Common descriptors for grapes/wines from New and Old World. I used the Court of Master Sommelier deductive tasting grid.Read More
An ongoing gallery of soil types of famous wine regions of the world.Read More
The process for vinifying red Bourgogne wines -- diagram created by the Bourgogne Wine Board. www.bourgogne-wines.comRead More
These are two videos I created for the Advanced Sommelier Course for the Court of Master Sommeliers in 2016. The videos were part of the Tokaj lecture, lead by Shayn Bjornholm, MS and Roger Dagorn, MS. I worked with them to highlight the most famous towns and vineyards.
This is a brief overview of the region.
After the popularity of the Chablis Masterclass I lead at Chicago "Somm boot camp", I'll be bringing this lecture back to a limit of 40 seats. All proceeds go to No Kid Hungry. We'll be tasting some of my favorite producers. Don't miss this class and a great way to do something good for the kids!Read More
Map of some of the major vineyards in Jerez-Xeres-Sherry.Read More
What do you call a bottle of Champagne that fits 30 liters of wine? This graphic helps.Read More
I mapped out the parcels of Les Clos, arguably the best vineyard of Chablis Grand Cru. Click on the interactive map to view the ownership.Read More
Can you guess the vintage and the artist on each label of Mouton? Every label back to 1945.Read More