The Perfect Holiday Gift for your Brunello Lover

You have a wine aficionado on your holiday gift giving list.  Well what wine lover does not love Brunello di Montalcino.  Give your wine lover a gift that keeps giving.  Club Brunello by Select … [Read more...]

Cameron Hughes – A Modern Day Négociant

 Cameron Hughes Wine - "Great wine doesn't have to be expensive." If you are not familiar with Cameron Hughes Wines this is your chance.  This holiday season if you are out shopping for a Napa Cab … [Read more...]

Winter Whites – Discovering South Africa’s White Wines

My love affair with South African wines started a year ago when I visited the Cape Winelands.  Forty miles east of Cape Town lie some of the most picturesque wineries in the world.  I was immediately … [Read more...]

Wine of the Week – Ferraton Père & Fils Great Value Rhones

As a loyal and passionate Syrah fan, the Rhone Valley is one of my favorite region and the wines of Ferraton Père & Fils are often my go to wines for everyday drinking.  They deliver wonderful … [Read more...]

A Day with Debra Mathy – Winemaker & Game Changer

It is not often that you get to spend the day with a winemaker in New York City.  I had the opportunity to not just have lunch with Debra Mathy, but then continue with her into the evening at BNY … [Read more...]

Exploring Bordeaux’s Sweetness

In Bordeaux along the Garonne River, you will find a micro climate so distinct that it is one of the few places in the world that can produce the most illustrious and luscious sweet wines.  Sweet … [Read more...]

Experience the Renaissance of Cru Beaujolais

"Everyone has friends on Facebook, but your best friends are around the table with you sharing good food and wine." - Jean-Francois Pegaz from Domaine Baron de l'Ecluse Cru Beaujolais wines are … [Read more...]

Cain Vineyards – Exploring Napa’s Complex Geology with Chris Howell

In all my years of traveling to Napa Valley, I had not had the opportunity to visit Spring Mountain.  The thrilling, hilly, twist turning drive up Spring Mountain to Cain Vineyards & Winery … [Read more...]

Acker Merrall & Condit Launches Its Fine and Rare Wine Concierge & Club

Acker Merrall & Condit is the oldest wine shop and premier auctioneer in the country. Acker Merrall founded in 1820, has been run by the Kapon family for generations. Last week John Kapon, … [Read more...]

Somms and Sliders – Napa Wines paired with NYC Burgers

Napa Valley Vintners has partnered with some of the best restaurants in NYC to bring you the third annual Somms and Sliders program.  Starting today October 20th to November 5th 2017, some of  New … [Read more...]