Trick or Treat, Halloween and Impressive Young Lions

I'm too nervous about the election to write on my blog although it has been a full and fun wine week. I have never seen so many Masters of Wine in the same room as I did at Wednesday's Young Lions Seminar moderated by Serena Sutcliff, MW and attended by Jancis Robinson, Mary Ewing Mulligan... Continue Reading →


Brunello Vote

I am not a huge fan of the whole Brunello controversy story, meaning I am pessimistic that attitudes and habits will truly change in the long run but a fellow blogger Jeremy Parzen on his eclectic and varied blog Dobianchi has been following it assiduously since the beginning. For information on today's vote, check out... Continue Reading →

Amarone & Dad

Although today is Friday and I try to write about women in wine on Fridays, it is also my dad's birthday so I am going to write about one of his favorite wines - Amarone. Before we began drinking wine together though, we went fishing together. A bonding experience. He taught me to put worms... Continue Reading →

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