ACT -Speaking on behalf of Terroir


An addition to the all-encompassing CIVA has emerged in an Alsace still ruled by cooperatives. But will the two organisations complement or oppose each other?

The Ojai Vineyard


This past week I had the good luck to be able to attend a lunch tasting with Mr. & Mrs. Tolmach, long-time owners and proprietors of The Ojai Vineyard in Santa Barbara County. The Ojai Vineyard is a winery whose wines I have tasted on and off throughout the years but never really had the … Continue reading The Ojai Vineyard

Another Round of RAW


These past two days London has been more than usually packed with vignerons, sommeliers and importers from near and far, all with one goal in common; The 5th edition of RAW Wine fair with all that it entails. My first day was spent revisiting producers whom I know or have a connection with from before. … Continue reading Another Round of RAW