La Mummia – Fairgrounds Wine and Spirits

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What’s going down everybody? Welcome back to FairgroundsTV I am your host Peter Moeller, today we have an Italian beer called “La Mummia”. It is a sour ale, matured in oak barrels. Now, as some of you might know it’s five percent alcohol. That’s not what you might know. But what you might know is […]

Wine tasting etiquette in a restaurant

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When a waiter asks you to taste a bottle of wine in a restaurant, it’s not to find out whether you like it it’s to find out whether you think it’s faulty. i.e. whether it’s corked or oxidized. Now you may not know what you’re looking for so there’s no harm in asking but generally […]

Putting Weird Things Through A Water Filter (TEST)

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Today we’re using filters for something other than water and Instagram. Let’s talk about that.( music playing )Good mythical morning! We’ve got an action packed show for you today. We’re gonna be ranting about the hassles of travel while sucking on helium. And we’re gonna be sampling a bunch of discontinued candies, including one that […]

Discover The Red Wines of Burgundy

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♪ MICHAEL: This is the moment of truth in Burgundy.A year has passed since the last harvestlike thousands more before them.No two growing seasons are ever the same.The pickers need to act.Temperatures are dropping,and the water will swell the grapes,diluting their delicate flavours–or worse, rot or shrivel the leaves.This is the drama of winemakingin one […]

Scotch De Silly Port Barrel Aged 2013

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Hello everybody and welcome back to FairgroundsTV! I am your host Peter Moeller, today we have Scotch De Silly’s scotch ale aged in port barrels. It’s a belgian ale. It’s, uh, it’s made in Belgium however it’s a scotch ale like I just said, in port barrels. I’m pretty excited about this. It’s 9 percent […]

Types of Red Wine : Petite Shiraz Wine Facts

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I’m going to tell you a little bit about a wine called Petite Shiraz. One of the questions I’m asked the most often is, “Ms. Jane, is Petite Shiraz the same thing as Shiraz”, and the answer is no, it’s a totally different grape. However, Petite Shiraz is the son of Shiraz, the grape called […]

Two Roads Conntucky Lightning – Fairgrounds Wine and Spirits

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What’s going on everybody, welcome back to FairgroundsTV! As you can see I’ve already started drinking something. I apparently forgot to push the record button on the camera, and so I’ve already started my tasting. I heard the camera click off and I decided to check it and that’s what happened. So today we have […]

A Real Wine Connoisseur Tastes Shitty Wines! – Tipsy Bartender

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(club music) – Ladies and gentlemen, joining me today is a wine connoisseur. So I went out and found brands that many of you are familiar with. (man laughs) – [Woman] I’m scared. (laughs) – Real high quality stuff, grade A stuff. And so she’s going to taste it and tell me what she thinks. […]

Green Flash Saison Diego – Fairgrounds Wine and Spirits Video

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Tailgate Hefeweizen – Fairgrounds Wine and Spirits Video

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Welcome backt to FairgroundsTV. I’m your host Peter Moeller. Today we have a new beer. It’s a hefeweizen. It says it’s bottled – it says it’s brewed and bottled by Tailgate Beer, Monroe, Wisconsin. How ’bout that? Wisconsin! Tailgate Beer, new cans. So I’ve been told the pricing is very close to Budweiser pricing, however, […]