Hello and welcome to my weekly dig through the pile of wine samples that show up asking to be tasted.
Hello, and welcome to my periodic dig through the samples pile. I’m pleased to bring you the latest installment of
Welcome to my weekly roundup of the wine stories that I find of interest on the web. I post them
Episode 433 of I’ll Drink to That! was released recently, and it features Peter Liem. Peter, who lives in the
Episode 397 of I’ll Drink to That! was released recently, and it features David White, the founder of Terroirist.com and
Episode 355 of I’ll Drink to That! was released recently. It features Charles Philipponnat of Champagne Philipponnat, and offers a
The famous designers Charles and Ray Eames, in the employ of the then young company named IBM, once created a
Hello from the bottom of the samples pile. This is the latest installment of Vinography Unboxed, where I highlight some
Champagne Caps REIMS, FRANCE: The caps of opened French Champagne have become a hit with collectors and are on display
Where to begin with Dom Pérignon? It is a brand, a wine, and a historical figure welded into an idea
Ask most people to name a good Champagne, and most will likely stall after a couple of well known names
You might call me a born-again Champagne fanatic. There was a time when I didn’t care for the stuff, but
I need to come clean about something. It wasn’t too many years ago that I really didn’t care for Champagne.
I don’t know exactly when I was first told, but for years I’ve “known” that if you want to keep
I recently moderated a panel of Biodynamic winemakers for the SF Chefs. Food. Wine event that took place here in
Some of you may remember my little piece about one of my favorite holiday traditions, the DWR Champagne Chair contest,
Review by W. Blake Gray Great books are often the result of obsession. They have to be, considering the hours
The more good Champagne I have, the more it seems to me that you really get what you pay for.
It’s pretty rare for the two halves of my life to intersect. As some of you know, by day I