Author Archives: John F Croston III

Summer Activities for the Blog

Over the course of the summer I think I will start putting out restaurant, wine, food, and cheese reviews. This will be from places I have been before or just recently been, along with stuff I eat or drink with … Continue reading

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Update Blog

Hopefully I can get information on some of the classes I have missed in the last two months so I can post them to the blog. I either been really busy with work, preparing for a web conference presentation I … Continue reading

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Food and Wine with Chef Damon Hersh

Menu Vichyssoise (deconstructed)  – Wine: Grotta Del Sole Asprinio d’Aversa Spumante Brut – Italy – $14 Tuna Tartare – Tuna And Mache Salad On Flatbread – Wine: 2006 – Cantine Botromagno Gravina – Italy – $12 Chicken Florentine Tartlettes – … Continue reading

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Red Wines from tuscan region of Italy

Wine 2005 – Fabula Rosso Monteregio di Massa Marttima (DOC) – $13.00 2003 – Poggio Sughere Morlino di Scansano (DOC) – $18.00 2001 – Vecchia cantina Vino Nobile di Montepulciano Riserva (DOCG) – $21.00 2004 – Casakino Chianti Classico Riserva … Continue reading

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My Wines might be Petite, but I’m Not‏ – Petite Verdot

Washington Wine and Cheese Seminar – March 18, 2008 Presented by – John F Croston III Wine Shelf Price 2006 – White Hall Vineyards – (UnWined) – (VA)- $15.99 2004 – Ballast Stone – (Bell’s Wine) – (AUS) – $15.99 … Continue reading

Posted in 2004, 2005, 2006, Australia, Bell's Wine and Spirit, Cabernet Sauvignon, Calvert Woodley, Lodi, Merlot, Petit Verdot, Petite Syrah, Petite Verdot, Red, UnWined Wine and Gourmet | Leave a comment

Still Getting Spammed

It’s been almost a week now and about every four minutes one of the blog posts about Lori, Jill, and Carol wine tasting keeps getting hit with spam comments. They are coming from a website in Amsterdam, NL and are … Continue reading

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Comments Turned Back on

Over the last 24 hours the blog was getting spam comments every four or five minutes for close to 24 hours. In the end they tried to post over 350+ comments about casinos, bingo, and the like. Once I got … Continue reading

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Comments Turned Off Getting Spammed

I have temporarily turned comments off, since the website was getting SPAMMED every 4 minutes with junk comments from outside USA. If you have already commented before you should be able to do so still. Once this stops I will … Continue reading

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Ten In A Row – The First Five

Wines – Pearsons 2005 – Chateau Belle-Garde – $19 NV – Hop Kiln Big Red Prorietary Blend – $15 2004 – Artesa Cabernet Sauvignon – $29 2005 – Prunotto Monpertome – $29 2004 – Kunde Estate cabernet Sauvignon – $24 … Continue reading

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Champagne – A Tale of Three Grapes

Wine – Cleveland Park Francois de Rozay Champagne, NV Brut Reims, Verzeney – $29.99 Domaine Rolet, Cremant de Jura, NV Brut, Cuvee Coeur de Chardonnay (Blanc de blanc) – $21.99 Domaine Chevrot, Cremant de Bourgogne, Brut (Balnc de noir) – … Continue reading

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