Today is a beautiful day in Cortina without a cloud in the sky. VinoVip 2013 has an interesting program of seminars and tastings. I opted for the blind tasting this morning and seminars in the afternoon. It will be interesting to see how I do in this competition.
This week I am dedicating my blog to New York. I lost a member of my family recently who was a true New Yorker - a Brooklynite and Dodger fan at the outset of his life, an inhabitant of the West Village for decades and an attorney on 42nd Street/5th for most of it. New... Continue Reading →
Happy Easter to those celebrating today. I love Easter and was looking to buy Peeps this morning but could only find pink ones. I can't abide pink food unless it is strawberry ice cream so no peeps for me. What to pair with peeps and an Easter brunch? Moscato is actually the only wine that... Continue Reading →
This is going to be a mega wine weekend of events with Snooth's People's Voice Awards. I am looking forward to it and will be tasting away. To purchases tickets to the event go to: Eventbrite.
Carmignano. I just like to say that word. It sounds sexy to me and sensuous. Kind of like the wine in my opinion. It's hard to pronounce and I remember when I first discovered it 20 years ago I was proud to be able to say it correctly. The wines are made close to the city... Continue Reading →
I'm starting a new series on this blog as I move into a new phase of my wine life, entitled "How To...". This first post is about wine tasting and I would love to hear others opinions on this theme so please chime in, if you have the inclination. I think about this issue a... Continue Reading →