Monday November 8 2021 - #PinotNoir #GetComfortable #Bcorp #GoodFoodAwards #Awards #SmallBrewerySunday #shoplocal

Today I’m drinking a Meiomi Pinot Noir to finish up a bottle my wife opened -

Creature Comforts, which became a Certified B Corporation in August, raised over $500K last year. Once again they are teaming up with Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. 100% of the profits from the “Get Comfortable” Hazy Double IPA will go directly to their Get Comfortable campaign, a year-round outreach program designed to channel the generosity of many toward the community's most pressing needs. To learn more about their Get Comfortable Program, and the difference it’s making, check out

Vermont’s Champlain Orchards, Eden Ciders, and Appalachian Gap Distillery are among the finalists in the Good Food Foundation’s Awards for passing “Category-specific Sustainability Standards” and making some darn fine goods in a good way. They join 41 other states and their many vetted businesses that are vying for the awards. See if your state made it at

And prepare yourself - it’s gonna sneak in between Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, and Cyber Monday - Small Brewery Sunday (and the others) are now just days away. Small Brewery Sunday officially comes up on November 28th. I know I’m supposed to say it’s about beer, but as long as you go do your part to support local wine, beer, spirits, or whatever - go help out for locals. The official site as at

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