More upcoming episodes

Upcoming episodes will include:

Episode 5:  A QPR cabernet showdown.  I hope to have this up May 11th or 12th.

Episode 6:  Intro to cabernet franc, some principles of wine pairing in action

In episode numbers yet to be determined:

Winemaker Charles Thomas of Quintessa

Winemaker Charles Thomas of Quintessa

An interview with Charles Thomas, winemaker of Quintessa meritage blend, Faust cabernet sauvignon, and Illumination sauvignon blanc.  Look for parts 1 and 2 in separate episodes.

The Trader Joe’s episode:  I’ll  taste a few selections from Trader Joe’s.  Go on,  admit it, we all go there sometime.  Let’s try to find the good, the bad and the ugly.

Winemaker interview with Wells Guthrie of Copain, part 2: Syrah.  More insights from Wells, and an incredibly good syrah gets reviewed.

Also sprinkled in there somewhere:  tips on saving wine you don’t finish, keeping tasting notes and wine labels, and do those aerator gadget thingies really work?

A Quintessa tasting dinner at Rue 57

A Quintessa tasting dinner at Rue 57