I taste and drink a lot of wine (surprise!). Why do you care? It means that I have a lot of wine reviews I share on Delectable, a wine review app. Obviously, not everyone is on the app (available for iPhone only right now). It’s also too many wines to write individual reviews on here.… Read More Weekly Wine Roundup 12/7/15
New Blog Post: #Wine is #Memory; Maybe Memory is Wine. @valavineyards… Read More Wine is Memory; Maybe Memory is Wine
#EastCoastWine #CabFrancDay #wine… Read More Weekly Wine Roundup 11/30/15
So I was going to write a blog post, and then I stumbled across this gem by Ron Washam, aka Hose Master. And damn it…what am I supposed to write about now? He killed all of my proposed ideas for a wine blog post. To be honest, ironically I was writing a post earlier today… Read More Merlot, Football,and Roast Beef
Considering the news and world happenings lately, San Bernardino, CA being the most recent, gun violence has been on my mind, as I’m sure it has been on yours. It’s hard to sit here and write about wine when there are tears over the senseless deaths of so many. So instead I raise my glass in… Read More Gun Violence: What is The True Problem?
I have a love/hate relationship with Cabernet Franc, yet I own six bottles of it. There must be something about the varietal that is drawing me in. In celebration of the first annual #CabFrancDay on December 4th, I felt required to taste four of the six Cabernet Francs that I owned. I know…it’s a hardship.… Read More Tolino Vineyards…Cabernet Franc or Not?
A couple in their mid-30’s walked into the winery one day to do a tasting. The man, who I’ll refer to as Guy, strode up to the bar with the woman, who I’ll refer to as Bibi, on his arm. He immediately asked me, before I even had a chance to say anything, if we… Read More Stop Playing It Safe