wine http://publicradiotulsa.org en "Hello, Wine: The Most Essential Things You Need to Know About Wine" http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/hello-wine-most-essential-things-you-need-know-about-wine <p>For many of us, each and every year, Holiday Time equals Wine Time --- it's a part of all the celebrating, it tends to make a good gift, and it goes nicely with all that rich food. Our guest on ST today is Melanie Wagner, a certified sommelier and wine consultant who lives and works in Chicago. She is also the author of "Hello, Wine: The Most Essential Things You Need to Know About Wine," which is newly available from Chronicle Books. Fri, 20 Dec 2013 20:27:01 +0000 Rich Fisher 51558 at http://publicradiotulsa.org "Hello, Wine: The Most Essential Things You Need to Know About Wine" Petition seeks wine sales in Oklahoma grocery stores http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/petition-seeks-wine-sales-oklahoma-grocery-stores <div><p>OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) &mdash; A group that supports the sale of wine in Oklahoma grocery stores is launching a signature drive to allow voters to decide whether the state&#39;s largest counties should have the option.</p><p>Oklahomans for Modern Laws filed their initiative petition Tuesday with the Secretary of State&#39;s office. The group now has 90 days to gather signatures from about 155,000 registered voters in the state to have the issue placed on the November ballot.</p> Wed, 04 Apr 2012 12:01:21 +0000 Associated Press 16157 at http://publicradiotulsa.org Petition seeks wine sales in Oklahoma grocery stores