Wine Wednesday: New World Wines – South Africa and Nelson Mandela

Today is Nelson Mandela's 94th birthday. I remember the day he was released from prison perfectly. I remember how happy I was to think he was free. Thinking of all he has done in the ensuing years, since that day, is truly beyond inspiring. Would that the world had more people like Mandela. South Africa... Continue Reading →

Italian Regions: Piedmont – Indigenous White Varietals

This week's indigenous variety post is a bit delayed on account of a long birthday weekend, mine. I love my birthday and always have since I was a little girl. As a child, presents used to arrive in an old red wagon. As I grew older the gifts got smaller and more exquisite. As an... Continue Reading →

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