Discover Monticello

When I received the invite for the “Discover Monticello” wine tasting event, I thought it would be an opportune time to invite a few wine newbies. Not only would I take the opportunity to introduce everyone to Virginia wine, but also educate my friends about the different varieties and styles of wine helping put VirginiaRead more

A History of Virginia Wines: From Grapes to Glass

With Virginia Wine Month in full swing, I thought it was an opportune time to click publish on a quick book review I wrote some time ago. I love to read, especially when the subject matter involves wine. The book, A History of Virginia Wines: From Grapes to Glass by Walker Elliott Rowe was publishedRead more

Mountfair Vineyards 2008 Wooloomooloo

Wooloomooloo [wu’ lu mu’ lu] noun – a mythical spirit that roams the Blue Ridge Mountains. The wine, a Bordeaux-style red blend from Mountfair Vineyards, was recently featured in a Twitter virtual release event last month, coordinated and hosted by fellow blogger and friend Frank Morgan, from Drink What You Like. Not only was thisRead more