Category Archives: Travel

In Defense of the Maligned: Announcing Wine & Soul on the Road!

As some of you know, one of the topics I blog about is the “maligned” in wine. Sometimes it takes the form of a grape like Merlot (thanks to the film Sideways) or Gamay. Other times it takes the form … Continue reading

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WineSong: Pinot Powered Good

Last week trekked to Mendocino with my dear colleague Cailan to pour at the annual WineSong charity auction. I have always known wine is good but it was great seeing it be used for good. We had a blast pouring for … Continue reading

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Week 8. Off the Beaten Wine Track: On the Oakland Wine Trail

Oakland California hosts an annual event called “art and soul” and so seems like the perfect place to explore my namesake “wine and soul.” Who would have thought that Oakland would be a thriving place on the urban “winescape”? Being … Continue reading

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Week #4. Shooting for the Stars in Seattle: Aligoté Redeemed!

I had a great plan to gather juicy content for this blog: hit 3-4 wine bars in Seattle on a quest for a memorable wine experience and share the results with you. Alas, I was blindsided by the flu – … Continue reading

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