"Emotional intelligence is one of the most valuable concepts that anyone can apply. It ... helps us navigate our interactions and derive a mutually beneficial outcome for anything and everything that we do." ~Marta Rich Amid a health crisis that asks us to distance ourselves from other people, there has perhaps never been a better … Continue reading Cultivating Connection: A Conversation with Marta Rich of Talisman Wines
Remy Drabkin set her sights on the winemaking profession while growing up in McMinnville, the heart of Oregon wine country. "I love all things Italian," explains Remy.
What: 2018 March Wines St. Laurent Where: Ricci Vineyard, Carneros, Sonoma County Why: Well. When was the last time you tried a St. Laurent? And, this one is freaking delicious. How: With six acres planted to the variety, Ricci Vineyard is the only site in California that produces St. Laurent. Ricci Vineyard is farmed and … Continue reading Featured Bottle: 2018 March Wines St. Laurent
What: 2016 LaRue Rice-Spivak Pinot Noir Where: Sonoma Coast, California Who: Raised on a walnut farm in the Central Valley, Katy Wilson knew she wanted to be a winemaker by age 18. After graduating Cal Poly San Luis Obispo, she worked with Flowers and then Kamen before launching her own label, LaRue. She is now … Continue reading Featured Bottle: 2016 LaRue Rice-Spivak Pinot Noir
This is summertime in a bottle, sustainably produced on Chumash Indian soil by one of the only recognized Native American winemakers.