Blending Quimera with Santiago Achaval

Blending Quimera with Santiago Achaval

Born in Rochester Minnesota, Santiago Achaval moved to Argentina when he was 6. He  grew up in Argentina and went to college there as well, but got accepted to Stamford Graduate School of Business and headed for California.  Well he got bit by the wine bug while in...
Dreaming Argentina with Kaiken Wines

Dreaming Argentina with Kaiken Wines

A few weeks ago I did a post on Aurelio Montes and Montes Wines of Chile and was blown away by the quality of the wine.  Well, Aurelio happen to make a visit to Mendoza, Argentina and fell in love with the people, terrior and viticulture in the country. What happens...

Wine & White Russian

It’s not all the time you drink a wine and it reminds you of the time way back when you drank those milky alcoholic drinks that go right to your waistline.  One sniff of the wine glass and it brought me back to those days. I found this Verum Patagonia 2010 Pinot...