Best Wines of Lockdown

31 May, 2020
Best Wines of Lockdown

As we can all agree, 2020 feels like the longest year ever and we are only half way through as I write this post. Here in Vermont our stay at home order went into effect mid March and luckily we are slowly opening up a little more each week. At times this pandemic has seemed very surreal, almost like I am in a bad dream. Unfortunately, it is very real and has taken a huge toll on all of humanity across the globe. The silver lining however is that it has forced many people to reevaluate their priorities and has allowed them to spend precious moments with their families that they may not have gotten otherwise. Dinnertime in my house has been the highlight of the day. I really enjoy cooking and as many of you already know I love drinking wine! The wine buying has increased quite a bit over the last few months. Between curbside pickup, free shipping offered from some favorite wineries, and the fact that all of our grocery stores have a pretty decent selection, I've been able to acquire some old favorites as well as some new finds. Below are what I feel are the best wines I've had during the Covid-19 lockdown. These are… Read More >>

Wine Adventures

Wine Around Italy-Our Italian Honeymoon

Wine Around Italy-Our Italian Honeymoon

30 January, 2016

  For me nothing compares to Italy.  I love the sites and tastes that a trip to this beautiful country offers and have been extremely fortunate to visit on three separate occasions.  Our last trip was in October for a 10 day honeymoon with stays Read More >>

Wine Tastings

Best Wines of Lockdown

Best Wines of Lockdown

31 May, 2020

As we can all agree, 2020 feels like the longest year ever and we are only half way through as I write this post. Here in Vermont our stay at home order went into effect mid March and luckily we are slowly opening up a Read More >>

California Wines

Clos Du Val Three Graces

Clos Du Val Three Graces

24 February, 2020

Years ago during my first visit to Napa Valley we stopped by Clos Du Val winery with friends for a tasting. Clos Du Val is family owned and has an important history in Napa wine.  (If you are a wine geek like me, you may Read More >>