"Wine is so cool, especially Pinot Noir that translates the climate, the vintage, the soil and the vineyard management into the wine." - Ross Cobb talks terroir
- October 26, 2015Tags: ” italy , traverse city , timorasso “derthonaTo help with your entertaining, everyday casual dining, and gift-giving needs, here’s a list of 12 wines that we’ve especially enjoyed this year, along with some food-pairing suggestions.
- November 04, 2014Categories: FeaturesTags: tin barn vineyards , sonoma coastCertainly for me — and for many of my winemaking neighbors — a little romance has opened up a lot of possibilities. Embracing uncertainty has allowed me to celebrate unpredictability. Perhaps similarly, growers anticipate the weather each season.
- August 25, 2014Tags: vardo in the vineyard , sonoma coast , napa valleyThe cost of living in Sonoma is impossibly high. Many of my friends and colleagues, approach this problem by commuting, getting roommates, or beating a hasty path to the altar. My lifestyle solution was to live alone in an RV trailer, beholden to no one.
- August 11, 2014Tags: vardo in the vineyard , sonoma coast , amy tsaykelBrown thumbs are downright shameful for someone working in the wine business: I sample the fruit, help crush it into must, and peddle the wine. So why can’t I seem to grow the stuff?