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Bernat Voraviu and the Ancient Vines of Forgotten Spain  

Bernat Voraviu is one of the most restless and hard-working people in wine. His countless endeavors and projects include...

May 20 · 7 min read >

Varietal Exploration: Assyrtiko Around the World

All hail King Assyrtiko, ruler of Mediterranean varieties! After a lengthy month-long dive into Greek wines this past month...

May 6 · 8 min read >

California Assyrtiko with Perlegos Family Wines

Welcome to “The Next Great Varietal” series, where we explore unique wines from unique grapes made by remarkable individuals....

Apr 4 · 7 min read >

30 under $30: Affordable Wine [Vol.2]

Moving on to “30 under $30 affordable wine” part two, AKA: wines you can drink daily on the budget...

Mar 30 · 6 min read >

30 under $30 Reasonably Priced Wine [Vol.1]

Does reasonably priced wine of real quality actually exist? A recent article on CNBC quotes a “sommelier who’s tasted...

Feb 26 · 6 min read >

Varietal Exploration: Aligoté

As I sit at my desk, a glass of Ramonet Bouzeron at hand, I can’t help but ponder the...

Jan 26 · 6 min read >

Behind the Label[Vol 2]: German Riesling

“You know lately I’ve been into other wines too…I mean…lately I’ve been really into Rieslings… You like Rieslings, Rieslings?”...

Dec 25 · 7 min read >

Wines of the Heart [Vol.3]: California

You know what they say… “California knows how to party.” On this journey of exploration, we dive into...

Nov 28 · 4 min read >

12 Things Learned During the 2022 Harvest

A few notable findings from working production in the Napa Valley during Harvest of 2022, to give insight into...

Nov 14 · 6 min read >

The Hitchcockian Hospitality Horror: The Birds

AKA Hitchcockian Wine Horror Hospitality horrors are not hard to come by, especially in an environment such as a...

Aug 27 · 4 min read >