Archive for the ‘Older Vintages’ Category

Wine From Yesteryear

“Have you ever tasted anything like this?” said Kermit to the 23-year-old at our staff tasting the other night. She laughed while simultaneously saying “No, never.” I laughed along with her, having been asked the same question during my first years here, meanwhile relishing no longer being the youngest at these tastings. The wine in […]

Values in the Cellar

As mentioned in my “Staff Selections” write-up in the March newsletter, my Dad who introduced me to wine when I was ten. Growing up in Napa and spending summers as a teenager in France, wine was always on the dinner table. He has been fortunate enough to put together a small but well selected cellar […]