Influencer Status – Reviewing Ravines Wine Cellars
Want to learn more about wine from the Finger Lakes in NY, and Ravines Wine Cellars? The POD and I taste three wines, and want to tell you all about it….
Creating A New Narrative With Catena Zapata White Stones Chardonnay – Which Personal And/Or Wine Story Do YOU Choose?
YOU paint your own picture – in and out of your wine choices. How does that picture shift into a new journey? Let’s discuss who we are NOW, and how we navigate a few pricy wines.
Catena Alta Chardonnay Fantasmas
Last night, yet again, I couldn’t sleep. This isn’t a Covid thing, this is a Susan thing. I don’t have a problem falling asleep; on the contrary. Once the day is over, once I can sit on a couch with a Nexflix agenda – I’m out. I start to stir at 3 or 4 AM.…
Lapostolle Life Vest – Thanks For The Save
Sometimes, you just need to keep going. Keep your head down, be introverted as all hell, do what is necessary, and hope that your magic carpet will appear very soon. My carpet has just arrived; but stuff happened, and stuff was real. What about that – the in between? What happens to you when you…
My Ambivalent Mind and Cakebread Chardonnay
Current Mood: I wake up to uncertainty, confusion, my heart a little in the wrong place, vacancy of comfort, hungry as hell, and making the biggest attempt to go into the hustle of the wine world without tears streaming down my face. Some self help homies would tell me that this is where I should…
Vernacchia Caught In My Up Swing
Reflection isn’t important – it is the soul essence of who I was, am, and will be. It is helping my heart vibrate and live again. Yes, live again. When I think of myself in the last four months, I imagine a cartoon character; grey in color, a “South Park” body with limbs that don’t…
I’m Liking What Everyone Else is Liking – Some Silver Oak Love
One of the biggest questions that I get asked, as a wine professional, is my opinion on the wines that have secured their feet in the sand as “wine fan” favorites. I am here to admit that I do not regularly drink Sassicaia, Tignanello, Penfolds Grange (that may be a lie), Caymus – you get…
Identity Consequences; Wine and You, Friend – Reviewing Bodegas La Casa Luculo
Identity, hmmmmm… are you living your painful truth? Is it agonizing to live with your surface thoughts? How many times have you filtered yourself, sent the over anxious text, flirted on the edge of just being inappropriate? (guilty) I don’t agree with the fact that you cannot take responsibility, as an adult, for adulting. We’ve…
Breathing In My Ugly – Drinking Illumination Sauvignon Blanc
I”m told that you can find beauty in all things, that it is in the eye of the beholder, there is beauty in the ugly, that someone will see your beauty deep within you…is this all a crock of shit? Sometimes, we gotta live in the ugly. In the REAL ugly – not the messed…