Domaine de la Romanée-Conti

Yes is DRC,  one of the most expensive wine in the world,  but I don’t know if is the best of it.  Spending 20k or more for a bottle sounds a little too ridiculous.   Romanée-Conti vineyard is one of the top Premier Cru in Burgundy together with La Tache. The soil is mostly iron…

Couples that Drink together stay together.

Hi wine lover friends, Probably most of you have read this article on vinepair, but I would like to share it here for those who did not. A study done on drinking, hope that they weren’t drunk while they released the results. :-), tells us that “Drunk Wife Happy Life”©  My modest opinion is that I…

Dinner, Wine and a Comic Movie.

My weekends usually are on Mondays. Working in this industry you have to be on duty when others are having fun and I kinda  like it. I am off  while everyone is working and I love my peace. Fortunately, do not have to experience the crazy weekends. Is not that I am old, no at all, just too…

From Antonio Galloni – 2005 Barolo: A Dark Horse Emerges

Two thousand five has never been a vintage of obvious across the board greatness in Barolo as it was in both Burgundy and Bordeaux, its two closest global peers. The weather was much more challenging, which, among other things, made the wines hard to read at the outset. Now, at ten years of age, the…

These 10 road trips boast wonderful sips

Not long ago, the fun-loving website Thrillist asked a bunch of wine authorities to recommend the country’s best wine regions to visit. The resulting rundown was enthusiastic and thoughtful, and prompted me to come up with my own suggestions in hopes they will be as helpful. My selection is qualified in two ways: The regions…

Which Celebrity Wines Are Actually Worth the Money? A Sommelier Weighs In

No matter how massively successful they get singing, acting or playing sports, celebrities can’t seem to resist the itch to do something a little more entrepreneurial—from opening restaurants to launching style brands—with varying degrees of success. In recent years, lots of famous folks have been trying their hands at one of the world’s oldest crafts:…