Henri Jayer’s Cros-Parantoux or 1368 wine varieties?

    It is good taste, and good taste alone, that possesses the power to sterilize and always the first handicap to any creative functioning.  -Salvador Dalí Aristocrats past and present have always likened a rare wine to a piece of artwork by a master. For some, there is this indescribable inner exhilaration and satisfaction […]

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Post Covid-19. A new trend emerging in wine tasting?

A wine business owner’s perspective. “Keep your eyes on the stars and your feet on the ground.” -President Theodore Roosevelt For many of us, there is no gratification simply watching the stars; we want to reach for them and that requires some form of levitation even though we are born without wings. No, we did […]

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“The Best Wine Judge”

Judging wine in a competition

“The best wine judge” – making some dog senses out of it. It was an Olympic 100m race in an era long gone. In a black and white photo taken less than a split second after the gun went off, one particular athlete is already seen starting his second stride while others were just “taking […]

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