Last minute gift ideas (not just wine!)

It’s just days before Christmas, so naturally I am still shopping for gifts. Without fail, and despite the fact that stores have been decorated for months, Christmas seems to sneaks up on me later and later every year. But, thanks to the magic of gift certificates and Amazon Prime, it is almost never too late to […]

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On Pulling Corks

Wine is an ever-evolving living thing, but once you pull the cork on a bottle you’ve kicked off a more rapid transformation. You can pump out the air, or use any number of wine preservation gadgets to try to slow the progression, but there’s no going back. That wine is forever changed. And so was […]

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