//Engaging the senses

Engaging the senses

Rev Up Your Palate!

Whether you are a planner or take life as it comes day by day, it’s time to get out your calendar and make a few ...

By | 2017-10-30T10:26:34+00:00 March 25, 2015|

It Takes A Lot of Beer

When I first began writing in magazines about wine I was very excited to meet winemakers. I had toured wineries and learned all about the ...

By | 2017-10-30T10:26:35+00:00 April 2, 2015|

Springtime Sipping

It is nearly the official start of spring in the Northern Hemisphere, a transition time for winegrowers, wine sellers, and of course, wine consumers. In ...

By | 2017-10-30T10:26:35+00:00 March 18, 2015|

It’s Time for the Big Kickoff

Well, it’s about time! We wine lovers have been waiting for a few weeks now to have a chance to taste all the wines that ...

By | 2017-10-30T10:26:35+00:00 March 13, 2015|

Sheer Lunarcy

I am writing about wine and the moon under a clear night sky in a blast of lunar light (augmented by the illumination of a ...

By | 2017-10-30T10:26:35+00:00 March 5, 2015|

Que Syrah Shiraz

Que Syrah, Shiraz. We are in the midst of “Shiraz Week,” an event of monumental wishful thinking and very possibly, some satisfying drinking. The first ...

By | 2017-10-30T10:26:35+00:00 February 25, 2015|

Vega at the Apex

The wide popularity of Spanish wine today is a relatively new phenomenon. Today we sip cava at parties, have albariño with seafood and discuss Priorat ...

By | 2017-10-30T10:26:35+00:00 February 19, 2015|

I (Heart) Wine

Every wine writer dreads early February because we are expected to unabashedly pontificate about wines suitable for Valentine’s Day. Yes, that day is coming up, ...

By | 2017-10-30T10:26:35+00:00 February 10, 2015|