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Chill Out! How Chilled Should My Wine Be?

Chill Out! How Chilled Should My Wine Be?

How Chilled Should My Wine Be? It’s the debate that has persisted since the dawn of wine: what is the optimal temperature to drink wine?Getting wine to an ideal temperature is an important part of bringing out the maximum potential a wine has to offer. Think of...
Red Wine Chocolate Cherry Cake

Red Wine Chocolate Cherry Cake

From Pastry Tales With Cherry season in full swing, our favorite collaborator at Pastry Tales had a special recipe in mind. If you love wine & chocolate, you are sure to love the recipe. The chocolate cake creates an ideal match for fresh cherries. The cake is...
Los Carneros – The Valley’s Coolest Sibling

Los Carneros – The Valley’s Coolest Sibling

Rewind back to 1981, Napa Valley is established as America’s second AVA. An AVA, or American Viticulture Area, is considered a specific wine-grape growing region that is distinguished by the unique soil, topography, and climate offered by the appellation. Within...
Who moved the goal post?

Who moved the goal post?

This is the month of goals, aspirations, re-starts and optimism. What I find challenging is the feeling that the goal post might have been moved, without my knowledge. It’s similar to that missing sock that never emerges from the dryer…it’s so clear...