Hi all, I want to keep up with posting this summer, however we’re currently in Italy! So this is a brief note to let you know that we’ll be back soon. We’ll be visiting Piedmont, Tuscany, and the Tre Venezie area. Renting a little Fiat and braving the windy roads of Friuli. Avoiding lines as … More Italy!
I am not a formally educated wine writer, but I like to think I have a sensitive nose, and I have attended a lot of wine tastings. With this post, I examine the myriad smells and tastes you can find in the citrus family in a glass of wine. Citrus notes (by notes I mean smells … More Identifying Citrus Notes in Wine
I’ve been thinking about whether or not to write anything about this, because it feels sort of silly as a white person–on the other hand, it seems worse to let it go. A blogger in a Facebook group recently encouraged the rest of us to use our voices for activism and I couldn’t agree more. … More On #Black Lives Matter
(Post written two days ago. Enjoy!) This post finds me in the middle of our roadtrip around the West, pre-honeymoon and during our summer vacation. Today I write from Omaha, Nebraska, while three days ago I was in the Sangre de Cristo mountains of Southern Colorado. It’s rainy, green and quiet out there today, much … More What Am I Reading and What Am I Drinking?