Tag: Thanksgiving

Avoiding Thanksgiving Day Food Poisoning: Using a Red Wine-Based Marinade to Protect Against E. coli and Salmonella

Photo By White House photo by Joyce N. Boghosian [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

Many of my readers from the United States will be sitting down to Thanksgiving dinner with their friends and families, celebrating life and giving thanks to what we have.  Since my husband and I just moved 1600 miles across country,…

Giving Thanks to a Native American Variety: Norton [VIDEO]

Photo By Don Kasak (Flickr: Chaumette Winery) [CC-BY-2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

Hello, readers! My husband and I are still on the road–somewhere between Virginia and Colorado, we are slowly making our way to our new home and new chapter in our lives. That being said, no in-depth scientific analysis again this…

Wine at America’s Table

Source: http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/7/7e/Thanksgiving_1900.JPG Under Public Domain

The following is a guest post written by Marlene Rossman.   See her bio at the end of this post. You may also find her on Facebook by clicking here. We in America, declared Thomas Jefferson in 1808, can make wine…

Mid-November Round-Up

Due to the Thanksgiving holiday, The Academic Wino will be taking a brief hiatus.  We will be back all new starting the week after Thanksgiving! http://davidholstrom.files.wordpress.com/2010/11/turkey1.jpg As always, I am always on the look out for guest bloggers!  If you…