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Mar 31, 2016

TCM Classic Film Festival Sweepstakes Instructions

March 31st, 2016|1 Comment

SWEEPSTAKES INSTRUCTIONS: HOW TO ENTER

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Visit our Facebook page: www.facebook.com/tcmwines

1.  Like our page

2.  Click the Sweepstakes tab OR Sign Up botton and enter your details on our entry form
 
 
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Mar 30, 2016

Movie & Wine Pairing: The Artist

March 30th, 2016|0 Comments

Our next scheduled movie & wine pairing for the TCM Wine Club will take place Wednesday, March 30th at 9:30 PM (ET)

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The Movie: The Artist (2011)
The Wine: Gómez Cruzado Blanco 2013

A silent screen swashbuckler faces career problems with the coming of sound.

Tasting Notes:

VARIETAL/Region: Rioja DOCa, Spain

A love letter to early Hollywood, The [...]

Mar 28, 2016

Movie & Wine Pairing: F For Fake

March 28th, 2016|0 Comments

Our next scheduled movie & wine pairing for the TCM Wine Club will take place Monday, March 28th at 9:45 PM (ET)

F-for-Fakepw-Quinta do Espirito Santo 2013

 

The Movie: F For Fake (1973)
The Wine: Quinta do Espirito Santo 2013

Orson Welles directs and performs his opening, the film begun with French documentarian Francois Reichenbach for the BBC, and the [...]

Mar 25, 2016

Movie & Wine Pairing: Easter Parade

March 25th, 2016|0 Comments

Our next scheduled movie & wine pairing for the TCM Wine Club will take place Sunday, March 27th at 8:00 PM (ET)

Easter Parade-posterpw-Montecampo 2014

 

The Movie: Easter Parade (1948)
The Wine: Montecampo 2014

When his partner leaves him, a vaudeville star trains an untried performer to take her place, finding love in the process. Color (Technicolor), 102-103 mins.

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Mar 25, 2016

Spring Sunday: A Wine-Paired Brunch Menu

March 25th, 2016|0 Comments

by Sarah Shotwell

Spring Sunday_BlogSpring holidays mean family, friends, and the first meals of the year served al fresco! Planning a wine-paired seasonal menu is as easy as taking a stroll down the aisles of your local farmers market. Still not sure what to serve? We’ve come up with a sample menu for the perfect Sunday brunch.

Braised Leg of Lamb

This melt-in-your-mouth interpretation of spring’s favorite main course [...]

Mar 24, 2016

Keeping It Cool: Wine Refrigerators for Any Budget

March 24th, 2016|2 Comments

by Sarah Shotwell

Wine Refrigerators for any budget_blogsizeFor those who are patient enough to wait for the perfect age time on that special bottle of GSM or Cab, having a safe, temperature-controlled place to store wine can mean the difference between a transcendental tasting experience and a deflating disappointment. Nothing is worse than opening up a wine lovingly stored for years, only to discover that it has [...]

Mar 23, 2016

Spring Recipe: Orecchiette e Piselli

March 23rd, 2016|0 Comments

by Sarah Shotwell

Orecchiette_blogsizeSpring Recipe: Orecchiette e Piselli

This simple, classic northern Italian dish includes all our favorite spring ingredients and pairs perfectly with a light, crisp Sauvignon Blanc or Grüner Veltliner.

 

 

 

Ingredients:

  • 1 lb. orecchiette (or-eck-yet-ay)
  • drizzle of extra virgin olive oil
  • 5 cloves of garlic, whole
  • 3 small shallots, finely sliced
  • 2 cups hand-shelled peas
  • 3 oz. prosciutto
  • bunch of young mint leaves
  • Pecorino Romano to taste, grated
  • fresh ground pepper
  • salt
  • water
  1. Boil water in a large pot with [...]
Mar 22, 2016

Movie & Wine Pairing: The Apartment

March 22nd, 2016|0 Comments

Our next scheduled movie & wine pairing for the TCM Wine Club will take place Tuesday, March 22nd at 8:00 PM (ET)

The Movie: The Apartment (1960)
The Wine: Flynn Vineyards Pinot Gris 2014

An aspiring executive lets his bosses use his apartment for assignations, only to fall for the big chief's mistress. Dir: Billy Wilder Cast: Jack Lemmon , Shirley [...]

Mar 18, 2016

Mixing It Up With Mendoza Malbecs

March 18th, 2016|0 Comments

by Paullette Gaudet

The Stooge_SocialMediaSet“Cabernet AGAIN, Mom??”

If this is the silent chorus of your urban-family-slash-frequent-dinner-party-guests, consider peering a bit farther past those usual, tried-and-true Merlots and Pinots; in fact, peer all the way down past the equator to the famed Mendoza wine country of Argentina, with its mighty fine Malbecs.

Originally from France, Malbec grapes found a sure foothold on the slopes of the Argentine Andes in the [...]

Mar 16, 2016

TCM Classic Film Festival Sweepstakes

March 16th, 2016|11 Comments

GET THE STAR TREATMENT

The TCM Wine Club presents the 2016 TCM Classic Film Festival Sweepstakes. One grand-prize winner and their guest will become VIPs at the 2016 Classic Film Festival in Hollywood, April 28th to May 1st.

In addition to airfare and hotel accommodations, the winner will receive two coveted Spotlight passes which grant red carpet access to our Opening Night Gala, priority seating at film events, entry to Club TCM, and access to “meet and [...]