Monday, January 19, 2015
A Slight Diversion to Livermore Wine Country
The Livermore Valley Wine Region is one of those places. It's just an hours drive from where we live, and you can find plenty of excellent wines that would cost $15 more a bottle if the same wine was from Napa or Sonoma. We joined a couple friends one Sunday afternoon and perused the offerings of Rubino Estates, Ruby Hill, Mitchell Katz, and Steven Kent.
No deep wine criticism here, accept to say I like pretty much everything I tried, and some of it was excellent. I'll leave you with a few pictures.
One of life's more fruitless tasks is trying to find new and interesting beers at an airport. Amid the Bud, Bud Lite, Coors, Coors Light...
There's been a fair amount of discussion and hand-wringing about the rising costs of limited release beers. It seems craft breweries ar...
Hello all....after several years on blogspot, I've gotten my own domain and moved to Word Press where I'm continuing to ramble on. ...