//Engaging the senses

Engaging the senses

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|

Ready for Your Closeup?

In this age of the ascendancy of social media, it is hard to persuade people you’ve done anything if you haven’t tweeted about it and ...

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

Tasting with a Plan

VeritageMiami, the annual beer, wine and food event that benefits United Way of Miami-Dade, is nearly here. Actually, for those of us who stage it, ...

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

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|