Darius Miller

Happy Buddha Belly

Budai: You can find the Happy Buddha – Budai everywhere in China and it is said to bring good luck and fortune if you rub his belly. I will bring him to the winery if you want to rub his belly. When we were in China, we went to a very famous tea region in the small town of Longjing outside of Hangzhou. Imperial Tea: We were invited to the tea house where we learned all about spring tea, summer…

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The Cost of Wine

The Cost of Wine

Blame your great-great-great-grandparents for the cost of wine! Between the years of 1920 to 1033, there was a nationwide constitutional ban on the production, importation, transportation and sale of alcoholic beverages that we call Prohibition. In 1933 the 18th Amendment was replaced with the 21st Amendment which allowed the production and sale of alcoholic beverages. However, by this time many of the existing producers had gone out of business and many vineyards were ripped out and replaced with cash producing…

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Darius Not Smoking

A Stroke of Luck

A Stroke of Luck I woke up not feeling very well. My body was stiff and my whole right side was numb. I guess I had slept on if funny and of course it would go away I rationed with myself. It didn’t go away and so I went to the doctors the next day. That day would change my life forever. I was greeted by a young nurse who took my height and weight. I told her I get…

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Put Your Dreams to the Test – Over a Glass Series Eps 5

Do YOU have a dream, goal or aspiration? Do you work hard at obtaining your goals and dreams? But are your dreams, your dream? Or are they someone else’s dream? “Your grandfather and father were doctors, so you should be one too.” “Oh, you need a wife and raise kids, that’s what you are supposed to do.” These are not your dreams but someone’s dreams and following them might not lead you to happiness. But how do you know if…

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Benefits of Massage – Over a Glass Eps 4

Is Massage just a Luxury or are there Medical benefits of Regular Massages?   By: Rachel Zolot -Lead Massage Therapist Presented On: April 6th, 2017 We welcome Rachel Zolot who is the lead Massage Therapist at Massage Heights to provide her massage therapy expertise and to discuss why this isn’t a luxury item, but a foundational piece that should be part of everyone’s life. Massage can help us reduce stress, increase blood circulation, lengthen and stretch our muscles, calm the…

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Wine Futures

2017 Wine Futures

Big News – We are offering Wine Futures! If you haven’t heard, Koi Zen Cellars is bursting at its seams and we are expanding.  Due to our growth of over 100% per year, we need more space, bigger equipment, and more grape contracts. Wine futures allow you to get involved and get some great perks. This year we are planning on upgrading our press and destemmer along with purchasing a used forklift with a rotator.  Last year we processed 38,000…

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A Dad Hug – Trip to Kelowna

Our trip to Kelowna BC Canada! When your daughter says she needs a hug, you just have to drop what you are doing and go give her one; even if she is 1,296 miles away. Here is a little montage of our quick trip from Spokane up to Kelowna British Columbia Canada and back for a quick overnight trip. Two days of rain in the forecast and a 6 hour road trip to get there. We saw rain, and more…

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Holiday Stress – Over A Glass Series Eps 3

“What, bedsides wine can help you though the stress of the holiday?” Paula Shaw, CADC, DCEP Presented December 1, 2016: 6:30-7:30 Let’s face it, the holidays do offer the opportunity for a joyous family time, but they are also exhausting and filled with gatherings that offer fertile soil for the revival of family drama, eating all the wrong foods, drinking too much alcohol and not getting enough sleep. And heaven help you if you have suffered some kind of loss and…

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Mike W.

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