Monthly Archives: July 2013

Will We Ever Get Over the Movie Sideways? – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Will we ever get over Sideways?  I mean the collective we not the literal. I still hear people talking about Sideways or even ask… what was that movie….? It was an amusing film but not one that is endlessly quotable. … Continue reading

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It Was the Best of Times…Best of Wine Times that Is… – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

It was the best of times…Best of wine times that Is…  While the world and its interlinking economies is in the doldrums it cannot be said the best of times in that respect.  We live in the best of wine … Continue reading

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Response to Wired Magazine’s article “Wine Flight” – James Melendez

I found this article in the last Wired Magazine written by Eric Smillie – While this map or prediction map is intriguing it is not the complete story. This was an interpretation I am assuming by Eric of the Conservation … Continue reading

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Dennis Leary’s Canteen – A San Francisco Institution Closing –

I have written a lot about restaurants and have kept that mainly in the Yelpsphere.  But with the recently announced closing of Canteen I had to write a brief article.  Dennis Leary is easily San Francisco’s best kept secret and … Continue reading

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