Because it still counts as summer when its 80+ degrees outside! Here are a few things I obsessed over the past few months. 1. Rosé, obvi. June started out perfectly. A week on Martha's Vineyard; a tasteful rehearsal dinner to commence, a beautiful wedding to follow, and a relaxing stay to round it out. Many … Continue reading summer roundup.
This is, by far, the easiest and cheapest way to make sure your half-full bottle of wine still tastes good after a few days. Get yourself a bottle of PRIVATE PRESERVE! I swear by it. Available on Amazon for roughly 10 bucks. 120 uses per bottle! Follow these 3 easy steps and go to sleep feeling … Continue reading Best Way to Preserve Your Half-Drunk Bottles
This Slow Press wine is no joke! Here's why: I picked it up and stashed it away for one of those days when I needed to be welcomed home with a chilled bottle waiting in the fridge just for me. Don't get me wrong, I typically have enough wine on-hand to cover every day of the week. However, this … Continue reading Slow Press 2014 Chardonnay
I hope you all had a lovely Valentine's day! I know I did. My Valentine and I started the night with a bottle of Sofia Blanc de Blancs. It was a quick impulse buy on my way home from work. Amongst all the other sparkling wines on the shelf, this one stood out the most. It was simply … Continue reading Sofia Blanc de Blancs
I am not one to stray from the hype just because some wine snobs say its overrated. So, whats this Beaujolais Day all about?? Beaujolais Nouveau is the new wine from the first harvest of grapes in the Beaujolais region of France. At 12:01am on the third Thursday of each November, just weeks after the wine's … Continue reading Beaujolais Day
Happy hump day! And most importantly... happy Wine Wednesday! Bring on the whirlwind of holiday season/cold weather preparations (womp, womp). I've pulled out the wool sweaters and put away the tanks. Dry-cleaned the coats that have been in storage bins. Winterized the vehicle. Almost gathered everyone's christmas gift wish list. Still trying to figure out the whereabouts … Continue reading When in doubt, wine it out.
Holy hiatus. Work has got the best of me. It’s been an awfully busy past two weeks and I’ve neglected writing about me, drinking. Huge dilemma, right? That doesn’t mean I’ve stopped drinking.. I’ve definitely drank my share.. but for different reasons. It’s not so entertaining when you are drinking to forget about your day … Continue reading GROONER