It was an epic blur.Â The 16th annual Nantucket Wine Festival began on Wednesday, May 16 with a Veuve Clicquot champagne reception on the deck of the White Elephant hotel on Nantucket Harbor, and persisted day and evening through the Grand tasting on Sunday afternoon.Â As wonderful as the festival is each year, it is […]
GUESS WHO’S COMING TO THE NANTUCKET WINE FESTIVAL 2011?! Oh, how we love the Nantucket Wine Festivalâ€¦the annual ritual of welcoming old friends and making new onesâ€”meaning, of course, people AND wines.Â Weâ€™ve made many friends at the NWF through the years, and brought other friends to the event, both luminaries and patrons.Â This January, […]
I just had the most amazing week in Burgundy.Â I won’t tease you with the names and nuances of every Grand Cru we savored, but here is a little photo log.Â Eat your heart out.
Did you know that Nantucket and Beaune are twinned? Jumelage means twinning. It is a movement started after WWII to bring together municipalities, in hope of fostering the opportunity to learn more about the daily lives of those in other places, develop a dialogue and possibly enter into joint projects. Fast-forward to 2005, and, thanks […]
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 tweetsâ€”but in my world, there will almost always be a 7-second delay.Â Not to censor or edit, just to process all of these amazing life experiences that I find myself in […]