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September 26, 2018

Combatting Swirl Envy One Glass at a Time

Robert Hall – Tour, Winery, Caverns, and Tasting

Robert Hall founded the winery in 1999 with his wife and grew it to become the fifth-largest in the region, winning numerous accolades including Golden State Winery of the Year by the California State Fair in 2010.

Koehler Winery – History and Tasting

Winemaker Colin Murphy and Vineyard Manager Felipe Hernandez collaborate regularly to ensure the quality of the fruit improves from year to year.

Epoch Estate Wines: A Winemakers Vision of the Future

I’ve found that, where concrete highlights minerality in the wines, amphora aging imparts a grounding, earthy effect.

The Bucket List, Changes, and Us

it's okay to still have stuff in your bucket list, no matter how old you are, or even if you think that you've done it all. You haven't.

Changes, They Are A’Comin’!

I often tell people that if you live in Las Vegas – or thereabouts – and you are bored, then you are doing something wrong!

NEVADA Bourbon! ‘Murica!

It's always a surprise for people to learn that Bourbon is America's Whiskey, not just Kentucky's

What Was Your Wine “Road to Damascus” Moment?

Recently, I attended a weekly tasting with a group of friends at a wine shop, which we affectionately call “Church.” 

Changes, They Are A’Comin’!

I often tell people that if you live in Las Vegas – or thereabouts – and you are bored, then you are doing something wrong!

HOCKEY!!!! No Wine This Time!

Philly fans have a less-than-stellar reputation in comparison to more sedate fans. Like in New York, for instance.

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Vegas Weather

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Back Home in Rhode Island – the Restaurants!

I'm originally from Rhode Island, so every summer I head back home for a visit. This year as with every year, I was not disappointed.

The Girls’ Wine Weekend – Morro Bay!

As far as things to do, you can kayak, paddle board, take a few different boat tours, hit the beach, drive the coast, and my all-time favorite, taste wine!

Honeymoon, Africa, Cape Town, and Wine! (Part Four – Stark-Condé and Tokara)

However, it was the sign in front of the vines that proved the most disconcerting. It read: “Leopards in the Fynbos.”

Changes, They Are A’Comin’!

I often tell people that if you live in Las Vegas – or thereabouts – and you are bored, then you are doing something wrong!

2017 – Wine, Home, Plans, #VegasStrong

I read tweets and FaceBook inquiries from worried friends asking if I was "okay." Okay from what? I turned on the TV and was unprepared for the horror.

Burn, Baby, Burn! My BlueStar Range Review.

And then there was the stroke of serendipity that changed everything.

Mice and Men and Geeking Out. The Return.

I just need the blessings of the software/web deities and hope they don't let me screw up.

ICA* + BBF* = Iron Chef Showdown – A Few Observations

I can finally watch Food Network again without cringing. Too much.

Binge-Watching Bartending – YouTube Nirvana

I began my foray into the bartending world by starting as a barback. It was easily the hardest work I’ve ever done for less than minimum wage in my life.

A Tale of Three Rosés

It's spring, and as we cruise into summer, I'm already starting to taste my favorite summer wines. That would be, of course, Rosés!

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