Category Archives: Miscellaneous

  • Why Your Next Vacation Should Be At A Vineyard

    These days you see the term self care everywhere and with good reason. We have learned that a little self care can go a long way to help us stay well in mind, body and spirit. Take some time off and spoil yourself with a dream vacation at Les Source de Caudalie located on the Grand Cru vineyards in Bordeaux, France. Surrounding yourself with a beautiful vineyard in a country specializing in romance is the perfect way to practice a little (or a lot) of self care.  Continue reading

  • What You Need To Know To Get The Most Out Of A Wine Tasting

    You want to enjoy a tour and wine tasting at a winery in your area but feel intimidated. Don’t worry, you don’t have to be an expert to enjoy a wine tasting. These events are an amazing way for you to get to know your local winery, learn a little bit about wine and to enjoy new wines. Read further to learn what you need to know before heading out to a wine tasting at a winery near you.  Continue reading

  • Wine and Winding Roads: Day 4

    I slept very well. For all of the embarrassment the unnerving loud sounds the electric air pump caused the previous night, my comfortable air mattress more than made up for it. I felt refreshed, the sun was already above the horizon with narrow beams Continue reading

  • Wine Trends for 2022 

    Over the past couple of years more people have been drinking wine at home. It was the glass we poured to sip after we turned off the computer for work, to make late lunches and dinners at home feel special and to virtually celebrate births, weddings and anniversaries. Through the changes over the past couple of years wine has been the drink of choice to help us celebrate the little and the big things in life. Let’s look at some of the trends that we will see in 2022. Continue reading

  • Wine Advent Calendars – Happy Holidays!!

    This holiday season don’t struggle to find a holiday gift for the hard to shop for relatives or friends, the popular wine advent calendar is the perfect gift. These aren’t the Advent Calendars from your childhood with chocolate goodies behind each door. These calendars have grown up and behind each door you will find a lovely little bottle of wine. A perfect way to relax after a long hard day of holiday shopping. Read further to discover 7 delightful advent calendars for the kid at heart in your life. Continue reading

  • Seasonal food and wine pairings

    Fall is here and with it all of the wonderful produce that we’ve been waiting for all year. Pumpkins, squash, apples and pears appear on grocery shelves and end up in our carts. You may be wondering what wine you should be pairing with all of the lovely savory and sweet dishes that will be showing up on your dinner table. Below we will review 3 of the most popular fall foods bursting with flavors and offer wine suggestions to serve with the savory and sweet dishes made with your fall bounty.  Continue reading