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Cozy Up to Some Mountain Merlot

It’s cooling off, and I want Merlot! If you’ve been into wine for the last 15 years or so (since I was 10) you know that Merlot has taken some hits. It was trending downward even before the Sideways movie, but the movie certainly had a measurable effect on sales

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Merlot is the Perfect Dining Companion

October is #MerlotMe month y’all and I’m hanging with the Wine Pairing Weekend bloggers to showcase the versatility of Merlot as a pairing partner. As a Gen X’er, I assume that people are aware of the same historic and cultural events and phenomena that I am. But then on this

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Craving Carneros Pinot Noir

Many years ago I was on a business trip in San Francisco and my husband had come along to join the fun after the, er um,