Incredible Cabernet Sauvignon from Hawk and Horse Vineyards

Hawk and Horse Vineyard was founded in 1999 by the Hawkins and Boies Family in Lake County California, just slightly north of Napa Valley.  This family operated vineyard and ranch is … [Read more...]

Wine of the Week – Conn Creek Malbec Rosé 2016

My summer months are spent lounging in my backyard with friends and family and sipping refreshing rosé wines.  In the month of June I took a deep dive into rosés by participating in #WineStudio(an … [Read more...]

Transported to New Zealand – Explore the Wines of Villa Maria

As a wine lover, the first thing that comes to mind when I think of New Zealand is Sauvignon Blanc.  Sauvignon Blanc has almost become synonymous with New Zealand.  When I had the opportunity to taste … [Read more...]

Exploring the Wines of Ferrari-Carano

I recently had the opportunity to explore the wines of Ferrari-Carano via an online virtual tasting with Executive Winemaker Sarah Quider and Chelsea Kurnick, wine specialist with McCue … [Read more...]

Wine Event of the Year – Auction Napa Valley 2017

Auction Napa Valley is in full swing.  Savvy wine lovers call Auction Napa Valley the must-attend charity food and wine event because it brings together Napa Valley’s extraordinary wines, evocative … [Read more...]

Put on Your Rosé Colored Glasses – Top 12 Rosé Wines

It is Memorial Day and summer is just around the corner and that means the official start of the rosé season.  It is time to put on your rosé colored glasses and stock up on the seasons best pink … [Read more...]

Summer Fun in a Can – Launch of Sofia Brut Rosé

Rosé in a can is so glam when served up Hollywood style.  Recently I had the opportunity to attend the launch party of Coppola Winery’s Sofia Brut Rosé.  The spring soirée was held on the patio of … [Read more...]

Tres Sabores – Napa’s Hidden Gem

I recently received my first shipment of wines from Vinfluence, a monthly wine club delivering exceptional handcrafted artisans wines from boutique wineries.  There are many monthly wine clubs, but … [Read more...]

Springtime Entertaining – The Perfect Honey, Wine & Cheese Pairings

Spring time is the perfect time of year for entertaining, whether it is a book club gathering, a barbecue party or a picnic.  Warm weather means more time with friends and family.  Cheese boards are … [Read more...]

Step Back In Time – A Travel Guide to Cuba

Cuba and most notably Havana is the gem of the Caribbean. Havana in its present day is absolutely fascinating.  Bustling with rich history, art, culture, music, and nightlife.  The streets are bright, … [Read more...]