Monthly Archives: December 2011

Beware of The Brussel Sprout!

Before attempting to pair any wine with these greens, tell me what is festive about eating these foul tasting vegetables? What experts decided that among all the wonderful plants in the world, Brussel Sprouts should be deemed edible. Why is … Continue reading

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Matching Wine to your Christmas Dinner,–Oh! and a word about sprouts!!

Every year we murder our Christmas dinner with our favourite big muscular reds or tannic, complex classics. Here are two justified suggestions to complement the wide profile of tastes on your Christmas plate. Beware of the Brussel Sprouts! Merry Christmas!

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Another Christmas Wine Cartoon

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A Christmas Wine Cartoon!

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To Decant or Not to Decant?

┬áMy first encounter with a decanter was an occasion as a younger man with a palate inclined towards beer and cider. An acquaintance organized a room upgrade in a hotel where he worked. I got a suite instead of a … Continue reading

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