Do You Know Petit Verdot?
Primarily used as a component in Bordeaux-style blends, Petit Verdot could use a champion or three. I found a trio of winemakers who take this grape beyond the blend, making it the star of the show. My first article for SevenFifty Daily takes a look at Petit Verdot through three winemakers: Kevin Morrisey, Ehlers Estate, [More]
How To Drink Red Wine in the Summertime
I went to one of my favorite spots for wine in Seattle, Le Caviste, to meet up with Dana from Foodie Saveur. Was it hot outside? Yes. Did I drink red wine? Indeed. Dana was so intrigued by my willingness to drink red wine during a day of elevated temperatures she asked me to share [More]
Red Wine and Chocolate: A Confession
What are my true feelings about red wine and chocolate? Honest Cooking interviewed me to find out about this topic and all things wine and Valentine’s Day. My favorite wines for Valentine’s Day? I’ll give you a hint: think about what is meaningful to your partner rather than worrying about which type of wine is [More]