Monthly Archives: July 2012

tres locas lindas later..

one torrontes, one malbec rose, and one malbec. better than i expected: i had planned for two argentine wines. i showed up and got three. one day, three wines from argentina. i’m one happy camper. i walked into the wine shop looking to learn something new about the wines they were tasting tonight. i’ve had […]

one day, two malbecs.

r+d wine shop located on the wonderful south gaylord street is tasting not one, but TWO malbecs this afternoon. from 2-7, they are tasting loca linda’s rose of malbec AND a sin ropa malbec. both from, you guessed it…MENDOZA, ARGENTINA! OH, and they poured at Unwined, i tried their malbec, it’s great! it brought me […]

paradise for a progressing palate.

they say the best way to get to know wine is to taste it. sounds like the perfect excuse for a few glasses here and there, a great reason to do a wine-bar hop, and a wonderful excuse to get together with friends and share each guest’s favorite bottle, doesn’t it. but it really is […]

coming soon!

i poured at this weekend’s awesome wine event in town, unwined! i can’t wait to share with you the wines that i was pouring (two AWESOME whites out of washington), more about the event, the¬†philanthropy¬†partner, the other wine vendors and distributors AND the awesome food trucks that soaked up some of the copious of wine […]

a love for local.

we all know about the push to eat local. its tasty, eco-firendly, good for the community, etc. but how about drinking locally? has that thought ever crossed your mind? i’m guilty of being a fan of far away flavors. but there really is something to be said about loving local. drinking local is lovely for […]