I very recently had the great pleasure of hosting some key members of The Gang of Pour (more on this visit soon!) here at Monte Bello, and in their company was one Wes Barton, who is probably becoming more and… Read More ›
Stories about, or suggestions for, wines and special occasions!
Just a quick peek at our First Friday doin’s …
Ok, it didn’t actually walk in, at least not by itself. It came in the company of my new two favorite people in the world, Judi Rosenthal and Peter Dalena. What wondrous folks! They drove all the way up the… Read More ›
In a previous post from just shortly after the Wine Blogger’s Tasting, I noted some wonderful wrap-ups from three of our attendees, Amy at WineBookGirl, Dave at Santa Cruz and Santa Clara Valley Wines, and Liren at Kitchen Worthy, all of… Read More ›
The title of the post says it all: Ridge Tasting: Iron Chevsky vs. Robert Parker I love it! Gary “Iron” Chevky took right to heart the paradigm of this particular tasting, a compare-and-contrast between our own respective palates (this being… Read More ›
Today was another one of those great days when into my inbox comes a heartfelt and wondrous story about one of our wines, and how it found its way through the mists of time into someone else’s life. These moments… Read More ›