2011 Argyle Pinot Noir, Willamette Valley Wine Review

The Modern Somm’s Wine Review 2011 Argyle Pinot Noir, Willamette Valley Price $22.99 The Modern Somm’s Rating: 5 out of 5 Stars   My Thoughts Burgundy in Oregon. Well, not Cotes de Nuits, but this is very similar in style to mid-priced Burgundys. Food-friendly and an easy drink! Don’t let the screw-top wine fool you, this is a solid wine.

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Thanksgiving Wine Picks

Ahhh, Thanksgiving!  The time for family, friends and being thankful for everything we have…and yeah, family craziness.  What helps that family craziness?  WINE!  Wine for Thanksgiving can be a bit tricky.  You have so many dishes with an array of flavors and textures all eaten at once!  So, how do you pair wine with Thanksgiving Food?  Wine with Turkey?  Wine

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2008 Cesari Amarone Della Valpolicella Classico Wine Review

The Modern Somm’s Wine Reivew 2008 Cesari Amarone Della Valpolicella Classico Wine Review Price $43.99 The Modern Somm’s Rating: 3 1/2 out of 5 Stars What does it smell like? Very complex: Vanilla Cream, Oak, Dried Black Cherry, Mocha, Black Pepper, Green Bell Pepper What does it taste like? Flavors: Vanilla, Tart Dried Black Cherry, Mocha and lots of Spice

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Rules for Steak and Wine Pairing

Paring Wine and Steak can be a bit trickier than you might think. Most people will automatically grab the big Napa Cabernet with any Steak off the grill and that can be a big mistake. What factors affect your wine pairing? How do you select the best wine with steak? Preperation How you prepare your steak or meat can drastically

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Ribbon Cutting – Delegates Dining Room at the United Nations

Yours truly was selected to cover the Ribbon Cutting for the Delegates Dining Room at the United Nations. It’s all part of my new venture into Media Coverage for everything Industry Related. The Event was a great success as the “Who’s Who” in the Event Planning Industry were in attendance to see everything the Delegates Dining Room had to offer,

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