The Top Ten Wines of 2014 for Fine Press Fans

Though one must be very careful to not turn their favorite fine press book a deep crimson by accidental spilling, there is nothing like an appropriately chosen, hand-made, artisan fine wine to enhance your reading pleasure! So, for the third year running, I present my favorite ten wines of the previous year, despite having to admit how much wine I tried in the previous twelve … Continue reading The Top Ten Wines of 2014 for Fine Press Fans

Meditations on Wine, with Thoughts by Great Authors

{ed note, this is a re-print of an article I wrote for a former blog} I often get asked why I have such a deep fascination for wine (as if collecting 1,500+ bottles represents some sort of problem!).  I can understand some bewilderment if one thinks of wine as a drink, something akin to soda, beer or a martini.   But wine’s allure does not come … Continue reading Meditations on Wine, with Thoughts by Great Authors