Grapes & Grains – Paso’s Newest “Bank”

It has possibly the largest selection of wines, beers, and spirits I've seen anywhere. I think it has as many wines as my favorite winery, Albertson's.

What Are Your 99 Wines? (Part 10)

What was I willing to do for limitless access to 100-point wines? The answer was… anything.

48 Hours Away – Time in the Great Southwest! (Part 2)

Although Zach had told me about the Sky Ute Casino and its beauty, I had no idea until I saw it in "real life."

What Are Your 99 Wines (Part 9)

Their eyes remained closed for what seemed like an eternity as they rolled the wine over their palates.

48 Hours Away – Time in the Great Southwest! (Part 1)

While the drive was much longer than it should have been, the scenery was stunning and impossible to photograph while driving.

What Are Your 99 Wines? (Part 5)

My mom is one of the most remarkable women I have ever known. In truth, she is my former mother-in-law, but she will always be my mom.

Educational Taste of Excellence – CDF Annual Fundraiser

I threw my bids in because there were a couple of items I really wanted. Included was a hockey stick signed by all of the Vegas Golden Knights. I didn't win. Dammit!

What Are Your 99 Wines? (Part 4)

"Hot sake is the leftover dregs used for the Western palate. Americans will drink anything if they are convinced it is exotic."

What Are Your 99 Wines? (Part 3)

There is probably a special circle of Hell reserved for vegetarians and vegans, and it is in Argentina.

Armenia at Ada’s!

The addition of a year in oak gives the same grape more of a Malbec-esque or Syrah-like character (yeah, I know they're different, but work with me here).

What Are Your 99 Wines? (Part 2)

“I drink Champagne when I’m happy and when I’m sad.  Sometimes I drink it when I’m alone. When I have company, I consider it...