Back in November, I had the opportunity to visit the beautiful country of Portugal. I can't believe it had taken me so long to travel to this stunning European country! I was invited to taste and tour through the southern wine region of Alentejo, where some of the most popular Portuguese blends are produced. Boy,... Continue Reading →
My latest Vino column in Biscanye Times is all about decoding the bubbly of Champagne. Check it out for tips on choosing your next bottle for the holidays -- like how to read the label to understand what you are getting! You can find my article in print or online at BiscayneTimes.com.
My latest Biscayne Times Vino column is available online and in print. This month, we are exploring some bold bottles for your holiday table. It's all about Napa Cabernet! Check out the article to find inspiration for your upcoming holiday hosting and drinking! Bella Union is one of the cabernets I feature in Biscayne Times.... Continue Reading →
My latest Biscayne Times Vino column is about a winery in Chile called Viña Los Vascos. Check out the article to learn more about this Chilean winery, its iconic wines, and which major player in the industry has invested in the business. Philippe Rolet is the Estate Manager for Viña Los Vascos. Image courtesy of... Continue Reading →
My September Vino column in Biscayne Times covers four of the wonderful wineries in Israel. Have you tasted any Israeli wine lately? Let me know! If not, it's time to explore. Send me a message for some recommendations, or sign up for my email list for wine-related news and upcoming events in South Florida. You... Continue Reading →
I'm a little late to the game posting my August Vino column in Biscayne Times here on the site. This month, we visit a few Italian white wines that should be on your radar. We're thinking beyond Pinot Grigio with these light and refreshing bottles. Perfect for an end-of-summer night. Take a look, and let... Continue Reading →
It's hard to deny the refreshing quality of a crisp Sauvignon Blanc in the summertime. In my July Vino column for Biscayne Times, I cover a few bottles of Sauvignon Blanc from around the world that are perfect for summer sipping. This is my 5th anniversary wine column with Biscayne Times. Time sure does fly!... Continue Reading →
National Rosé Day is celebrated the second Saturday in June each year. Although, I believe in keeping the celebration going year-round. Especially in Miami, where we literally rosé all day everyday without needing anyone's permission. My June Vino column in Biscayne Times offers some suggestions for a few bottles of perfect summertime rosé. You don't need... Continue Reading →
My May Vino column in Miami's best newspaper, Biscayne Times, covers a few great bottles of Cabernet Sauvignon from Argentina and Chile. Find it in the "Dish & Drink" section of the paper online or in print. You can read The Case for South American Cabernet Sauvignon article HERE. Photo courtesy of Bodega Catena Zapata.
I love writing about places I love. Especially places I love in France. In 2021, I was lucky enough to travel to France twice between July and October. After the first trip to Gérard Bertrand's jazz festival in July, I told myself that I definitely wanted to dive more into the Languedoc region of southern... Continue Reading →