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    Butternut Squash Ravioli With Bookshelf Wines’ Viognier.

    Hey, you know what would be good for Fall? Butternut Squash Ravioli With Bookshelf Wines Viognier. Creamier in texture and higher in fruit flavor than Chardonnay; Bookshelf Wines’ medium body Viognier makes a perfect pairing. Here’s the recipe:  https://tasty.co/recipe/easy-butternut-squash-ravioli and a video! Make sure you Like us on FB, and share! so a friend will see us too.  

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    Meet The Winemaker! Sheila Fleege

    Sheila Dupuis was born and raised on a dairy farm in south Louisiana’s Cajun country. Surrounded by French speaking family, she learned the value of hard work and good Cajun food. Always a “kitchen experimenter” Sheila has a passion for, “Un petite peu de cie et un petite peu de ca” smashing, mixing, and measuring, just like her grandmother, mother and older sisters did while cooking. That experimentation found a career in the form of award winning California wines. Sheila is a vet, and with husband Niles Fleege they followed career and military opportunities to California, staying here for many reasons including the weather and the wines! They founded www.BookshelfWines.com…

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    Top Five Foods That Just Won’t Pair Easily With Wine

    Top Five Foods That Just Won’t Pair Easily With Wine • Artichokes• Asparagus• Blue cheese• Brussels sprouts• Chocolate The key thing might be the world easily. Anything is doable, but some things just flow, and some don’t. Why? …When you pair a wine you’re saying “And”, Peanut Butter AND Jelly, George AND Gracie. They compilment each other. They finish each others sentences. White wine and shrimp linguine. Red wine, and bolognese… They dance. Artichokes for instance contains cynarine. All foods contains chemicals. Chemicals cause reactions with one another. Try this; take a sip of water, now take your first bite of artichoke. Take another sip of water. The water suddenly…

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    Stock Your Cellar

    Stock Your Cellar with Bookshelf Wines 2020 Virtual event to Stock Your Cellar in 2020. We are starting early to get Bookshelf Wines in your cellar before the holidays. Here are the specifics: Want to taste before your buy?  Contact us by text or phone (530) 400-7654 and we will arrange a private tasting. Already know our wines and want to purchase? Contact us by text or phone (530) 400-7654 or email us and we will work out details. Or, click the Shop Wines tab above to read wine descriptors, browse, or shop. We are offering Free Shipping on case purchases!  If you want to purchase less than a case,…