Wine & Brews

Sips & Tips: August Forecast – Sunny with a chance of Wine

by John B. Donovan

The Team Wine ladies selected the wines we tasted this month. Miranda brought the lovely Rose that had been purchased at Square Wine in Madison. Owner Andrea Hillsey offers an excellent assortment of wines; most all have had minimal intervention from the winemaker. If you get to Madison, be sure to find time for a stop at Square Wine.

Angela brought a charming Italian white that she purchased at Sid’s here in Dubuque. Sid’s can have some very nice wines, and they will give you a discount if you mention this column.

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