Monthly Archives: December 2013

Happy New Year

It is the time of the year when everyone wants to have some sparkling wine, the tinier the bubbles the better, and a vintage Champagne just adds to the festivities.  My Bride and I wish that everyone reading this has … Continue reading

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A Couple of Pinot Noir Wines on Christmas

Christmas Day is a traditional time to have dinner at my cousin’s house.  She puts on a very nice spread of food, and there is always a lot of fun and good cheer.  She starts the evening off with several … Continue reading

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A Couple of Different Wines

Normally there seems to be a rhyme or a rhythm to our choices of wines that we drink, but this is not one of those articles.  It seems that wines that I write about are following a certain path, or … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas

My Bride and I want to wish everyone a very Merry Christmas, and thank you for taking the time to read my recollections.  All the best of love, luck, health and happiness to you all.

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A Couple of Early Christmas Gifts

It is that time of year, when the cellar will get raided for some gifts to give over the Christmas season.  The funny thing is that the wines seem to go in cycles, in what seems to go out each … Continue reading

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Dinner at Oakland Hills Country Club

My dinner club had our annual Christmas dinner, but we held it at a new venue.  We ventured out to the Oakland Hills Country Club, which is a noted facility and they were the host to the 90’Th PGA Championship … Continue reading

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A Taste of Monterey

Since this is December, the latest package of wines arrived at my house.  This is a wine shipment that I always look forward to, perhaps not the bill, but the wine.  A Taste of Monterey is a wine shop/wine club … Continue reading

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