Bill Ward

Features reporter | Lifestyle | Entertainment | Wine
Phone: 612-673-7643
Bill looks for stories off the well-trod path, covers baby boomer issues, and writes about wine in his Liquid Assets column.

Recent content from Bill Ward

How to choose wine for Valentine's Day

The pressure is on when buying wine for your sweetie for Valentine’s Day. First, consider how long you've been together.

Updated: January 30, 2013, - 04:54 PM

Wine deal: Hiedler Gruner Veltliner

This Austrian white tickles the senses.

Updated: January 12, 2013, - 02:24 PM

Liquid assets: Little-known laws have their limits

Alcohol sales might come up during legislative session.

Updated: January 09, 2013, - 05:27 PM

Wine deal: Shooting Star Blue Franc Blaufrankisch

WINEIf one of your New Year's resolutions is to try new varietals, the Shooting Star Blue Franc Washington Blaufränkisch ($14)...

Updated: January 05, 2013, - 03:26 PM

Wine deal: 2011 Bodegas La Cartuja Priorat

This delicious Spanish red is worth twice the price.

Updated: December 29, 2012, - 01:14 PM

Liquid assets: Ups, downs and 'bottoms up'

A look at the year in wine.

Updated: December 26, 2012, - 03:20 PM

Wine deal: Anne Amie Cuvee A "Amrita"

WINETalk about a well-named wine: The "Amrita" on the 2011 Anne Amie Cuvée A label is a Buddhist word for...

Updated: December 22, 2012, - 02:49 PM

Wine deal: Chateau Ste. Michelle Columbia Valley Merlot

Like pinot noir, merlot should be grown only in certain places and in certain soil types. And Chateau Ste. Michelle...

Updated: December 15, 2012, - 03:14 PM

Liquid Assets: Splendid options for any holiday occasion

Ah, the holidays, when those who find it difficult enough to choose wine for themselves confront the ostensibly more daunting...

Updated: December 13, 2012, - 05:57 AM

Wine deal: Martin Codax Albarino

WINEI knew I had found something special several years ago when I had my first glass of Martin Codax Albariño...

Updated: December 08, 2012, - 01:57 PM

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