October, 2008

  • October 31, 2008 • Culture Dept. • Views: 176

    To The Woman Who Saved My Velvet Coat

    A few years ago, a certain reporter was in a freak parking accident while wearing his favorite black velvet coat. After being dragged downhill for a bit by a runaway vehicle he and his beloved coat were in shreds. Doctors repaired the...

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  • October 30, 2008 • Culture Dept. • Views: 157

    Plug-n-Play Dessert Wine

    Apparently, if it’s not from Portugal, it’s not port – it’s dessert wine. This is a new mutation of the name game the Champagne region of France plays with “sparkling wine” made anywhere but there, or Kobe beef, versus...

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  • October 26, 2008 • Interviews • Views: 222

    Gary Vaynerchuk: Wine’s Brand Man

    Despite the media credentials I was granted, I somehow I managed to miss the Wine Bloggers Conference 08, hosted this October in Sonoma County’s Santa Rosa, California. No worries, the conference’s main attraction was video wine...

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