Farewell Carl Kasell. All Wines Considered. Notes on a Wine Card

“From National Public Radio News in Washington, I’m Carl Kasell.” Those words were part of my mornings for so many years.  The other day, Carl Kasell passed away from complications of Alzheimer’s disease.  The former host of Morning Edition, Bob Edwards, would introduce Carl with a simple “The news is next.” Carl would then come on and give us the best 9 minutes of news on the radio. 

Notes on a Wine Card…

Having a Super Bowl party this weekend with all the requisite game snacks and food? If you’re like me, you gotta have chicken wings during the game.  If you are going to be drinking wine, I suggest you pair the chicken wings with either an off-dry German reisling or a Caifornia zinfandel.  Both wines will go very well with sweet bbq wings or hot and spicy wings. Come into the Tasting Room and I’ll pick out a few wines for you to take home.

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