Raw, adjective: 10. not diluted, as alcoholic spirits: raw whiskey.
This could easily be Napa, or Sonoma, or even Santa Barbara, right? Nope. Try New Hampshire. The rolling slopes here at Flag Hill Winery. Sunset ceremony, hot bride and groom, great party, killer band, huge lobsters, bibs for everyone. And a smokin' officiant, obvs.
Best line of the night, spoken to this corn-fed preacher's daughter from the Great Plains: "So, do you do bar mitzvahs?"
My father would've gotten a kick out of that one. Rev. Rach strikes again.
And now, blistered feet from too much dancing, a surprisingly not-too-achy head, a bottomless vat of coffee, a few hours of mellow morning, and it's off to brunch and serious backyard pool action.
(Congrats, Laura and Gabe. XOXO)