Winephabet Street: Episode 11 K is for Kabinett

Winephabet Street: Episode 11 K is for Kabinett

Welcome to Winephabet Street Season 1 Episode 11. Winephabet Street is a monthly series where Lori Budd of Draceana Wines and myself work our way through the alphabet exploring wine and wine regions on letter at a time. The show is live on the third Monday at 8pm and...
Spring into Summer with Hess Select Wines

Spring into Summer with Hess Select Wines

It’s that time of year when I begin to drink more white wines. In our home the saying is if it’s light outside, it’s a white. I was excited to taste some of the Hess Select whites, especially after tasting some of the reds. (see previous post here) To celebrate Spring...
Happy Sauvignon Blanc Day

Happy Sauvignon Blanc Day

Today, May 4th is the day we celebrate the Sauvignon Blanc. A grape that is grown all over the world and produces a nice crisp and acidic wine. Some regions more acidic than others. It is the 8th most widely planted grape. Sauvignon Blanc is the parent to Cabernet...
The Arrogant Frog Returns

The Arrogant Frog Returns

I don’t know what it is about this frog but I am beginning to fall in love with him. I don’t know if it’s his daper look or the scents he gives off. In any event, The Arrogant Frog paid me a visit with his new Lily Pad Pink which is 100% Rose of Syrah from the...
The Tim Tam Experience

The Tim Tam Experience

What I love most about visiting a winery is meeting the people behind the scenes and learning new things. Bonus if it’s fun and challenging. In this article we are going to learn about the Tim Tam Experience which at first I was hesitant, but really enjoyed it and so...