GRIN PINOT GRIGIO by VOLPE PASINI

“La vita è come fotografia, se sorridi, viene meglio.” ( Life is like a picture, if you smile, it’s better.) This wine is truly a product of history and family. Located in the heart of the DOC zone of the Colli Orientali of Friuli, this winery traces its beginning all the way back to theContinue reading “GRIN PINOT GRIGIO by VOLPE PASINI”

GOLDEN MASHED POTATOES

“Shakespeare is like mashed potatoes. You can never get enough of him.” Frank McCourt (author of “Angela’s Ashes.”) My son tells me that I make the best mashed potatoes. Now, this strikes me as very funny for a few reasons. First of all, no matter how long I mash or whip them they still comeContinue reading “GOLDEN MASHED POTATOES”

LA PETITE PERRIERE SAUVIGNON BLANC 2020

“Que le soleil soit clair et beau, nous aurons du vin plus que d’eau.”(“May the sun be clear and beautiful, and we will have more wine than water.”) The Loire Valley is located in central France near the middle stretch of the Loire River. The valley has been inhabited since the Middle Paleolithic era andContinue reading “LA PETITE PERRIERE SAUVIGNON BLANC 2020”

EVODIA GARNACHA 2019 ALTOVINUM

“Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don’t mind, it doesn’t matter.” —Mark Twain Ever get to thinking about your youth, your past. Oh those days, great times and equally great memories. Our society today is so geared to youth from politics to fashion to trends. Everything points to the younger membersContinue reading “EVODIA GARNACHA 2019 ALTOVINUM”

CHÂTEAU FAGE GRAVES DE VAYRES 2018

The Nouvelle-Aquitaine Region of France is nestled in the eastern half of the country about halfway between the Loire Valley in the west and the Pyrenees to the east. The river Dordogne runs through the region and the “Department” of Dordogne takes its name from there. Now, a “Department” is a level of the FrenchContinue reading “CHÂTEAU FAGE GRAVES DE VAYRES 2018”