Which way do you want to go

After jumping off the gondola lift from Siusi to Compatsch in the northern Italian Dolomiti to start the first day…

Ride on, Vienna

    Why did we end up in Vienna—Waltz? No.  Mozart? Nope. Fluency in German? Nein. Love pastries? Not…

Porchswing at SoBou

When traveling sometimes it’s fun to try something new and then stick with all of its iterations and permutations…

Boutte

What a great show last Saturday night with the amazing John Boutte.  @dbaneworleans…

Crabby Wife

Sometimes there’s nothing else you can do first thing in the morning. You just have to have a #crabbyWife…

Mira! Another good rose

Currently ranked #2 for summer rosés at our house Miraval by celebrity winemakers Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie really…

Chop! Enjoy! Repeat!

On a recent visit to the best wine in Santa Barbara’s Funk Zone we enjoyed a lunch which started…

Cold Springs Tavern

After all these years of driving up to Los Olivos or Los Alamos or even back from Paso Robles through…

Vesuvio Rosso

Here’s a nice sub-$20 food wine. Nice acid and balance a little bright cherry and a hint of…

Si, c'est bon

https://vine.co/v/MgETrtFVQzi/embed Here’s another excellent rose although it’s not the stereotypical crisp minerally yet…