Archive for June, 2014

Saratoga Shandy or Snakebite?

Saratoga Shandy or Snakebite?

Earlier this spring I was in Saratoga, NY for the "Taste of Upstate" festival which was a showcase for regional beverage producers, as well as food artisans and crafts people from the area. Afterwards, despite all the nibbles during the event, I felt I needed a substantial bite to eat.  Being just

06.26.2014| Event, Press Notes, Taster |

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More Than a Blanc Look

More Than a Blanc Look

Ten years after the movie "Sideways" elevated Pinot Noir to super star status on the United States wine scene, and with tens of millions of gallons of Pinot Grigio pouring down American gullets every year too, it is still a wonder that Pinot Blanc does not get quite as much attention as it should. I

06.14.2014| Media Reviews, Press Notes, Taster |

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