Category Archives: Wine

To Garry Steinke…thanks.

Ladies and Gentlemen, Earlier this week, we lost someone that was a pivotal figure in the Colorado wine scene, and it really shows that too often, our perception of of the world is far more bleak than the world itself. … Continue reading

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Harvest Report 2012

Ladies and Gents, 2012 looks to be an up and down year. The United States is stoked, but the old world countries of France and Italy have seen some struggles. When I was in Burgundy and the Rhone last month, … Continue reading

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Brrr…or, the Great Debate.

Ladies and Gents, Baby, it’s cold outside. 85 degrees last week, 30F right now. This is why I love Colorado. We have seasons, and 300 plus days of sunshine. This means red wine time. Yes. Big reds. Bordeaux and Barolo. … Continue reading

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Chardonnay…I love you, I love you not…

Chardonnay. The chameleon grape. When mentioned, the juxtaposed images of cougars at the local middle-aged hotspot wine bar drinking the latest butter bomb with gobs of tropical fruit and oak, whilst somms and geeks ‘in the know’ are ravishing Raveneau, … Continue reading

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Diff’rent Strokes-The Sweet Wine Diatribe

‘And the world don’t move to the beat of just one drum….what might be right for you, may not be right for some…’ The opening to the classic sit-com. Gary Coleman and his bro, whisked away to that high rise … Continue reading

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My summer begins…

Ladies and Gents, Memorial Day is behind us, my 12 year old is out of 6th Grade, which bodes a fun-filled summer. With the MS Exam over (congratulations to Sabato, Thomas, Roland, and Dennis), I am ready for a few … Continue reading

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How are things…..?

Ladies and Gentlemen, An awful lot has transpired in the last couple of weeks, so I apologize profusely for the lack of entries thus…but the news, compendiums, and overall keeping up with the Joneses has required attention. I feel as … Continue reading

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