The first few wine books I bought when I started wanting to know more about wine were not much help. They had a lot of…View More The Librarian’s Bookshelf
When someone starts getting serious about wine they tend to start drinking more expensive, usually drier wines; wines with more acid and tannin. They…View More Starter Wines
You would think that by calling a blog “Those Someday Goals,” I would already have a laminated list. It turns out that while I do…View More Defining Those Someday Goals
I’ve flirted with Los Olivos for years, but other than a quick drive through town, I had never stayed to sample the wares. That…View More Looking for a New Wine Getaway? Try Los Olivos!
Yes, it’s true. Today is National Drink Wine Day. I wouldn’t lie to you about something this important. Today is the day where you get…View More How Are You Celebrating National Drink Wine Day?
We had the privilege of being introduced to Josh Ruiz, and his Twisted Roots label, before dinner during our stay at the Hyatt Regency Monterey.…View More Discovering the Twisted Roots of a California Winemaker
Last year I visited Holman Ranch with an eye toward finding a fantastic event venue. There is no doubt that Holman Ranch is the ideal spot not only for…View More Luxuriating at Holman Ranch
There is no shortage of things to do in Carmel-by-the-Sea, and if it is your first escape to this lovely town, the choices may seem overwhelming.…View More Tips for Your First Trip to Carmel-by-the-Sea