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Wine, Words & Wednesday, No. 52

 know, it’s not Wednesday.  I’m late. The dog ate my blog post.  No?  The truth??  I’m having one of those stop-the-ride-I-want-to-get-off kind of weeks. Three

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Wine, Words & Wednesday, No. 36

Edgar Allen Poe is creepy and unhinged.  Deliciously so.A pioneer in the short story form of literature, Poe often blurred the line between genius and insanity for effect.  Admittedly,

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Wine, Words & Wednesday, No. 17

It’s still National Bourbon Heritage Month . . . and I’m not done drinking bourbon observing just yet. This week’s words come from William Faulkner, often considered one

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Wine, Words & Wednesday, No. 11

This week’s wine words come from Katherine Cole, wine columnist for The Oregonian newspaper.  Last fall, Good Food Revolution conducted an online interview with Katherine.I read these words, and immediately

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Armchair Sommelier Wine Tasting Guide

Spice up your next party with our FREE wine tasting guide! Learn what to look, smell, and taste for while appreciating your favorite bottle. We’ve also included a printable tasting notes template and a tasting wheel.