September 5, 2010
blackberries

 I was at my local farmers market and bumped into a friend who informed me that there is going...

August 25, 2010
tasmanian sparkling wine

 I get so bored with the wines I am normally presented with at work. Napa Cab? Yawn. Another...

August 18, 2010
poonawatta estate

 Though I love white wines from Australia, I've become more and more disenchanted with the...

August 11, 2010
hofer zweigelt rose

I love rosé. If you can make a pink wine out of any grape and it's dry, I'm interested. So...

August 4, 2010
weinbach alsatian wine

I attended a tasting earlier this week that included a selection of Alsatian Rieslings from...

July 28, 2010
macmurray ranch chardonnay

If you've read any of my missives on the Foodista blog, you know I like weird, esoteric wines...

July 21, 2010
shaya verdejo spain

 I've always been a fan of white wines made from the Verdejo grape. It's the signature...

July 14, 2010
boeing wine club

I had the privilege of being one of the judges for the Boeing Wine Club's annual Winefest. It...

December 31, 2009
cocktail

What better to way to the year than with a cocktail bang! We've put together a list of some of...

December 23, 2009
zweigelt

Let's start with A, which stands for Anything You Like.  Drink what you like! ...

November 25, 2009
cocktail

So you are going to have a house full of guests and you know that everyone is going to arrive...

November 25, 2009

Lambrusco? Huh? That cloying, fizzy drink? Nope. Cast away your preconceived notions! The 2008...

October 27, 2009
hot spiced apple cider

While growing up Halloween trumped Christmas as the holiday I looked most forward to. It wasn't...

February 8, 2008
egg cream

I was born on a small island where people take food very seriously. Manhattan was then, and still...

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