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You don’t necessarily think that NASCAR racing and wine go together, but it turns out that NASCAR driver Danica Patrick is quite a wine connoisseur.
She has more than 1,000 bottles of coveted global vintages inside her horseshoe-shaped wine cellar in her home in Scottsdale, Ariz.
"Well, now, if you watch (the movie) 'Sideways,' it's not the night that makes the wine, it's the wine that makes the night," Patrick said.
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While you haven’t seen much of her since the Daytona race, Danica Patrick is still hanging around the NASCAR circuit, spending most of her time racing in the Nationwide series. That changes in May when she races at Darlington and Charlotte. What has she been up to? There was an 8th place at the Texas Nationwide race. There have been appearances. Work for GoDaddy.com.
Dale Earnhardt Jr. had a revelation while visiting the White House on Tuesday.
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Goddess of NASCAR Danica Patrick is a lover of wine. She, along with husband Paul Hospenthal have acquired a very impressive wine cellar with over 1,000 bottles.
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Some wine drinkers are aficionados. Some are connoisseurs. Patrick jokingly refers to herself as a “wino.” Hers is a humble but fervent affection for a complex and increasingly expensive pleasure...
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