Rodney Dangerfield of Wine From an October 5, 2016 article in Forbes: "The #MerlotMe movement dedicated the month of October to the Merlot grape—a varietal that has suffered the slings and arrows of outrageous movie lines (read: Sideways) for far
I was approached by Lee from and asked if I would be interested in reading an early edition of Vertical: Passion and Pinot on the Oregon Wine Trail by Rex Pickett. Am I the Right Person? I was a bit
Champagne, Champagne I love those little bubbles Champagne, Champagne Though they get me into trouble Lord, how I wish it would rain Champagne, Champagne, Champagne ~Dada Who doesn't love Champagne? The sound the cork makes as it pops. The tiny
When Beth of travelingwinechick won last month's #MWWC, she won the right to choose this month's theme and she chose Solitude. The first thing that came to mind was it probably isn't a good thing to be in solitude and drink wine.
Jack be nimble, Jack be quick Take a ride on the West Coast kick Holiday road Holiday road Holiday road Holiday road Is there anybody who is reading this post and doesn't know what movie this song belongs to? If
Did someone say "Chardonnay?" I LOVE Chardonnay! In fact, it was a 1992 Ferrari Carano Chardonnay that was my ephiphany wine. The wine that all other wines are held up to. So when Benson Marketing contacted me to ask if
Today, is April 17th. It is a beautiful morning with the weather finally being Spring like. It is a cool morning, but the sun is bright and shining and it is going to reach a wonderful 72o. All of that
Last month Ted of The Drunken Cyclist won the Monthly Wine Writing Challenge #23 (#MWWC23) and just like all previous winners of the Challenge, his “reward” was to choose the theme for the following Challenge (in this case #MWWC24). He decide on the theme
I was contacted by Benson Marketing Group prior to Valentine's Day and asked if I would be interested in sampling some wines that were perfect for Valentine's Day.  I thought about it, [rather quickly] and accepted.  My first post Need A
You're off to great places. Today is your day. Your mountain is waiting. So get on your way! ~Dr Suess There are a lot of life lessons in his books and lucky people are able to see past the rhymes and recognize his