So, here's the thing. Have you ever had two worlds crash? Everyone who knows me knows that I am a wine lover. I love learning new things about wine. and that is good since no matter how much you know
While having a conversation with another winery owner, the topic of bottle capsules came up. We questioned the idea of "naked bottles." (I am not sure if that is the technical term, but that's what I call bottles without a
Ok. I have not been on my soap box for a long time, but I feel obligated to step on up this week. Anyone who knows me knows that I am a scientist at heart. I enjoy talking about it
Anyone in the wine industry can tell you that not only is the three tier system archaic, but it is a royal pain in the A$$! Wineries outside of the United States often describe trying to import wines to the United
It was a warm sunny day in late June. I was sitting outside enjoying the weather and doing what so many of us have been doing since the pandemic began... sitting in on a Zoom meeting. But thankfully, this meeting
Moldova is a small European country that has a history rich in winemaking. October 3rd and 4th, they will be celebrating that tradtion with their National Wine Day and my wine loving, blogging friends at World Wine Travel ( #WorldWineTravel )
The wine world is full of so many cool things! It is a world that reminds you every day that no matter how much you know, there is always something new to learn. A world that is filled with tiny
There is so much to learn in the wine world. Some are easy to remember and some are a bit more confusing! Let's take Montepulciano d’ Abruzzo and Montepulciano for example. ⁠ Montepulciano is named after the village in Tuscany
As some of you may know, Debbie Gioquindo and I host a monthly wine education program called Winephabet Street. In case you are unaware of the series, every month we take the next letter of the alphabet and pick a
There is something about wine that intimidates people when they first begin to enjoy it. That is something that has always bothered me. Wine should be enjoyed and shared, it shouldn't be scary. But I totally get it. It's easy