Summer Wine

It’s hot. It’s in the 90s in New York, and these masks and bandanas are keeping the heat pressed aga… read more

Bastille Day

You gotta give it to the French, they got a few things right: beautiful castles, Haussmannian archit… read more


No region in France seems to capture the hearts of wine professionals quite like the Jura. With its… read more

Independence Day

Happy Independence Day! This year, in usual Fourth of July fashion, all across America people will b… read more

Chasing Memories

Six o’clock and the city was clearing out. The cruise ships, tour groups, and all other visitors for… read more

​Fermentation and Esters: The Quick Version

Fermentation. All the best things are fermented. Your coffee, chocolate, bread, beer, cider, mead, k… read more