If you’re in the LA area, and you love wine and food, I bet I know where you will be this weekend! Continue reading
So I was mistaken in my #SauvBlanc Day post in saying that Chardonnay Day–that day to celebrate wine made from Chardonnay grapes– is the last Thursday in May when in actuality it is the Thursday before Memorial Day weekend which this year is actually NOT the last Thursday but this Thursday May 22. Continue reading
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When you think of wine from Rioja, Spain, you think red, right? and then maybe tempranillo?
But there is more to Rioja than red wine or tempranillo (even if tempranillo is over 75% of the region’s planted grapes!)
A few weeks ago, Que Syrah Sue and I participated in #riojabuzz where we tasted a $15 white wine from Rioja, the 2013 Cune Monopole and a $25 bottle of red wine from Rioja, a 2004 Tempranillo Gran Reserva. Both were delightful and a good value. Still in the Rioja mood, a few days later, I opened the 2010 Cune Rioja Crianza. Continue reading
Since May is Bike to Work Month, the second week of May is Bike to Work Week, and Friday May 16 is Bike to Work Day, this bike would be the perfect one for wine bloggers and wine lovers!
Just think about it! Maybe you need to do a little wine blogging or tweeting right after work? Or maybe you’re doing #winechat this Wednesday May 14 from 6-7pm with Napa Valley’s Cairdean Estate?
Just pack up your glasses and your wine and you’ll be set!