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WBW 30 Round-Up Posted at

Leave it to Tim Elliott, he of my favorite wine podcast,, to break the record for Wine Blogging Wednesday with his theme of New World Syrah. Despite only taking over as host last minute because the original host we...


You know that you’re a food geek…

…when you refer to the mise en place on your infant son’s changing table. You know, clean diapers, Balmex, hand sanitizer, clean onesies, baby wipes and new pjs.


Industry Job Opening: Event and Sales Manager, Shinn Estate Vineyards

Shinn Estate Vineyards is looking to hire event and sales manager for their expanding business. The right candidate will have extensive hands-on wine, food and hospitality experience, be self motivated, creative, and have stron...


WBW #30: Torbreck 2005 Woodcutter’s Shiraz

Okay, so I’m a couple days late posting this. I swear that I did taste this wine before this past Wednesday, which was Wine Blogging Wednesday #30, hosted by Tim of Winecast. Of course, I didn’t take formal notes. T...


American Wine Blog Awards: Vote for LENNDEVOURS

Who was it that first said it’s an honor just to be nominated? While it’s true that I’m honored to be named a finalist in the 2007 American Wine Blog Awards’ Best Single-Subject Wine Blog category, I als...


Interview with Rich Pisacano at Appellation America

This week on Appellation America, I interview Richie Pisacano, vineyard manager for Wollfer Estate Vineyards in the Hamptons and co-owner (with his wife Soraya) of one of my favorite North Fork producers, Roanoke Vineyards. Ric...


For Affordability, Count on the Comtesse

I find myself defending Long Island wines way more than I should have to. First, I have to defend them against those who just don’t see what the big deal is. To them, I say that there is absolutely no doubt in my mind that th...

Pepper-Side Down (By Christopher Watkins)

Just in time for Valentine’s Day, LENNDEVOURS’ Poet Laureate, Christopher Watkins presents a piece about the joys of pairing wine with chocolate. Pepper-Side Down By Christopher Watkins Suspend disbelief for the mom...