Monday Musings: White Wines for Winter

As the year rolls on, everyone always talks about big reds as the winter approaches or sparkling wines. I like winter whites as an evergreen theme as well.Not only because I work with many white wine clients but because I like to pair white wines with a huge variety of foods. 117 more words


The History of Chilean Wines and Why They Are So Popular...

Did you know that Chile is the world’s 5th largest wine exporter, with 100 wineries?! The country is known to be a “world class wine destination… 494 more words

Chile Travel

D'Angerville 2013 Volnay Premier Cru

Yes-Yes-Yes it was easy to drink, fresh as expected and a very good Volnay.

(94+ Points)


Pradeaux 1985 Bandol

This was a good surprise: yes a very well made bandol with true character of the vintage, it was fresh and alive.

(95 Points)


Holidays Have Begun: Celebrating With Les Dames D'Escoffier

I just got home from a holiday party held at Loi Estiatorio for Les Dames d’Escoffier. Maria Loi the owner is a dame of long standing. 70 more words


Christmas shopping

Many years ago when I was posted to the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan for the holidays I would fly back to Canada with a stop in London with British Airways. 314 more words