Scratch & Sniff Guide to Wine by Richard Betts

“Wine is a grocery, not a luxury.” —Richard Betts One of my amazing friends gave me this Scratch & Sniff Guide to Becoming a Wine Expert and I can’t put it down! I have happily read & sampled wines with it about 10 times since, so I thought it could be ‘wine-derful’ to share it with…

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Gift Ideas for Wine Lovers

Winos are the best! << Taken from the girl who is literally drinking a perfect glass while typing this… the same girl that insists on wine at football tailgates, dock parties, & {when in Rome} for breakfast. – Who loves life more than a wine lover? Here are a few ideas to shower them with…

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Rue Mag’s Wine Tasting 101

 Recently, I caught this article on Rue Mag’s Professor Rue series on a simply put, happy guide to no fluff Wine Tasting 101 with Bluxome Winery. Here are a few of the things I took note of: Swirl it up, baby. The swirl is imporant to let the fragrance of fruit fill the glass, starting…

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Halloween Wine Tasting!

So! I’m mentioned being a little busy lately, but I’d LOVE to throw a Halloween Wine Tasting, even if this is just a reminder for 2014’s Halloween. Woo! I’d create some funky, wry invites via Paperless Post (modified a touch). Serve these wines (from left to right) Poizin, Vampire, The Prisoner ( a Boulder /…

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Happy Weekend from Happy California Wine Country

Taking a weekend’s break from happy beaches, here’s a list of 5 fall things to do in fabulous California wine country, including Banshee’s new eclectic wine tasting room, Clos Pegase, and A summit estate tour and tasting at Jordan Winery. Found via this article from California Home + Design. Wish I could be there! Happy weekend,…

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