TLTV Blog: Lotus Lessons

Welcome to the official blog of The Lotus & The Vines. The blogs below are specifically crafted for you! 

TLTV Top 10 Wine Festival Tips

By: Larissa Dubose, Resident Wine Educator Don’t you just love a good wine festival? This past weekend, The Lotus & The Vines Team had a great time at the 5th annual Savannah Food & Wine Festival! Wine fests are great ways to uncover new wines, tap into our Wine knowledge, hang out with friends, and make new ones amongst the fellow wine lovers around us. In this Lotus Lesson I’m sharing expert festival tips I’ve

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TLTV Giveaway

Hey friends! How awesome have these past few months been growing our wine knowledge and sharing it with others?   The Lotus and the Vines Team wants to show our appreciation and make you“TLTV Official” with our first giveaway. This is your chance at some TLTV swag and a customized TLTV Experience with our Resident Wine Educator. Find giveaway specifics below. Let us know if you have any questions. Cheers and good luck!   The

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Drinking Wine is Drinking History

By: Larissa Dubose, Resident Wine Educator I’ve really enjoyed sharing why I loooove Wine with you all from it serving as a passport around the world to its undeniable power in business and social settings. Today I’m sharing the historic impact that wine has made on me. I like to think that “drinking Wine is drinking history.” Yep, your favorite bottle of bubbly bliss can be your personal time travel machine.  Wine gives us an

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Connections to Remember: The Inaugural Blacks in Wine Symposium

By: Larissa Dubose, Resident Wine Educator It was Magic. Pure Black Magic. That Black-Wine-Professionals’ Magic. I STILL feel this way a week after attending the Inaugural Blacks in Wine Symposium hosted by Benita Johnson, owner of The Vine Wine Club, in Richmond, Virginia. An unction in my spirit and an intrigue with the opportunity to sit in a room with the panel of powerhouse wine professionals drew me to the symposium. The panel included Winemaker/Owner

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Champagne vs Sparkling Wine: Come Explore the Difference

2017 was BIG for us – from fueling our passion project, The Lotus and The Vines, to meeting and learning with some bomb wine friends like you! Now it’s time to celebrate this year’s successes and those to come in 2018! So, what will you be sipping when the clock strikes midnight, Champagne or a Sparkling Wine? Don’t know the difference? We’ve got you with a quick Lotus Lesson below. So, we’ve established that every

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