Random thoughts about corkscews, gardening and mussels

There has been a lot buzz about Eric Asimov’s NYTimes article about a new $410 corkscrew, Code-38 Stealth.  At first… Read More

Humility, arm cramps and other benefits of the wine business

Day five of the MW seminar Today is where the rubber hits the road. The four days of preparation, yes… Read More

A bad day tasting wine still beats a good day at work

Day three of the trip, day two of the seminar Today began the blind tasting, or practical, part of the… Read More

Welcome To The Holiday Season

The holidays are here and that means it’s time to stock up on wine for gifting, drinking and stocking away… Read More