One Day-New Zealand Wines

There are destinations in this world that I have longed to see for decades. “One day,” I have always said. One day I will have the time. One day I will have the money. One day. And nothing shows me more clearly how one day morphs into years, into decades than our children. My children […]

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Everything was Big(ger) and Bubbly in ATX

There is a reason that this event sells out every year.  This year marked the 12th annual Big Reds and Bubbles sponsored by the Wine and Food Foundation, but it was my first time to attend.  It won’t be the last.  Held at the historic Driskill hotel, this event exudes every bit of refinement and […]

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May Looks Great for June

There is no question that Austin is a hot spot on the food and wine radar right now.  Some spots are hotter than others, of course, and one Sommelier in town seems to be at the center of it all. June Rodil began her career in the industry at The Driskill Hotel under the leadership […]

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