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June 23, 2010 | Cuvaison Estate Wines

"Aspen is about not compromising your lifestyle"

Kelly J. Hayes: WineInk
Sunday, June 20, 2010

Aspen Times

That comment from Jay Schuppert, president of Cuvaison Estate Winery, best sums up a valuable life lesson he learned as a young man. Schuppert has, in the last three-plus decades, followed his passions through a career that has taken him from the Crystal Palace's kitchen sink to the helm of one of Napa Valley's most respected wine estates.

This past weekend he returned to the roots of his career, pouring Cuvaison's wines in the tent at the Food & Wine Classic in Aspen. He is a frequent visitor and remains fast friends with many locals he met during a 12-year stint in Aspen's restaurant community.

Jay's journey in the wine world began in 1972 when he came to Aspen, fresh from college graduation. There were no stoplights from Independence Pass to Glenwood Springs at the time, and the living was easy. Provided you could make a living.

Mead Metcalf gave him a job washing dishes at the then-thriving Crystal Palace restaurant and dinner theater. In four short years he ...Read more here ...



Time Posted: Jun 23, 2010 at 12:08 PM
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June 18, 2010 | Cuvaison Estate Wines

Cuvaison's Gone Mobile!



Phone calls are so 2005 - and snail mail, what’s that? Everyday our world is communicating less through traditional mail and phone calls, and more through text messaging and emails.

People are ditching their perfectly serviceable cell phones to upgrade to “smart phones” that do everything short of bringing you breakfast in bed. (Think iphone, Droid and Blackberry)

Why are we bringing this up? Good question. Cuvaison has recently developed a special site that makes navigating cuvaison.com from a smart phone easier.

The next time you visit our website from a smart phone, you will enjoy your experience and won’t have to scroll a million times in order to see the breadth of a specific page.

Say you’re on a Princess cruise or flying Singapore Airlines and happenchance upon a Cuvaison wine you like. All you have to do is visit our mobile site and buy wine remotely. Tell us that’s not cool!

We are convinced the smart phone users of the universe will find our new mobile site friendly to navigate and easy to shop on. We’ll see you on the World Wide Web!

Time Posted: Jun 18, 2010 at 4:52 PM
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June 18, 2010 | Cuvaison Estate Wines

Que Syrah Syrah - June Promotion!

Take home a 6-pack and save 30%
Retail Bottle   |    30
Retail 6-Bottle set    |   180
Promo 6-Bottle set    |   126

Time Posted: Jun 18, 2010 at 4:46 PM

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