Archive for December, 2011

Vermont Route 107 Opens

Vermont Route 107 Opens

Some thought it could not be done, and others had hoped for it a while ago.  In any case, a lot of hard work by contractors, and the state, have put our local highway back on the map.  Happy new year, and drive safely!

12.29.2011| Press Notes, Video |

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VT x SWFrance x NYC

VT x SWFrance x NYC

A couple of weeks ago, just before the holidaze set upon us, I had the opportunity to participate in a virtual tasting of wines of South West France, with Master Sommelier Fred Dexheimer. Fred is a bona fide rock-star-rising in the wine universe, and when it comes to singing the praises of the hi

12.26.2011| Event, Media Reviews, Press Notes, Taster, Video, Wine Making |

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Happy Holidays 2011

Happy Holidays 2011

With so many wine writers and bloggers producing top 10 - 100 lists, book recommendations, gift suggestions, and the like, I thought it might make sense to do it the other way, and show off some of the gifts that we've received, and gratefully accepted. We always like to get wine, and I never l

12.24.2011| Press Notes, Taster, Video |

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Dumping before we are Dumped upon.

Dumping before we are Dumped upon.

UPDATE: Word is that RT 107 will officially open for traffic, the afternoon of Thursday December 29th! The roadwork on Vermont Route 107 continues, and while the crews are taking the holiday off, they have been working during every daylight hour, in all kinds of weather, trying to get the last br

12.24.2011| Press Notes, Video |

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Got Wine?

Got Wine?

Here at Vermont Wine Media, we are very happy to bring you a positive story about the winemaking waste called pomace, after recently passing on the news about how dangerous it can be if not disposed of properly. At the end of that post, I tongue-in-cheek suggested that maybe there is Vermont Made gr

12.9.2011| Media Reviews, Press Notes, Wine Making |

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