Cabernet Franc is an essential blending grape, found primarily in  Bordeaux-style blends. Cabernet Franc was primarily used as the third Read more
I am so excited.  I just found out that I finally have my own holiday! Wow! It appears that there Read more
Wine is special to us. Cabernet Franc, Merlot, Malbec, Zinfandel, Syrah. Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay, Riesling, Gewürztraminer. These are all very Read more
"It was the best of times,  (I had a bottle of Ehlers Estate rosé and Cabernet Franc in hand) it was Read more
AP vs Custom Crush Dracaena Wines is part of an AP [alternating proprietorship]. What this means is that we don't Read more
Last month Ted of The Drunken Cyclist won the Monthly Wine Writing Challenge #23 (#MWWC23) and just like all previous winners of Read more
I wrote this post exclusively for  It was originally posted on September 7, 2015.  I am so thankful to Read more
Fáilte! This is my entry to the Monthly Wine Writers Challenge.  Last month, Frank of Frankly Wines, was the winner and provided the theme for the Read more
It is that season again. Well, actually it is significantly early, but it is the time of year we all Read more
Important dates in history.  There are plenty that have changed the world, some for the better and some for the Read more