Category Archives: Tasting Notes

Summer In A Bottle: The Right Wines to Drink During Grill Season

This past Memorial Day, Deb and I personally assembled our brand-new backyard gas grill, and have since been working our way through the first tank-full of propane. As we slip into mid-summer, we have much to report on the grilled … Continue reading

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Mom Deserves The Best: Chocolate It Is!

With Mother’s Day approaching, it’s time to put some thought into a special gift, without necessarily putting too much time into it (don’t worry….we won’t tell Mom). My suggestion: chocolate! But not just any-old commercial chocolate from a pharmacy impulse … Continue reading

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A Religious Experience: The Rise of Quality Kosher-For-Passover Wine

If you had approached me 15 years ago about a recommendation for a fine kosher wine, I would have told you it’s an oxymoron. Much like the organic wines of the time, kosher and Kosher-for-Passover wines had a poor reputation … Continue reading

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Valentine’s Day Chocolates….The Next Generation

With Valentine’s Day sneaking closer, we all find ourselves scrambling for the sexier, more thoughtful chocolate alternative to those big, clunky, heart shaped boxes that you obviously grabbed last minute at the pharmacy. Our significant others (or secretly admired) deserve … Continue reading

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