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Tim Fish

July 2012

Bang for Your Wine Buck
Cline Cellars consistently offers good quality at a fair price
Posted: Jul 25, 2012 1:00pm ET

What's not to like? That's a phrase I use when it comes to describing good wines that sell for a reasonable price. There aren't many California wineries that can consistently offer quality value wines across the board. I've blogged about Bogle and Columbia Crest as part of an ongoing series on labels that overdeliver on quality relative to price, and Cline Cellars is in that same league.

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A Wine Vacation, or a Vacation from Wine?
Choosing between the two is almost as important as where you go
Posted: Jul 11, 2012 10:00am ET

Vacations generally fall into two categories: active and relaxing. Some people like to explore exotic locales or scamper to the top of large and dangerous things, while others prefer to beach themselves in the sun for a week. It also depends on what vacation you're in the mood for. It's more complicated for wine lovers, however. Should you take a wine vacation or a vacation from wine?

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