Romancing the Rhones

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Greetings Rhône lover!  I have been fortunate enough to participate in another stellar event by Affairs of the Vine, as a judge.  As you may know by reading my posts, I love the Rhônes!  Over the past few months, we’ve tasted hundreds of  Rhône varitals from all over the U.S.    Last weekend, we had the final judging where the final scores were tallied.  The best of – read full article –

Pinot pinot pinot!

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It’s that time of year again!  When over 150 winemakers celebrate their love of the heartbreak grape in San Francisco on June 16th. The 8th Annual Pinot Days San Francisco brings together the most stylistically diverse, grape in Grand Festival that showcases over 500 unique pinot noirs from every region in the world. This event is a – read full article –

A long winter's night…**ZAP WINNERS ANNONCED**

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It’s that time of year again, where you curl up in front of your fake Amish fire (no wood burning here please, it’s Spare the Air!), open a big juicy zin, a good book, and your new furry slippers.  It’s cold here these days, and the damp chill of the morning fog makes it feel more like – read full article –