Jan 27

Cartograph Wines

A photo in Cartograph Wines: A medieval astronomical clock located in Prague.  Still working, the clock was installed in 1410.

I’m a sucker for the eccentric. Show me a few odds and ends that are unique. Accentuate the obscure. Add some equally intriguing wines, and you’ve got my attention. Cartograph Wines, a small producer of Pinot Noir, along with Gewürtztraminer … Continue reading

Jan 10

Deux Amis

A woman and her wine

Phyllis Zouzounis crafts modern Zinfandel, wine that is fruit-forward and balanced, possessing ample amounts of acidity and tannin, yet still maintaining beloved Zinfandel notes, like bramble, spice, and jam. As a winemaker, Zouzounis (Zoo-zoo-niz) knows her craft. She spent numerous … Continue reading