WINE TASTING,Technical,Scientific,and Learned

The information here is provided courtesy of  Ann, and excerpts from Ann’s published & copyrighted material are published with her permission.  WINE TASTING: Ann is a sensory chemist and a retired professor from the University of California, Davis.  Ann developed the “Wine Aroma Wheel” while teaching there.  Wine aroma wheels in...

ITALIAN WINES an interview with an expert

  San Gimignano, Tuscany Photo taken through an old window in a hotel in the ancient hill town, San Gimignano, in Chianti, Tuscany  just after a morning rain was clearing. Italian Wines and ITALY, once you have visited,you may leave, but the beauty never leaves your heart. Wine Country is everywhere in Italy. The softly lit, green velvet rolling vineyards...

A REALLY BLIND WINE TASTING!

A REALLY BLIND WINE TASTING!

Dec 16, 2012

Share A really blind wine tasting and Musings by Dr. Jack Fisher, MD   Jack Fisher is an amazing fellow.  A noted Professor Emeritus of UCSD, surgeon, and wine enthusiast, he has published two books and is a long time member of the Chevaliers a Burgundian Wine group.  And, he is a funny guy! DP The mystique of tasting wine has been famously and...

Exploring Organic and Biodynamic Wines

Exploring Organic and Biodynamic Wines

Dec 16, 2012

Share     EXPLORING ORGANIC and BIODYNAMIC WINES:  Living in the Organic Petri Dish . . . By:  Pamela Dennis, retired management consultant and Priscilla Pritchard, principal, Tango Strategy                              We are in Boulder, Colorado… known for clean air, 300+ days of...

FORMAN VINEYARDs, A Hidden Gem!

FORMAN VINEYARDs, A Hidden Gem!

Nov 15, 2012

   Forman Vineyards; You could call this “the lost winery” because there are no signs or maps to help you find it! And that’s the way Ric Forman wants it. Forman Vineyards is off the beaten path, in fact it’s almost off the grid entirely. That’s intentional because this maker of fabulous Cabernet and Chardonnay wine wants to...