My wine mentor and colleague, Tylor Field III, is embarking on a trip to Sonoma Valley this weekend. And since I can’t be there with him, I thought I’d share a few wine tips from that region. Location Sonoma County lies between Napa County and the Pacific coast, and is bordered on the north by MendocinoContinue reading “Sonoma County Wine Tips”
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À votre santé! #ChardDay
Did you know? It’s #ChardDay! I’d like to step outside of the U.S. and celebrate French white wines. French whites, often referred to as “Frenchies”, are the well loved wines made from Chardonnay grapes. “Frenchies” are full, fresh, elegant. and delicate. Taste a New World Chardonnay along side a French Chardonnay and you’ll taste what IContinue reading “À votre santé! #ChardDay”
Raise a glass to #LanguedocDay!
If you follow my blog or tweets, then you know that there’s a soft spot in my heart for kitschy foodie holidays (it’s the perfect excuse to try something new and to take part in online discussions). Well, today’s no exception… It’s Languedoc Day! A little background: Languedoc (pronounced “long-dock”) wine region is located inContinue reading “Raise a glass to #LanguedocDay!”
Basic Champagne and Sparkling Wine Tips
There are certain holidays and special occasions that call for bubbly… Valentine’s Day, New Year’s Eve, Weddings… but I’m a strong believer for any-occasion champagne drinking. Can’t agree on what wine to pair with your dinner? Attending a company cocktail party? Getting together with friends on a Saturday afternoon? Champagne or sparkling wines are theContinue reading “Basic Champagne and Sparkling Wine Tips”