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Bookwalter: Literally Washington State's BEST Wines

California has long dominated the landscape in the US and around the world when speaking of American high quality wine. However, as of late, there is a challenger to this position. Washington State has really come into its own with wines that…
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Finding the Perfect Summer Wines

Shopping for the perfect wine to accompany a summer feast can become an arduous task. Anthony Beckman, winemaker at Balletto Vineyards located in the Russian River Valley AVA in Sonoma County, put together the following four tips for wine shopping. Develop…
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Teambuilding Gets a Culinary Overhaul in Nashville

Recently Executive Magazine sat down with Erica Rains, CEO of Nashville’s hot culinary firm, The Chef and I. We talked about their new culinary teambuilding division, the changing face of food experiences, and the story of how they got to…
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Maneet Chauhan's Culinary Journey

A rising star in the culinary universe is often nothing but a flash in the pan these days. With the media awash with cooking competitions and shows transporting their viewers to far off places to experience crazy combinations and somewhat gut…
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Dining Review: City Winery

Few cities the size of Nashville can brag about possessing the multiple dimensions and facets that large metropolitan cities contain.  Over the last five to ten years, Nashville has grown extremely fast.  What excites me the most is its emerging…
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A Nashville Gem Finds a Whole New Show

Oh, how the landscape of dining has evolved in Nashville.  The late 90’s and early 2000’s saw an urban core completely different from what we see today.  The landscape was dotted with neon signs and drive-thru menu boards with a few big…