Gallo Family Hearty Burgundy is a celebrity. It made the cover of TIME magazine in 1972. The spotlight of an article about the booming California wine industry. Wine critic, Robert Balzer, called the wine “….the best wine value in the country today” as it outscored more expensive California and French reds for the TIME board of Oenologists.
I am always seeking glassware that is fun, even a bit different. My latest obsession is the beauty of hand-etched wine glasses. I sometimes pretend I’m grown up and deserve a drinking vessel that doesn’t bounce off the floor, but I’m not so grown up that I’m ready to fork out the money for a […]
I received Masi Mascianco in order to facilitate an honest review. Looking for a lighter fare of food and some delicious wine? Masi Agricola, a leading Venetian producer of quality wines from Northeast Italy offers wine that can be enjoyed this Valentine’s Day or any day of the year. With Bonacosta(13.99), a light summer red wine, those […]
Easter is near and warmer weather approaching where entertainment will spotlight gatherings. For many, celebrations call for a bottle of wine. It is a bottle that makes any occasion one to remember, whether it’s an elaborate meal with lamb or juicy ham or just a brunch among a few friends. Google wine pairings and your […]
Everyone has that one family member or friend that just seems to have everything. I have several people like this in my inner circle, and it makes gift giving occasions a huge pain. I don’t want to just give some random knick-knack that will gather dust on an already crowded shelf, but what else is […]