A plaque remaining from the Big Apple Night Club at West 135th Street and Seventh Avenue in Harlem.

Above, a 1934 plaque from the Big Apple Night Club at West 135th Street and Seventh Avenue in Harlem. Discarded as trash in 2006.

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Entry from September 09, 2018
“Everything happens for a Riesling”

"Everything happens for a Riesling” is a wine saying that has been printed on many images. “Riesling” might sound a bit like “reason.”

“‘Everything happens for a Riesling.’ #MisheardCliches” was posted on Twitter by Jane Espenson on January 11, 2010. The saying became very popular by 2014.


Wikipedia: Riesling
Riesling is a white grape variety which originated in the Rhine region. Riesling is an aromatic grape variety displaying flowery, almost perfumed, aromas as well as high acidity. It is used to make dry, semi-sweet, sweet, and sparkling white wines. Riesling wines are usually varietally pure and are seldom oaked.

Twitter
Jane Espenson
@JaneEspenson
“Everything happens for a Riesling.” #MisheardCliches
2:38 AM - 11 Jan 2010

Twitter
TheLegendsLeague Inc.
@legendsleague
Everything happens for a riesling.
10:41 AM - 31 Jul 2010

Twitter
Jordan Peterson
@dysolution
Everything happens for a Riesling.
9:19 AM - 6 Oct 2010

Twitter
Lynfred Winery
@lynfredwinery
My new philosophy in life: Everything happens for a Riesling. #wine
12:51 PM - 24 Aug 2011

Twitter
Puke Lerry
@sandroNOTsandra
“Everything happens for a riesling.” --Courtney Cox, in Cougar Town, I’ve never seen it
12:55 AM - 2 Oct 2013

NYup.com
Upstate New York’s best winery: Nominate your favorites
Updated Sep 5, 2017; Posted Sep 5, 2017
By Allie Healy ,
syracuse.com
Everything happens for a Riesling.

OCLC WorldCat record
EVERYTHING HAPPENS FOR A RIESLING : your not so fancy-pants guide to wine.
Author: GRACE DE MORGAN
Publisher: [S.l.] : VINTAGE AUSTRALIA, 2018.
Edition/Format: Print book : English

Google Books
Title Everything Happens for a Riesling Journal Notebook: 100 Pages 6 X 9 Blank Unlined Sketch Drawing Art Paper Diary Planner Funny Wine Quote
Author Rengaw Creations
Publisher CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform, 2018
ISBN 172118788X, 9781721187881
Length 100 pages

Elite Daily
40 Wine Puns For Captions, To Give Your IG Feed A Taste Of The Good Life
BY JASMINE VAUGHN-HALL
JUNE 7 2018
(...)
26. “Everything happens for a riesling, right?” — Unknown

24 August 2018, Morning Edition (NPR), “Portland Artist Mike Schneider Makes His Own Boyfriend”:
NOEL KING: Good morning. I’m Noel King. A few months ago, Mike Schneider, an artist in Portland, Ore., took maybe not the art world but at least Instagram by storm. Sick of bad relationships, he made a boyfriend out of empty wine boxes. He called the box-boyfriend Franz and posted pictures of them shopping and making dinner. Now, he says, he and his wine boxes are engaged. As Schneider put it, everything happens for a riesling.

Twitter
Rebecca Cannizzaro
@beccataylor26
Exploring California: Everything Happens for a Riesling http://bringingbackbecca.blog/2018/09/03/exploring-california-everything-happens-for-a-riesling/
8:12 AM - 3 Sep 2018

Posted by Barry Popik
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