Then have we got an event for you! Kick off your week right with a Ridge Vineyards tasting at California Wine Merchant in San Francisco. Join Ridge’s Christina Donley Monday, October 18 from 6 to 9 for a sampling of single-vineyard… Read More ›
Wine talk that knows no boundry.
To me, it’s like a chant, a hymn to the divine. The drone of a low D string, the hum of Uilleann pipes. A numerical mantra, viticultural sutra. The relentless march of an Underwood’s clacking keys, the thump-tom-thump-tap-slide of a walking doghouse bass…. Read More ›
For those of you who’ve been following our blog, you may know that we have launched a new event this year, our quarterly Wine Bloggers Tasting. (For more about this, and run-downs on the previous two editions, please click here)… Read More ›
Perhaps you’re familiar with the acronym ABC. Not the Jacksons song, nor a Sesame Street bit. No, I am referring to that subset of the wine-drinking public whose disdain for Chardonnay is so intense it has led them to become part of… Read More ›
From one of our great friends at the Astoria Wine Group comes proof yet again that, fundamentally, Monte Bello causes true love. Monte Bello; it’s the Viticultural Make-A-Wish Foundation, the Genie in the Bottle, The Magic Lamp; not so much Kevin Costner’s… Read More ›