All posts tagged "wine"
IMBIBE: A Chile Summer
Experience the world-class wines of Viña Montes. JACKSON HOLE, WY – If you enjoy wine regularly, then you probably already know there are bargains to be found at wine stores in the South American wine section—especially those...
- Posted July 5, 2016
IMBIBE: Barbecue + Beaujolais
Don’t overlook this light red wine for the backyard bash. JACKSON HOLE, WY – With Fourth of July festivities just a few days a way, a lot of us will soon be tending to the barbecue. I’ve...
- Posted June 28, 2016
IMBIBE: Virtually Umbria
Tasting the Italian wines of Tuscany’s little sister. JACKSON HOLE, WY – On June 9, I took part in a virtual wine tasting. The wines I tasted were an array of reds and whites from Umbria, a...
- Posted June 14, 2016
IMBIBE: Rosé Respect
Finally, the pink hued wine is drawing the mass recognition it deserves. JACKSON HOLE, WY – I am so pleased to see rosé wines inhabiting larger and larger sections of our local (and national) wine stores. I’ve been...
- Posted June 7, 2016
IMBIBE: Portuguese Dynamo
Spain’s neighbor to the west is an affordable wine mecca. JACKSON HOLE, WY – As was the case with wine from Spain over the last couple of decades, table wines from Portugal—especially red ones—are beginning to attract...
- Posted May 31, 2016
IMBIBE: Eastern Accomplices
Sake, wine and other pairings for a perfect sushi meal. JACKSON HOLE, WY – When pondering the question of what to drink with sushi it’s helpful first to chuck a few myths overboard. First, sushi is not...
- Posted May 24, 2016
IMBIBE: Be Kind to Your Wine
Storage dos and don’ts for that precious vino. JACKSON HOLE, WY – I still rue the day I opened a prized bottle of French Burgundy I’d been saving for a couple decades. Not too surprisingly, when the bottle...
- Posted May 17, 2016
IMBIBE: Dramatic Alto Adige
Italy’s northernmost wine region. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Like many other Italian wine enthusiasts, I relish the Italian white wines from Alto Adige. And so, I (and, I assume, others) am baffled by the lack of those wines...
- Posted April 26, 2016
IMBIBE: Chalk, Rocks and Roederer
The soil and sizzle of Roederer Champagne. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Louis Roederer has long been among my very favorite Champagne houses. So, when presented with an opportunity to enjoy a personal tasting and tour of Roederer’s...
- Posted April 5, 2016
IMBIBE: The Art of the Wine List
What would you serve at your restaurant? JACKSON HOLE, WY – Recently, a Cape Cod-based friend and colleague of mine asked for my input in creating a wine list and inventory for a new restaurant. Naturally, my...
- Posted March 23, 2016