Category Archives: Wine tastings/events

Roth Estate Winery Visit
California
October 28, 2019

Roth Estate Winery Visit

On my recent trip to San Francisco to visit my little sister and her newly expanded family, we took a day trip to Sonoma to visit two properties in the Foley-Sonoma portfolio: Chalk Hill Estate Winery and Roth Estate Winery.  Roth Estate Winery was our Read More >>

Chalk Hill Estate Winery Visit
California
September 17, 2019

Chalk Hill Estate Winery Visit

  I just got back from a fantastic extended weekend in San Francisco!  A few years ago my little sister left me in NYC to relocate to the West Coast.  It’s been difficult not seeing her as often as I would like.   Now that my Read More >>

Anniversary Long Island Wine Weekend
Long Island
October 9, 2016

Anniversary Long Island Wine Weekend

Last weekend my husband and I celebrated our first wedding anniversary.  When he suggested we go to the Long Island wineries for the weekend I of course jumped all over the idea.  In my opinion there is really no better way to spend a weekend Read More >>

Wines of Spain Tasting
Spain
May 17, 2015

Wines of Spain Tasting

As many of you know I love nothing more than to head to Court Street Restaurant in Hoboken, NJ on a Saturday afternoon for a themed wine tasting.  The most recent that I attended was Wines of Spain.  Since these wines tend to be favorites Read More >>

A Taste of Zagat Wine 2014
Wine tastings/events
May 19, 2014

A Taste of Zagat Wine 2014

Last Friday my fiancé and I attended our second Zagat Wine tasting. A few years ago he gave me a membership to the Zagat Wine Club for my birthday and we can’t say enough positive things about it. Held at the Metropolitan Pavilion in NYC, Read More >>

Puro Wine
South America
April 21, 2013

Puro Wine

I recently paid a visit to Puro Wine for the Chilean Wine 101 tasting class led by their wine educator Jake Pippin.  Puro Wine is the world’s only all Chilean wine store located in NYC on Grand Street in Soho.  Established in 2009,  it features Read More >>

Be Your Own Wine Expert
Wine tastings/events
February 24, 2013

Be Your Own Wine Expert

For most people drinking wine is a pleasurable and relaxing experience however the process of selecting what wines to enjoy can be a very daunting task.  Wine stores and restaurant wine lists can be intimidating and at times overwhelming for any wine novice.  Instead of Read More >>

Napa Valley Trip 2011
California
December 4, 2011

Napa Valley Trip 2011

This past August my boyfriend Andrzej and I were finally able to take a trip to California and tour Napa Valley.  I decided to tack the trip onto my Vegas business trip so we would have three full days of tasting to do.  Not a Read More >>