AN AMERICAN IN CHAMPAGNE From my seat’s view as a competitor in the World Blind Tasting Competition, located in Champagne, 2022. “I only drink Champagne on two occasions, when I am in love and when I am not.” –Coco Chanel There is no wine region in France, or perhaps anywhere, that is like Champagne. […]
Practice makes perfect! This afternoon in San Diego, California was spent reviewing Italian wines with our specialist, Stacie Hunt. Soave to Chianti to Amarone! We reviewed wines from past years of the competition, including a Cabernet blend, IGT from Tuscany.
Team USA builds relations with Team Kenya while meeting together for a tasting seminar at Henriot Champagne House in the Champagne region of France in October, 2022. We were drawn to the Henriot property because of another woman in wine, Apolline Henriot, who found herself a widow in 1808, in the Champagne region. She was […]
Valero Law Group sponsored our Sauvignon Blanc practice on July 23rd in Woodland Hills. They provided a facility, charcueterie, and perfect examples of competition Sauvignon blancs from Loire, France to Malborough, New Zealand. Our July 16th practice was sponsored, where we took a deep dive on Sauvignon Blanc from Central Coast favorite AJA Vineyards, to […]