How about a little humble pie for Sunday morning brunch, say you? I've just had a hot, steaming pile of it friends, and trust me - it's not tasty. The gap of passionately drinking, sharing and loving ALL things of the wine world versus becoming a student of wine in order to think and drink … Continue reading What I’ve learned so far. Or rather, not learned.
“The Kitchen Confidential of wine: Read this book, and you’ll never be intimidated by wine—or wine snobs—again.” ~Madeline Puckette, co-author of Wine Folly In the world of wine, just as life in general, one cannot literally "know it all". Wine especially, is like that. In its entirety, wine is an infinite source of history, artistry, … Continue reading Book Review: “Cork Dork”
"To seek, to strive, to find, and not to yield." ~ Quote is the final verse of Lord Tennyson’s Ulysses Tell me wine is NOT a great thing of tumultuous beauty - I dare you - and then I'll call you insane. In all my studies, tasting room tours, vineyard visits, literary explorations, conversations with … Continue reading Dare to think. Differently.
Being from Paso Robles, being in love with wine, being ever proud of my physical and intellectual thirst of all things wine, I gifted myself today with a ridiculously priced but stunning hard cover coffee table book about the region that I know well and still call my home. As I venture farther and farther … Continue reading Hedonist: a person who believes that the pursuit of pleasure is the most important thing in life; a pleasure-seeker.