Vegas Wineaux

I'd just had my hair done and was feeling pretty good! Since leaving The Day job, I've renewed my passions for both wine and writing.

My Articles!

Paso Robles Trip – Beach Day!

It was overcast and beautiful, and I'm sure that if I walked like that every day, I'd rediscover and reclaim my waistline.

Just a Quick Note!

One of my pet peeves as a wine person who writes is seeing statements about wine that are so wrong they make my eyes sweat.

Let’s Talk Dune 2021

Before I even begin, I have to say that Timothée Chalamet is the closest to my mind’s version of Paul Atreides.

Interruption

Uncle Leroy (retired military) survived Covid-19, but other pre-existing and older health conditions finally took their toll.

Central Coast 2021 – We’re Random!

And we finished up in Pismo Beach (PISMO BEACH!!!!) at the Cracked Crab.

Reading, Writing, and Wine

I decided to write my first book about stuff I know, which, along with Vegas and California being my base locations, included wine and food. Because SB and loin chops ain't a thing.

Living in Las Vegas – The Real is Surreal. Really! Redux!

Las Vegas can easily be considered a city just like any other city. We even have a Main Street. How much more Americana can you get?

2016 Hug Cellars Pinot Noir – The Best This Year

Now that I've sipped a glass or two of this lovely Pinot, excuse me while I get a towel and a cigarette. Yeah. It's that good.

So. Where Ya Been?

So what's going on now in my life? In a word, reboot. Reset. You know it feels when you've had a great nap and wake up refreshed? Yeah. That.

Tin City Block Party, Part One – Before the Party

Who knew that you'd have to have an appointment to interview some wineries on BLOCK PARTY WEEKEND?! Sheesh!

Spit or Swallow? A Tale of Two Sexes.

As I have discussed on several occasions with friends, guys naturally learn icky stuff. Who can hock a loogie the furthest? Who can most legibly write one's name in the snow? Who can flamethrow lit flatulence the furthest?

My Favorite Winery(ish) – Part Deux

Several years ago I wrote an article about the "largest winery" in Paso Robles. That "winery" is Albertsons, located at 3rd and Niblick, near the 101. That was Part One. We're baaaack!