We Are Experiencing Technical Difficulties

Annoyance of annoyances. We’re hoping you’re not experiencing the glitch that’s been popping up when you click on one of our post’s actual pages. But if you are, please let us know, including which browser (IE, Firefox, Chrome) that you’re … Continue reading

The Last of our WBC14 Posts. We Hope.

The Wine Bloggers Conference last July was indeed a rich experience, with good friends to be made, lots of great information and even more wonderful wines. But there was one problem – and we know we’re not the first to … Continue reading

WBC 14 Speed Tasting: Ooo, Do We Go With the Bad Boy or The Sensitive One?

Speed Dating – we mean Tasting continued. When we left you last week, we had just finished some highlights of a round of white wines – all insanely yummy – while attending last month’s Wine Bloggers Conference in Buellton, California. … Continue reading

Speed Tasting at the Wine Bloggers Conference – Oh, You Little Flirt!

You’re in a hotel ballroom, the noise level is rising like the tides, and just when you get to like one, the next one shows up. Is this any way to build a relationship? Well, the nice folks at the … Continue reading

Italian Wines are Simply Great

The problem with a good trade tasting is that most of the wines we tasted are not available to the public. Yet. At least, we hope that eventually most, if not all, of the wines we tasted at Simply Great … Continue reading

Local Hot Spot and Why Drink Wine by the Glass

It’s seriously too bad that French Wine Week, as celebrated around the world by Sofitel, the French hotel chain, happened in the middle of the Fall TV Season Premiere Week. With up to four shows premiering a night for two … Continue reading

Wine and Travel, A Philosophic Musing (We’re Blog Hopping with Generation Fabulous!)

We’re participating in the monthly Generation Fabulous Blog Hop again. After you’re done reading, please check out some of the other great blogs on Transformative Travel: The wanderlust is kicking in again. This is no mere “gee, I could use … Continue reading

Review of “Wine Wars” and finding your place on the wine wall

Mike got really excited about the book Wine Wars: The Curse of the Blue Nun, The Miracle of Two Buck Chuck and the Revenge of the Terroirists, so he’s writing in his own voice today with a short review: I know we don’t … Continue reading

A Father’s Day Toast To My Dad

We’re participating in the Father’s Day Blog Hop with the Generation Fabulous website group. We encourage to check out the other posts below – touching, funny, all that good stuff. But because the theme is “I’m My Father’s Daughter Because…” … Continue reading