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Blithe and Bonny Eco Dish Soap

photograph of Blithe and Bonny Eco Dish Soap in a rustic kitchen setting at  Anthropologie

Looking for a perfect hostess gift? Look no further. Blithe And Bonny have created an environmentally friendly, bio-degradable dish soap that is packed in recycled wine bottles and sealed with wax. As elegant way to wash up after your next wine tasting. Perfect for your favorite oenophile. Choose between lavender and grapefruit scents. The soap […]

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CARE Enough to Kill HR 1161

logo for Stop HR 1161. An anti-protectionist trade group. Burgundy letters and numbers on white

“Take care to get what you like or you will be forced to like what you get.” — George Bernard Shaw Last year I asked you to take ten minutes and contact your congress person in House of Representatives to express your opposition to the CARE Act of 2010, a piece of junk legislation designed […]

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Fledgling Wine

fledgling wines benefit room to read, get a great pinot noir or chardonnay and help increase literacy in the third world

Welcome to Philanthropy Thursday, where we profile people, products, and organizations that showcase the best nature of humankind. “When you sell a man a book you don’t sell him just twelve ounces of paper and ink and glue – you sell him a whole new life.”  —  Christopher Morley Do good. Drink better. Wine Harlots […]

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Put a Cork in It! – Part Twelve: Have You Seen My Keys?

photo of a cork craft project made from recycled corks, a great cork craft art project

  Wine Harlots drink a lot of wine, and have a dilemma.  Not about the wine consumption, but what to do with all the cork closures.  Join us while we find uses for the leftover corks. Wine Harlots are kinda grooving on this one, CorKey, a keychain using a recycled wine cork from RePlayGround, a […]

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Bring me wine, but wine which never grew In the belly of the grape, Or grew on vine whose tap-roots, reaching through Under the Andes to the Cape, Suffer no savor of the earth to scape. Let its grapes the morn salute From a nocturnal root, Which feels the acrid juice Of Styx and Erebus; […]

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A Clear Midnight / Starry Night

This is thy hour O Soul, thy free flight into the wordless, Away from books, away from art, the day erased, the lesson done, Thee fully forth emerging, silent, gazing, pondering the themes thou lovest best, Night, sleep, death and the stars. Walt Whitman

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Stopping By Woods on a Snowy Evening

Whose woods these are I think I know. His house is in the village though; He will not see me stopping here To watch his woods fill up with snow. My little horse must think it queer To stop without a farmhouse near Between the woods and frozen lake The darkest evening of the year. […]

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Domaine Ste. Michelle Brut

“We shall find peace. We shall hear the angels, we shall see the sky sparkling with diamonds.”   —  Anton Chekhov As a Seattle natives, we’ve been loving this domestic sparkler for years. It’s a stealth value that rivals much pricer quaffs.   The Wine Trials found that 70% of blind tasters preferred Domaine Ste. […]

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I’m Ready For My Close-up!

In case you missed it, we hit the big time.  Wine Harlots sat down and had an interview with Sacre Bleu Wine.  Here’s the direct link: Wine Harlots Revealed.  And while you’re there, check out the other profiles Sacre Bleu has done on other prominent oenophiles and web stars.

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3rd Corner

logo of the 3rd Corner Third Corner a wine bar and bistro in Encinitas, Pacific Beach and Palm Desert California

“I’d rather have a bottle in front of me, than a frontal lobotomy.”  — Tom Waits One of the Wine Harlots favorite hang-outs is the 3rd Corner in the Lumberyard in Encinitas, California.  It’s a wine shop and restaurant combined.  They have a full-bar (optimal when you have beer or spirits only friends!) and a […]

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