Hawaii, Wine and Mixing Work with Pleasure

Aloha. I had the opportunity last week to go on a sales incentive trip to Hawaii. I left as the snow and traffic snares piled up in Dallas and landed in paradise. As many of you know, I head marketing for a software company for the paying …read more

Box Wines Now Has its Own Judging Competition

Have you heard? Box wines now has its own judging competition, “Concours International Wine in Box.” The first annual event takes place in Toulouse, France on March 20th. Wine judging competitions are quite popular, not only in America but also abroad. And for the first time, box wines …read more

Wine Reviews: Weekly Mini Round-Up For March 2, 2015

So, like, what is this stuff, anyway?
I taste a bunch-o-wine (technical term for more than most people). So each week, I share some of my wine reviews (mostly from samples) and tasting notes with you via twitter (limited to 140 characters). They are meant to be quirky, fun, and …read more

Comfort me with Nebbiolo

The waking world is fraught with disappointment, large and small. From the land mine of the news cycle to something as simple as overexposure to tannins. And so it was, last week, bundled up in my warm little cabin on the side of a hill in California wine country, that …read more

Video: The Wines of Bordeaux

Video: Discover the Wines of Bordeaux Michael Fagan takes us on this memorable journey through the historic vineyards of Bordeaux in 2005. Discover why this region produces wine with such a prestigious worldwide reputation. Explore the wines, the people, and the Chateaux of this famous appellation. …read more