//Engaging the senses

Engaging the senses

A 2016 Wine Strategy

As I prepare to teach a round of wine courses for WSET (Wine & Spirit Education Trust), I’ve been thinking quite a bit about how ...

By | 2017-10-30T10:26:34+00:00 January 20, 2016|

Tasting by Brand

The centerpiece of VeritageMiami each year is the wine tasting we hold at Shops of Merrick Park, a gather that routinely pulls in more than ...

By | 2017-10-30T10:26:34+00:00 January 13, 2016|

Bubbles for the New Year

I must admit I have mixed feelings about the strong identification of New Year’s with Champagne – I know Champagne is a popular way to ...

By | 2017-10-30T10:26:34+00:00 January 6, 2016|

A Stress-Free Party

Let’s look at both wine and spirits for holiday entertaining. For spirits, you’ll have a great party if you master one element: drinks need to ...

By | 2017-10-30T10:26:34+00:00 December 30, 2015|

Last Minute Wine Santa

The holiday season is fully upon us and I imagine (at least, I hope) I am not alone in discovering that there are a couple ...

By | 2017-10-30T10:26:34+00:00 December 23, 2015|

Colors of the Season

Here we are in the holiday season where everything, it seems, takes on hues of red and white, from candy canes to a surprisingly controversial ...

By | 2017-10-30T10:26:34+00:00 December 16, 2015|

Getting a Head with Craft Beer

As anyone who attends all the events of VeritageMiami can tell you, beer is a booming business. For the past few years, we’ve opened our ...

By | 2017-10-30T10:26:34+00:00 December 9, 2015|

Thirsty in the Wine Bar War Zone

Wines of Chile is a great advocate of this South American country’s rapidly evolving wine industry, and this week they are bringing their efforts to ...

By | 2017-10-30T10:26:34+00:00 June 16, 2015|

A View of the Eternal

My colleagues and I recently wrapped the 20th annual VeritageMiami, an event that combines equal parts of exhaustion and exhilaration for all of us who ...

By | 2017-10-30T10:26:34+00:00 May 1, 2015|