One of the bottles I picked up last year in the Traverse City area. They had some terrible weather in 2013, so unfortunately they had to buy fruit from Washington. 137 more words
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If I have learned anything since starting this blog over five years ago, it’s that there are no certainties in the wine world. I know that does not sound all that profound, but I really have stopped trying to have any expectations whatsoever where ever I go. 992 more words
Dreams need to be big. Otherwise, they’re just thoughts, aspirations or plans.
When I first started studying wine, I thought that I would be making it, too, in the not too distant future. 722 more words
The Judith Beck estate is based in the commune of Gols, in the Neusiedlersee region, on the eastern side of the Lake Neusiedl. Gols is part of the larger Burgenland region in easternmost Austria, with a very warm climate defined by the Pannonian plain and the Lake, whose temperature can 85 degrees in the summer and is only 1.5 meters deep. 419 more words