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It seems that the world of neuroscience is starting to delve into the complexity the winemakers and sommeliers deal with in their profession. How do you describe, dissect, and make decisions involving a product that weaves sight, smell, taste, touch into a poetic symphony? 169 more words


Here You Go: Another Holiday Season! Enjoy These Wine Selections from Sommelier Christopher Dooley!

Holiday preparation can be so busy, so many questions arise: what to serve, which wine goes with which course?  Wine and Meaning’s Guest Author Christopher Dooley offers wine suggestions to make your Holidays joyous. 586 more words

Psychology And Wine

Second Career Sommelier

I recently received my latest qualification. WSET is a world renowned wine qualification offered from Great Britain. After a few thousand dollars and some well spent time, you too can become a Master of Wine. 132 more words

Napa Valley Film Fest 2015 - Somms on Film!

Here are the videos of my amazing experience interviewing the Sommeliers and winemakers at the world premiere screening of Somm: Into The Bottle at the opening night of the Napa Valley Film Festival 2015. 177 more words


Pensamiento II

El té una bebida conocida por todos, a veces confundida por algunos. Que tiene una rica historia y que su presente es tan prometedor que su futuro se vislumbra en la cima de todo. 233 more words


Is coffee making and drinking becoming out of control

Remember the times where you would walk into a hotel, bar or restaurant and ask for a coffee!

The staff would bring you a black coffee with a little milk capsule and a sugar straw as well as a chocolate mint on the side of the saucer. 805 more words

Coffee Culture

True confessions from an avid craft brew drinker

Where did this obsession with craft brew come from? I have no idea, beer is not my style!

In my early adulthood I was a bourbon drinker. 913 more words

Summiting Mt. Kilimanjaro