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Wine O’ The Week

It may only be Monday, but we here at the THT felt it was time enough for Wine ‘O The Week! I mean, The Walking Dead, Girls, Broad City, and all of our other favorites premiered last week, so we need something to keep us entertained until Game of Thrones comes back on! Tonight took[…]

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QUIÉNES SOMOS (who we are)

In 2014, two of my friends approached me about learning Spanish. They were headed to Costa Rica, and didn’t want to perpetuate the traditional ‘Ugly American’ stereotype: gun-slinging, cowboy-hat wearing, ‘Merica! type. They wanted me to give them a foundation to work with–introductions, greetings, how to form a question, etc. Ever the party planner, I[…]

Wine O’ The Week

It’s Wednesday, and that means it’s time for Wine o’ the Week here at the Take-Home Tutor! This week we are featuring (and chugging) the outstanding Altos Ibéricos, a 2012 Tempranillo from the Rioja region of Spain, by Torres Wines. Their beautiful website describes the wine as “Opaque cherry red color. Floral (Damascus rose) and[…]