TASTING NOTE: NV Gruet Demi-Sec

BUBBLES WEEK For our very small Thanksgiving, I volunteered to bring the dessert wine. It’s not that I don’t like …

Welcome to Bubbles Week

BUBBLES WEEK It is, for once, no exaggeration to say that there is nothing else quite like it. Ships may …

ESSENTIALS: Beaujolais

It’s the third Thursday in November, so winemakers in Beaujolais release the 2020 vintage. Yes, pandemic or no, it’s that …

Flying High with Aileron Estates

Decades after helping her family launch their iconic O’Shaughnessy Wine Estate in Napa, Shannon O’Shaughnessy has forged her own path …