Purple highlights in the glass give away the varietal. There is blackberry and a stealthy invasion of funky earth on the nose, just enough to
If you are familiar with the history of American wines you’ve heard of the Mission grape. This was the varietal grown by the early California
I am a fan of unusual wines, especially when they are inexpensive. With the hundreds if not thousands of wines available on any city block,
Nostalgia is something to be avoided especially when what you long for is unworthy—such as a bottle of red wine enrobed in a straw basket.
The world is awash in good wine and at relatively affordable prices; which raises the question how low can you go and still fine something
The voice of the sea is seductive; never ceasing, whispering, clamoring, murmuring, inviting the soul to wander for a spell in abysses of solitude; to