Top of the Mitten to You!

No, this is not some sort of weird mid-western winter greeting — although having grown up in the mid-west, I think it’s not a bad, I kind of like it. Top of the Mitten is one of the AVA’s of Michigan state – yes we are talking wine here, not football. Are you surprised to…

Sipping Washington State Syrah

In full disclosure, I won this bottle of wine on a pre-conference excursion at the 2018 Wine Bloggers Conference. I won it for answering the question “what was the first AVA designation in Washington State?” The answer is Yakima Valley, designated in 1983. So there’s your wine trivia for the day. The entire Upsidedown Wine…