Why is the western coast called the Left Coast? I mean it really matters what direction you are looking from, doesn't it? It's only the Left Coast if I'm facing North. If I face south, the Left Coast becomes those
Wines are all about  soil, climate and the vines. Their interaction is what makes each wine unique. Locations brand understands this but strives to break the rules of appellations. Blending across all of the major appellations, to create wine that represents
The name Calla Lily comes from a Greek word for beauty. At some point during the 19th century, flowers began to be associated with the expression of specific feelings and the stunning cone shaped calla lily became the symbol of
House Lannsiter, one of the Great Houses of Westeros, was one of the richest and most powerful families in the Seven Kingdoms. It sat high above on Casterly Rock that overlooked Sunset Sea. The Lannisters home was the Red Keep
I have never had sake in my life. I am not really sure why, but I just never have. I love going to hibachi houses where it is often served, but I always stuck with the familiar beers on the
Places get bad raps. It is inevitable. People see only a portion, and create a description of a whole. They hear something and without even taking the time to research it themselves, they adopt it as the truth. This is,
That's right! Today is #MalbecWorldDay! If you are anything like me, you have a stash of Malbec somewhere in your home, but if not, there is still plenty of time for you find a bottle (or two) in order to
In January, our #winePW group visited Argentina! (virtually) Unfortunately, my wine got lost in transit and didn't arrive in time for the chat. I wish I got to visit in real life, but that is one of the amazing things about
Over the past month or so, I have delved deeply into my wonderful experience in Hungary. I guess when you are so moved by an experience you want to share it all, every moment of it! I hope you are
There is a saying " Do one thing and do it well." This could be the motto of Chablis.  A very specialized and unique winegrowing region in Burgundy, France. A region that consists of 28,715 ha, approximately 3% of the French