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The benefits of visiting a wine region; a few notes from Bordeaux

My inaugural trip to Bordeaux was certainly successful; perhaps too successful to put every experience onto paper. It was also my first dedicated ‘wine holiday’. It served as a wonderfully poetic and practical reminder about why I have chosen this beautiful industry to try and call my own, once again reaffirming my passion for the process of vineyard to glass. 525 more words

The Mayfair Sommelier

Forbes Article: To Decant Or Not To Decant -- 3 Sommeliers Share Their Advice

Knowing what wine to decant and for how long is perplexing. I recently shared a photo on Instagram of a 10 year old Napa Cab that was tight upon opening, but after a 2 hour decant sang like an angel. 52 more words


Somms...Can We Help You? If You Let Us!

I , like any other Sommelier or Restaurant Server get so excited when one of our customers says ” I am so happy you are here. 219 more words


From Cork Dork to Corkbuzz, we're all about wine!

I hope you love wine at least half as much as I do because we’re all about the exciting world of wine in this blog post! 946 more words


Blast From the Past

The ketchup one still grosses me out. Work this week was a hot mess my friends, so have some oldies but goodies! Good news is I’m using this time to create a little bit of a backlog, so hopefully I’ll be a few weeks ahead. 10 more words

Let Us Somms Help You!

Especially at this time of year people are under stress when gift buying. It’s even more stressful because they leave the Wine Gifts for the holidays for the very last moment…Panic Mode. 394 more words