Priorat: Medieval Monks, Modern Rebirth and Outstanding Wine from Spain

Today we travel to Spain to the Priorat DOQ. This is a place with an ancient history that has only recently re-emerged as a formidable growing and wine making region. https://youtu.be/iQSJAP0ibDE Catalonia (Catalunya or Cataluña) Spain-map-Spanish-Provinces To begin, let’s get our bearings on the globe.  We are in Spain...

It was sunset of our only full day in Mudgee New South Wales.  We headed out to meet Col Millot, the Viticulturist at First Ridge Vineyard on the south east side of the Mudgee Valley.  While viewing the sunset from their cellar door, we discussed...

What to pair this week? Maybe an Illahe Viognier. The sun was out this morning. We spent a bit of time in the backyard, planning our upcoming #travelinabottle trips, and letting Loki enjoy the great outdoors for a bit. I may have...

Planning a last minute Easter Dinner So I’ve been planning pairings recently and on Easter Morning realized that I had not even thought of an Easter pairing.  So…I dove in on a last minute pantry pairing.  Immediately I thought of gnocchi and got a craving.  The...