Wine Writing

Old World, New World, New Words

Old World, New World, New Words

The Old World/New World dialectic in wine writing is outdated, and writers need new ways to describe what they truly experience.

Writing About Wine

Writing About Wine

Wine is visceral, sensual, sensorial. When you begin a story about wine, you must switch on your reader.

2012 Wine Blog Award Finalist

2012 Wine Blog Award Finalist

I’m surprised and pleased to announce that a story I wrote recently for Palate Press has been selected as a finalist for “Best Blog Post of 2012.” If you enjoy my writing, I welcome your support. Please cast your vote here.

2012 Wine Blog Award Nominations

2012 Wine Blog Award Nominations

Nominations opened today for the 2012 Wine Blog Awards, recognizing excellence in wine writing by those who self-publish online. I'm pleased already to have been…

Twenty-four Theses

We taste with four of our five senses: sight, smell, taste, and touch. (We don't use our ears to taste, but you may have…