My New Love Affair

As a girl who eats and drinks for a living (and usually both go hand-in-hand), I am always THRILLED when I find a good food pairing wine. ...and for me, that usually means something big, luscious and enough tannins to cut through the richness of my favourite foods. I am not going to pretend here…
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La Grande Dégustation 2018

  To fully appreciate the 2018 event this year, I decided to spread out my tastings over two days. Being rushed or consuming too much in one sitting can numb the palate and cause you to miss some stellar finds. Every year, the event features one country, region or wine style to give more space…
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More Learning Opportunities

I love to help people with their businesses. I love sharing what I have learned - what worked, what didn't work and what I would have done differently. I love working with other passionate professionals who want to serve others. So I turned my usual list of class offerings this fall and turned it into…
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“Laurel Street” Food

There is a little pedestrian-only street in the heart of Logroño that is famous for its popular and always-packed tapas bars. Calle de Laurel (Laurel Street) has so many places to visit, tapas to sample and wines to drink that it is nearly impossible to spend time in all of them in only a weekend,…
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