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When you get the cover story for Winemaker Magazine….

2 months ago threadsandvino 0
When you get the cover story for Winemaker Magazine and you see it in Barnes & Noble #pinchmeimdreaming 💕✨🦋🍷🥂🎉 Winemaker Magazine is a bible for our industry. I feel so honored to have been able to contribute to the magazine that has taught me so much. You can pick up the Magazine from their website Read More

End of Summer Sangria Recipes

9 months ago threadsandvino 0
As summer comes to an end and the fall harvest begins I wanted to share some fun Sangria recipes for the weekend. Thank you to Maureen Macdonald for contributing some delicious recipes to my Sangria addiction.  Cheers! Pink Lemonade Sangria Makes about 1 gallon 2 750ml bottles of Pinot Grigio 1 can frozen pink lemonade concentrate Read More

2017 Wine Country Guide: NorCal

11 months ago threadsandvino 3
It’s official!! I’ve finally finished my 2017 NorCal Wine Country Guide. Take a look at some of my favorite wineries, restaurants, and things to do in Suisun Valley, Napa, and Sonoma. Cheers wine lovers! Download the Printable Version Here –> threadsandvino wine country guide 2017 Read More

Girls Night Out at The Rustic Barn #ThisIsMyHappyPlace

1 year ago threadsandvino 0
I’m still obsessing over the amazing aesthetics and offerings at The Rustic Barn in Killingworth, CT. My friend Amanda and I attended a “Girls Night Out” party hosted by Lauren McBride and it was so much fun! We shopped, drank lemonade, and met some super nice people. I went home with a few items for my new Read More

Winemaker Interview: Southern Connecticut Wine Company (#SoConnWineCo)

1 year ago threadsandvino 0
In this week’s “Winemaker Interview,” Amanda talks about how she created Connecticut’s 1st Micro Winery and her love of winemaking. Winemaker: Amanda Brackett of Southern Connecticut Wine Company (Visit) Location: 65 S. Colony Street in Wallingford, Connecticut 06492 Tasting Hours: Thursday – Sunday, Thursday – Friday from 3:00-8:00PM, Saturday Noon-6:00PM,  Sunday – Noon-4:00PM Tasting Options: Enjoy Read More

Winemaker Interview: Gouveia Vineyards

2 years ago threadsandvino 0
In this week’s “Winemaker Interview,” Maryann talks about how her Grandfather’s  winemaking influence and  her love and care for the vineyard help create delicious Connecticut wines at Gouviea Vineyards.  Winemaker: Maryann Houde Winery: Gouveia Vineyards (Visit) Location: 1339 Whirlwind Hill Road, Wallingford, CT 06492 Tasting Hours: OPEN Monday – Saturday from 11:00AM-8:00PM, Sundays 11:00AM- 6:00PM Tasting Options: Enjoy your wine with a Read More