An introduction to wine

Have you ever wondered about those gods of the wine world who can identify a wine in a blind tasting – even to the vintage year? How do they do it – and could you do so also? What about those wines getting 90 or more points in magazine reviews – why does nobody ever...

The Best of Friends?

Some grape varieties seem to like certain other varieties. They both do well in the same terroirs. To think of just a few: Viognier and Syrah are both characteristic of the Northern Rhone river region in France (and are blended, white and red, to make the famous...
Solar Eclipse – August 21st

Solar Eclipse – August 21st

Yes – we are open for the Solar Eclipse! Come join us on our property as we watch 98% of the total solar eclipse. We will be open our regular Monday hours, 12:30-5:30 PM. There will be no formal admission fee and no ticket needed to enter our property for the day....

Up in the air with wine

Are you flying long distance soon? Does your selected airline serve wine to passengers in your section of the plane, free or otherwise? So, is that wine any good, or just cheapo stuff with a fancy label? If you are lucky enough to be in the front of the plane on an...