If there is one thing I get teased about above all else, it is the fact that I always wear a sportcoat. In fact, it wouldn’t be far from the truth to say, that literally not a day goes by… Read More ›
Wine talk that knows no boundry.
The 2013 Ridge Vineyards Sommelier Symposium: It Was The Best Of Times The 2013 Ridge Vineyards Sommelier Symposium began on Monday, May 20th, just shy of 9am, on the Monte Bello Crush Pad, under a glowing Santa Cruz Mountains sun…. Read More ›
In Which The Ridge Wine Blogger Is Called Upon To Discuss A “Cantilever Sensor Array-Based Diagnostic Device” at Stanford …
Ok, that’s not actually entirely accurate; in fact, I was actually called upon to speak AFTER discussion on a “Cantilever Sensor Array-Based Diagnostic Device.” Which is essentially the story of my “giving a talk at Stanford”; a story I have gleefully deployed for weeks… Read More ›
Ridge Vineyards is adding ingredients to its back labels. ~ ~ “Simplicity is the final achievement. After one has played a vast quantity of notes and more notes, it is simplicity that emerges as the crowning reward of art.” –… Read More ›
Because you can. You see, due to the magic of technology, Paul Draper can be beamed right into your living room –this Friday night– for a live wine tasting. And you can be beamed into his. ~ Virtual Winemaker Tasting… Read More ›
The Historic Vineyard Society (HVS) has a Mission Statement I think we can all get behind: HVS (Historic Vineyard Society) is a non-profit, 501 C-3 organization dedicated to the preservation of California’s historic vineyards. HVS’s Mission is accomplished through educating… Read More ›