Not Your Mom’s Chardonnay

I’ll admit it. I was a Chardonnay hater. Even now, I would literally never walk into a wine shop and… read more

Bastille Day 2021

I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again, I love the classics – the French dishes that have existed… read more


Spring - this year more than any, the changing of seasons from the cold, gray, biting chill of winte… read more


Oysters. You either love them or hate them with a disgust seldom matched. There is rarely a middlegr… read more

Going the Extra Mile

Just outside of the posh little town of Healdsburg in northern California lie rolling hills covered… read more

Rules and Regulations

Rules and regulations. There are a ton of them for wine, especially in France when it comes to obtai… read more