And she was fair as is the rose in May -Samuel Coleridge And she was fair as is a Rosé in May -Christopher Watkins What do you think of when you think of elegance? And what do you think of when… Read More ›
Wine talk that knows no boundry.
For a thorough refresher on Part I, please click here. As to a summary, it was the 3rd anniversary of our blog going live. And it was the birthday of the late, great jazz bassist Paul Chambers. To celebrate, a… Read More ›
Classics: The Gospels of Pauls The following summary of our recent and very special Wine Bloggers Tasting is broken up into two parts: in Part I, I run down a description of how the tasting was constructed, and in Part… Read More ›
Greetings! We’ve just a couple of seats left available for our very special anniversary edition Wine Bloggers Tasting this Sunday, so if you’re still interested in attending, let us know as soon as you can! Please click here to see… Read More ›
Beautiful location? Lytton Springs. Check. Amazing wine? Ridge Vineyards, at Lytton Springs. Check. NEW Amazing Wine? Ridge Vineyards, at Lytton Springs. Check. Uber-rare, intoxicatingly rarefied, cellar offering amazing wine? Ridge Vineyards, at Lytton Springs. Check. Pizza? Check. Gourmet, artisan Pizza?… Read More ›
If you wish a little nudge to get you into your excitedly anticipatory place in advance of this evening’s Virtual Winemaker Tasting, check out this behind the scenes footage from this morning’s wholesale edition … (for best video results, please… Read More ›
Tonight’s the night, we’ll make history … – This is it folks, let the lantern of history shine on the mountain of the mojo of the magic of the vine! And say unto yourself, “Self, I feel it’s time you asked… Read More ›
Why You Should Do Something Special On April 13th, Like Joining Us For the Virtual Winemaker Tasting!
Because it’s the day that Handel’s Messiah had its World Premiere. Because it’s the day the Metropolitan Museum of Art was founded. Because it’s Samuel Beckett’s birthday. Because it’s Al Green’s birthday. Because it’s the day Hank Aaron made his… Read More ›
It’s not necessarily how it sounds; The Tasting Mat. It’s not a physical location. It is, however, a physical object. It’s your guide through the tasting. And as such, it’s a very important document. Page 1. Three wines. It begins…. Read More ›