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The Rice Men Cometh - Heirloom Rice Returns to North Carolina

The Rice Men Cometh The Rice Men, Al Spruill and Tommy Wheeler, like to say they have the "Best Rice Farm in North Carolina", then with an honest grin, admit that "it's the only rice farm in North Carolina." The Rice Men with the help of some friends and family have prepared the land and growing. Carolina Gold Heirloom Rice, the rice your great great grand parents would of have eaten and enjoyed. “We don’t grow it because it’s easy. We grow it because we believe you deserve it. It’s too good not to share” Rice farming returns to NC after 120 years. Now the heirloom Carolina Gold Rice is grown in Pamlico County and sold just a few miles away at...

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Laurence Vuelta presents TRINCHERO Family Estates Virtual Wine Tasting, September 19th, 4 PM

Laurence Vuelta works with TRINCHERO Family Estates to introduce more of us to these wines. How does TRINCHERO introduce itself?  They say "Family owned and operated in the heart of Napa Valley since 1948, Trinchero Family Estates is a worldwide leader in the wine industry, with more than 50 acclaimed wine and spirits brands and a global presence in nearly 50 countries. Ours is a story of modest beginnings, steadfast perseverance and enduring passion—for the land, for the community, for world-class wine." This Virtual Wine Tasting of wines from TRINCHERO Family Estates will be on Saturday, September 19th at 4 pm on ZOOM. Laurence has helped us select some of his favorites from the many vineyards at TRINCHERO. You know these are...

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The Boat, The Wine - Hunky Dory Boat Video

Wine Tasting June 19th, Meet the Owners. Mike and Claire Allan of Huia Winery in Marlborough, New Zealand, show the Winery's custom made fishing boat, the Hunky Dory. Take a tour of the 17 foot fishing boat with the Huia Vineyard in the background. Like the boat? You will love the wines. . Join us with your friends for a Virtual Zoom Wine Tasting on June 19th at 6 PM EST. Purchase the wines at Nautical Wheelers in Oriental, NC and in New Bern, NNC. Click here to purchase online for Curb Side or In Store Pick Up. Front Porch Delivery is also available in Oriental, NC.  

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ZOOM to New Zealand for Our Next Virtual Wine Tasting Friday, June 19th, 6 pm

Join Huia Vineyards in the tasting room, on the porch, around the your table or anywhere with internet for our second Virtual Wine Tasting on Friday, June 19th, at 6 pm. Invite friends and family, order your 4 bottles of Huia and Hunky Dory Wines from New Zealand, set up a Charcuterie Board. About our host. Here is bit about our Virtual Wine Tasting Host from New Zealand.  Not just winemakers, bee keepers too. CLAIRE & MIKE ALLAN Claire and Mike arrived in Marlborough in 1990 and officially started Huia Vineyards in 1996. Those early years were spent gaining valuable experience in wineries in Marlborough. Mike at Cloudy Bay and Vavasour whilst Claire was at Corbans and Lawson's Dry Hills.  They...

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