The Judgment of Paris – Beyond Stag’s Leap and Chateau Montelena

The Judgment of Paris, was a pivotal moment in history. It had such a monumental impact on the California wine industry that, on the the 30th Anniversary of the event, the House of Representatives passed a Concurrent Resolution, officially documenting it’s place in American history. The Smithsonian also recognizes the significance having placed a bottle…

For the Love of Franciacorta

Franciacorta is the luxurious, beguiling, somewhat rare sparkling wine from Italy’s region of the same name. I’ve been fangirl-ing hard ever since my first sip and when I recently had an opportunity to attend a Franciaorta and caviar class, well, no one had to ask me to twice.