Tag: Sommelier

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Vinography Unboxed: Week of 5/3/20

Hello, and welcome to my periodic dig through the samples pile. I’m pleased to bring you the latest installment of

I Want My Wine Apartment

One of the defining phrases of my generation will always be “I want my MTV.” I did, at one point,

The Funniest Wine Speech Ever?: Joshua Wesson Addresses the 2011 Graduating Class at IPNC

The International Pinot Noir Celebration in Oregon’s Willamette Valley that I attended last weekend was, true to form, delightful. This

Airline Wine: (Nearly) Everything You Wanted To Know

So there I was, sitting in Business Class on my way across the country, courtesy of an all-too-rare-these-days upgrade (thanks

La Paulee 2010 Grand Burgundy Tasting: March 13, San Francisco

Every budding wine lover faces what can often seem like a daunting mountain to climb. There are so many wines

Let the Good Wine Take a Back Seat

Last night I went out for dinner with a couple of colleagues from a business strategy course that I’ve been

Win Dinner for Six, Free Wine, and Vinography as Your Sommelier

One of my greatest joys in the world is turning people on to good wine. And I love when I

Robert Parker Watch Your Back

In the circles of wine lovers I travel in, many folks make a common observation about the evolving landscape of

Blogging From Paradise: Day 2 at the Aspen Food and Wine Classic

Day two of Aspen’s Food and Wine Classic was blessed with the same weather as the first. Crystalline blue skies,