Italian Wines…A Quick Note!

If you are anything like me, you consider the world of Italian wines to be downright overwhelming.  When you are unfamiliar with producers from other countries, how can you ensure you are going to be buying a decent bottle of wine?  Is that cheapie at Trader Joes really any good? The U.S. imports more Italian wines, than…

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Old Vines-A Tale of Days Gone By

So many things get better with age…women, for example…and of course, wine and vines.   There are fabulous old vines that make exceptional wine in many regions of  the world. Historic vines, and the stories behind the wines they make are so interesting to me.  Here’s an example of some old-vine Zin in nearby Amador County. Enjoy the read.…