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For years now, every time I read a book and come across a quote about wine, beer, or spirits, I’ve been highlighting, clipping or jotting it down.  I’ve accumulated quite a collection.  I keep it on 337 different pieces of scrap paper scattered throughout my house, but it’s a collection nonetheless.  So I thought why not organize my collection?

 

Here is the cumulative list of Wine, Words & Wednesday posts that correspond to the slideshow above:

No. 1 – Ernest Hemingway, The Sun Also Rises
No. 2 – Mark Eberwein, W Hotels, Los Angeles
No. 3 – Rhett Butler, Gone With the Wind
No. 4 – Shakespeare, Julius Caesar
No. 5 – Julia Child
No. 6 – Jose Andrés
No. 7 – Get out the way . . . got important owl shit to do!
No. 8 – Karl Marx
No. 9 – James Joyce
No. 10 – Ernest Hemingway, A Farewell to Arms
No. 11 – Katherine Cole
No. 12 – Benjamin Franklin? David Auerbach? Pliny?
No. 13 – Denise Kiernan, The Girls of Atomic City
No. 14 – The best wines are the wines we drink with friends!
No. 15 – Robert Louis Stevenson, Silverado Squatters
No. 16 – Abraham Lincoln
No. 17 – William Faulkner
No. 18 – Ernest Dowson, The Days of Wine and Roses
No. 19 – Pat Conroy, The Prince of Tides
No. 20 – Aldo Sohm
No. 21 – Thomas Jefferson (Cider)
No. 22 – Si Usted Vino al Mundo
No. 23 – Smile, There’s Wine!
No. 24 – Dr. Hannibal Lecter
No. 25 – Wine is just a conversation waiting to happen!
No. 26 – Toast to Veterans
No. 27 – John S. Mosby
No. 28 – Clifton Fadiman
No. 29 – Mark Twain
No. 30 – George Saintsbury
No. 31 – Aristophanes
No. 32 – As long as we have wine, the holidays will be fine!
No. 33 – Richard Betts
No. 34 – MythBusters
No. 35 – Gerard Descrambe
No. 36 – Edgar Allen Poe
No. 37 – John Hancock
No. 38 – Paracelsus
No. 39 – WC Fields
No. 40 – George Washington
No. 41 – Robert Mondavi
No. 42 – Harvey Steiman, Wine Spectator
No. 43 – Mark Twain
No. 44 – Patrick Forbes
No. 45 – Neil Culley
No. 46 – Ernest Hemingway, The Sun Also Rises
No. 47 – Abraham Lincoln
No. 48 – Don & Petie Kladstrup, Wine & War
No. 49 – W.B. Yeats
No. 50 – David Leviathan
No. 51 – Pablo Picasso
No. 52 – Laurence Binyon
No. 53 – Samuel Johnson
No. 54 – Herman Melville, Moby Dick
No. 55 – Plato, In Vino Veritas
No. 56 – Ernest Hemingway, A Moveable Feast
No. 57 – Ernest Hemingway, A Moveable Feast (yes, again)
No. 58 – Harper Lee
No. 59 – John Keats
No. 60 – Mark Twain (back-to-school edition)
No. 61 – Brillat-Savarin
No. 62 – Rumi
No. 63 – Ralph Waldo Emerson
No. 64 – Ambrose Bierce
No. 65 – Voltaire
No. 66 – Gustav Koerner
No. 67 – Dr. Maynard Amerine
No. 68 – Dr. Maynard Amerine (yes, again)
No. 69 – A wine cartoon!
No. 70 – Aristotle
No. 71 – Clifton Fadiman
No. 72 – Francis Bacon
No. 73 – Galileo
No. 74 – Liberté, égalité, fraternité
No. 75 – Andrea Robinson
No. 76 – Lily Bollinger
No. 77 – Benjamin Franklin
No. 78 – Bill Callahan
No. 79 – George Washington
No. 80 – Joan Davis
No. 81 – Orlando Figes
No. 82 – Alan Rickman
No. 83 – Moliere
No. 84 – Unknown (and a mini soap-box on plagiarism)
No. 85 – Evan and Brian Mitchell
No. 86 – Mark Twain
No. 87 – Peter Mondavi
No. 88 – Dr. Seuss
No. 89 – Pat Conroy
No. 90 – Shakespeare
No. 91 – Omar Khayyám
No. 92 – Jay McInerney
No. 93 – John Gay
No. 94 – J.D. Salinger
No. 95 – Inglenook Ad, 1974
No. 96 – Burgess Meredith
No. 97 – Neil deGrasse Tyson
No. 98 – Galileo Galilei
No. 99 – Dorothy Parker
No. 100 – Ernest Hemingway
No. 101 – HL Mencken
No. 102 – King Edward VII
No. 103 – Pat Conroy (Lords of Discipline)
No. 104 – Thomas Pynchon
No. 105 – Napoleon Bonaparte
No. 106 – Winston Churchill
No. 107 – Julien Grinda (The Deer Hunter)
No. 108 – Charles Dickens
No. 109 – Gina Gallo
N0. 110 – Peter Finlayson
No. 111 – F. Scott Fitzgerald
No. 112 – Salvador Dali
No. 113 – Sheldon Cooper (The Big Bang Theory)
No. 114 – Dr. Thomas Fuller
No. 115 – I’ll surprise you!

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