Vacation Times 2022 – Part 1 of 3, “Wines found in Washington”

The start of a miniseries of foodie discoveries and fun while on vacation! And of course, we begin with my top two wines of the week.

Wine Reserves, Part 2/4: Let’s Hear it for Local Wine!

Face it — Colorado makes great wine! Tonight I open up a bottle purchased back in 2019, advertised as a table red blend. Will it still hold up after three years in storage?

Wine Week, Part 3/3: “Phylloxera, the Great Destroyer of Vines”

After discussing the history of one of any vineyards’ many bogeymen, I conduct a comparison tasting of two examples of South Africa’s signature grape: Pinotage.