Wine, Food, and the Victory Garden – Wapisa S.B.

Virtual Wine Tasting and Meeting 2018 Wapisa Sauvignon Blanc - Patagonia Our Vintage Wine Tasting Club has been meeting via Zoom every two weeks since the Stay-in-Place went into effect on March 17. This last meeting was about white wines and what to sip on a beautiful summer day. We also … [Continue reading]

Black Stallion Chardonnay

Black Stallion Napa Valley Chardonnay 2018 2018 Black Stallion Napa Valley Chardonnay - 90 Points The 2018 Black Stallion Napa Valley Chardonnay is one that will please the palate of California Chardonnay fans. It is bold, but not over the top. It is a full complement of Chardonnay flavors, … [Continue reading]

Screw Top Wine – The wine bargain hunter’s curse

I am reposting this article that I initially published in 2012. It is all about how to open a screw-top bottle of wine. The interesting think about this video is its recent popularity. There are now over 42,000 views of the this YouTube video. I am … [Continue reading]

White Wine – Try Something Different

Picpoul de Pinet

The beautiful 2018 Montmassot Picpoul de Pinet - $10.99 Picpoul De Pinet During this crisis, we are expanding our horizons. We are trying new things, hobbies, and other stay-at-home activities. How about expanding your wine horizons. Get out of … [Continue reading]

Online Wine-Buying Tips

online wine buying tips

We are buying wine online like never before. Winebusiness.com reports that online sales of alcohol are up 234% over the previous year. The wineries are closed, and so are many wine shops. Many of us are sheltering in place and not about to enter … [Continue reading]

Mother’s Day Wine

Sparkling wine for Mother's Day This Mother's Day will be far different for mothers world wide. No dining out, no big family gatherings, and lots of social distancing. Someone has to cook Mom a fancy meal and pour delicious wines for the Mother of … [Continue reading]