wine culture

Le Rêve du Champagne: The Champagne Dream

When my wife got the chance to work an event in Jasniereres, in Northern Touraine, it was the ideal...

Nov 11 · 6 min read >

Discovering Lanzarote: An Alien Volcanic Wonderland

On today's exploratory journey, join guest author Zach Wright in discovering the vines and wines of Lanzarote, an...

Jul 6 · 6 min read >

Wine Trends Vol.1: The Rise of the Acid Lover

Welcome to Wine Trends, a tongue-in-cheek look at the world of wine and its inhabitants. Today, we're talking acid.

Jun 25 · 3 min read >

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 >

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 >

Cellar Door Hospitality: a Tasting Room Associate tale

What is it like to work in the wine country and pour/talk about wine for a living? It's not...

Apr 24 · 8 min read >