Drink This; Luzon, Petit Verdot

Drink This; Luzon, Petit Verdot

Don't ask me to tell you about myself. Do you know why I say that?  Because you know exactly what you want from me.  You KNOW what your are going to get before I answer the question.  And, I don't even know how to answer that question.  Do you want the run down of my [...]

Drink This: Stop the Beringer Hate

Drink This: Stop the Beringer Hate

Mood, history and feelings.  Most of what leads us into our situations.  Wine is no different. What kicks off in your brain when I say Beringer Vineyards?  I'll tell you- white zinfandel.  You see yourself perched in front of that huge glass door (cold box) in a wine shop wondering what jug you will choose.  It's [...]

Drink This! Locations Series from Orin Swift Cellars, “Corse”, Vermentino

Drink This!   Locations Series from Orin Swift Cellars, “Corse”, Vermentino

The best ideas come at breakfast. The best ideas also come from teachers of very little people.  Maybe it is because they need to twist ideas into a simple form, making sense to a young mind, or maybe it is that my mind grabs on to what they are saying; not sure. Over pancakes, Jackie, friend [...]