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Marketing Monday Tip – Stay on top of your game.

In any career path, it is important to stay on top of your game. Marketing is no different. One of the ways we can do that is to educate ourselves on a daily basis. One of my favorite ways to do this is through my subscriptions to services like Smart Brief and Marketing Profs. These […]

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Wine Ophelia – Rosé for what’s left of summer

Sitting at Smith & Mills on a glorious, breezy, late NYC summer afternoon, basking in the sun and sipping on Chateau de Rouët 2012 Côtes de Provence rosé. It feels like the the last vestiges of summer. (Big sigh.) Wearing a palette of pale salmon with a faint, tart cherry scent wafting about—on the palate, […]

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Art In the Age of Mechanical Reproduction – “R⁴ or R to the 4th” Cocktail with RHUBY (Rhubarb Tea)

Last week I had the great pleasure to attend a very nicely done trade/media event put on by Art In the Age of Mechanical Reproduction at Rosewood Bar to try their spirit called RHUBY soon to be called  “Rhubarb Tea”. Shout out to Laura Price for making it fabulous!  I really enjoyed the bar area and […]

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“WINE OPHELIA” Post – Wente Vineyards Tasting Notes

  For those of you who don’t know, I started the Wine Ophelia blog back in 2009 just to have a little fun with wine and writing. When I came back from Italy last year and began • r Consulting, I decided to move all of my writing here to raelinn.com. After some more consideration, […]

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Wait…What?! Randall Grahm uses (gasp) OAK CHIPS?!

Last week I had the GREAT privilege to finally meet one of  my favorite winemakers in the world, Randall Grahm of Bonny Doon Vineyard. He visited New York City and graced us with a “Producer Night” at the ridiculously good Anfora Wine Bar (A personal NYC favorite) in the West Village where Joe Campanale is […]

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