Had Easter dinner with the family today.  Not a lot of comments to submit, but had to mention A few things. First, my Tsoureki was really great this year.  I let it rise longer than usual.  I’m reaching a point of making my own recipe. Hmm The wines with dinner were from Sandhill Crane Vineyards […]

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Chocolate Night … of Bliss

It’s Thursday, 23:11, and M and Richard just had to leave.  Dinner tonight was outstanding.  The theme was chocolate, and it was a big week for both M and Richard, so I felt it was time to go over the top. First, the wine. We featured 3 wines, and added a fourth.  The 2009 Pinot […]

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What Would Jesus Charge?

So how did I spend my afternoon? Well it started with me collapsing, exhausted, in front of the Karlskirche, which has a 236 foot high dome. Once my feet had recovered some circulation, I decided to explore the church. I paid the €6 admission and entered the sanctuary, which was, of course, lovely. On some […]

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An Important Revelation

The conference is finally over and I’m officially on vacation. Of course, the day ended at 5 so I didn’t have any significant time for sightseeing. Basically, I got out and wandered around town a bit more before dinner. One thing on which I’ve yet to comment are the giant plexiglass pyramids they have erected […]

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