An Interview with Winegrower Nate Walsh

An Interview with Winegrower Nate Walsh

Exploring the art and science of elevating experiences at Walsh Family Wine. I met Nate Walsh late last year and quickly became a big fan of what he and his wife Sarah are building with Walsh Family Wine. Here’s a chat about working with wives, music, college,...
Dinner with Steven Spurrier

Dinner with Steven Spurrier

Intentionally Unintended Consequences. Life happens. For a bunch of guys hanging around Philadelphia with each other in 1776, declaring Independence from England was surely not what most of them thought they’d be doing when they sent a few disgruntled letters to the...
Wine Folly Master Guide

Wine Folly Master Guide

It’s so pretty it hurts.  Let’s just cut to the chase. I’m over-the-top in love with this Wine Folly Master Collection.  As a designer who has created a fancy box set or two in my time, there were a whole range of emotions … and judgments...
Book Report: Mint Juleps with Teddy Roosevelt

Book Report: Mint Juleps with Teddy Roosevelt

Mint Juleps with Teddy Roosevelt: The Complete History of Presidential Drinking Rating: 3.5 outta 5 Author: Mark Will-Weber Words about words: Let’s say you’re not entirely like me. Meaning that reading presidential biographies is not something you do for...
2019 Loudoun County Winter Barrel Tasting

2019 Loudoun County Winter Barrel Tasting

Well … that was fun!  Last Saturday was a tiny bit cold and snowy, but we made the most of our day out for The Loudoun Wineries Association’s inaugural Loudoun County Winter Barrel Tasting event! Whew! That’s a mouthful and a lot of Loudoun! Literally....