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My “Why” Behind Embarque & Co.

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This isn’t a traditional post that is some tutorial on some yummy dessert or how to host guests in your home, but an honest heart-to-heart with the Embarque community.

I wanted to take a moment to share my, “Why” behind Embarque & Co. I started this blog almost two years ago because I felt that there was a large gap between the millennial generation, and our parents’ generation.

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Texas Wine Adventures- Part 2

Happy Thursday, Embarque Readers!

I hope you’re having a lovely week so far!

This post is part-two of the wine adventure from this past weekend. The weekend was full of wine education during this trip out to Fredericksburg, Texas knowing that I enjoy wine, but not knowing much (pretty much nothing) about the wine itself.

Rancho Ponte Vineyards

We met a great guy named Travis that educated us on wine. Here’s what we found out:

  • Swirling wine: the reason people do this is to let the wine breathe. Since the wine generally remains sedentary (once bottled), the swirling allows the flavors to release
  • Legs: These are the vertical clear lines that remain after swirling but slowly disappear… this indicates the sugar level in the wine. The slower the legs disappear, the more sugar in the wine

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Texas Wine Adventures- Part 1

Happy Monday, Embarque Readers!

Due to the amount of information gained from this weekend this will be a two-part wine post (yay!).

Part-one will consist of reviews of some of the top vineyards outside Fredericksburg, Texas (Texas Wine Country).

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We (my girlfriends, Emily, Victoria and myself) decided to see what Texas Wine Country had to offer,  so we visited some of the top rated vineyards near Fredericksburg:

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