Just when you think you can no longer be dazzled…an invitation to a Burgundy dinner at the East Brick comes along… 1er & Grand Cru wines of Louis Latour:  check Winemaker Jean Charles in attendance: check Handsome Celebrity French Chef:  check Glorious renovated historical mansion:  check Gracious hosts celebrating 5th wedding anniversary:  check Rushing into […]

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The “Sultans of Sonoma Coast”.  That is the name Denis Toner coined for the all-star panel of vintners Ehren Jordan (Failla), David (Hirsch) and Andy (Peay).  I’m not sure how they felt about it, but it still makes me smile every time I think of it.  I attended the seminar on Friday of the Nantucket […]

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Thursday, we had Rob Sinskey, Napa legend, do a tasting at currentVintage.  The fact that Rob even does store tastings amazes me!  He has been established for 20+ years; he was organic before it was popular.  His wife, Maria, is a celebrated chef and cookbook author.  Yet, here they are, in my store, with their […]

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Welcome to the inaugural (life)Style & Terroir blog post from currentVintage! In general, blog posts are made in close proximity to real time–more like tweets—but in my world, there will almost always be a 7-second delay.  Not to censor or edit, just to process all of these amazing life experiences that I find myself in […]

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