Tag: product review

Add This To Your Cellar:  Bodega Ruca Malen
[ 0 ] September 1, 2016 |

Add This To Your Cellar: Bodega Ruca Malen

French business partners Jean Pierre Thibaud and Jacques Louis de Montalembert, alongside Argentine winemaker Pablo Cuneo, have brought the flavors of Mendoza to the District.  Their boutique winery, Bodega Ruca Malen, recently gave the District a taste of their signature Malbec at Rural Society, located inside the Loews Madison Hotel.  The Yauquen Malbec 2014, which […]

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One More Week to Take Advantage of the DC Passport Program
[ 0 ] August 29, 2016 |

One More Week to Take Advantage of the DC Passport Program

Summer in D.C. opens the flood gates of drink specials.  It is as if the town wants to encourage cocktails and more cocktails now that the temperature has increased exponentially.  Of all the deals we have heard about this summer, DC Passport Program still has our attention.  The DC Passport Program works like this:  You visit […]

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Putting the Pressure On.
[ 2 ] June 22, 2016 |

Putting the Pressure On.

Making fresh preserves has been a long time interest of mine but I never got the chance or patience to finally do it.  That day arrived when Power Pressure Cooker XL™ from TriStar Products came to my front door and I was now forced to face what I had been procrastinating on for so long.  Again, […]

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Trendsetter:  Buick Gets a Facelift …and We’re Feeling It.
[ 0 ] February 11, 2016 |

Trendsetter: Buick Gets a Facelift …and We’re Feeling It.

That’s not a Buick! You’ve probably seen the commercials where ordinary drivers are trying to connect with friends and family by saying, “I’m in a Buick…right in-front of you.” Then you see the friend or family member say, “I see you!” and walk by the Buick and into a less attractive vehicle of lessor stature.  […]

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Special Delivery:  Peapod Delivers Local Produce…And $100 For You.
[ 0 ] August 19, 2015 |

Special Delivery: Peapod Delivers Local Produce…And $100 For You.

Peapod by Giant has been around for years and I finally got a chance to try it.  The wait was primarily associated with the guilt of laziness for wanting my groceries delivered to my door when my grocery store is within a one block radius.  Another reason was associated with what it would cost for […]

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