus of Junius Bassus butti harvesting grapes.JPGThe Sarcophagus of Junius Bassus is a marble Early Christian sarcophagus used for the burial of Junius Bassus, who died in 359. It has been described as “probably the single most famous piece of early Christian relief sculpture.”   The sarcophagus was originally placed in or under Old St. Peter’s Basilica, was rediscovered in 1597, and is now below the modern basilica in the Museo Storico del Tesoro della Basilica di San Pietro (Museum of Saint Peter’s Basilica) in the Vatican. The base is approximately 4 x 8 x 4 feet.

Together with the Dogmatic sarcophagus in the same museum, this sarcophagus is one of the oldest surviving high-status sarcophagi with elaborate carvings of Christian themes, and a complicated iconographic programme embracing the Old and New Testaments.

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|Thursday| Wine in Mount Athos

Posted in Art, Wine by Vinum Vine on September 8, 2016

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Mount Athos is situated in the easternmost leg of Halkidiki peninsula in Central Macedonia, Greece.

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|Thursday| The Patristic Age

Posted in Art, Vinum Vine by Vinum Vine on September 8, 2016

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In the Church of Santa Constanza in Rome incorporates pagan symbols (grapes from the Bacchic cult) into Christian symbols.

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|Saturday| Pinot Gris versus Pinot Grigio

Posted in Vinum Vine, Wine by Vinum Vine on September 3, 2016

They’re the same grape, but one is French, and the other is Italian.

Pinot Gris  is from the Alsace region of France; it’s rich, sweet, spicy, and has tropical fruit aroma. Pinot Grigio is from northeastern Italy; it’s lighter, crisp, clean, citrus, and vibrant.

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|Sunday| Everything you need to know about Italian wine…

Posted in Vinum Vine, Wine by Vinum Vine on August 29, 2016

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|Sunday| Cibo

Posted in Architecture and Interior Design, Vinum Vine, Wine by Vinum Vine on August 14, 2016

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Miami

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