Posts in Rockstars of Wine
Martha Stoumen Wines - A delicate touch creates a world of difference

We could talk endlessly about how knowing where your wine comes from, and how its grown, but most of us will never understand the nuances. Thankfully we have Martha Stoumen who’s dedication to understanding how grapes are grown are the starting point for her glorious craft wines that are as hot as the climate they grow in. And that's really freaking hot!

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Are Frank Cornelissen's wines really all they are hyped up to be?

After a long, long day of extensive research for photoshoots, I found myself with one thing on my mind. I need a damn good bottle of wine! But not just any wine, I need something out of this world, something awesome. For some reason, I could not get the thought out of my head that I needed a bottle of something by Frank Cornelissen

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Sam Bilbro and Idlewild Wine | A singular, extraordinary experience of Piedmont in California

He listens to David Bowie while he sits amongst his barrels of wine after a full day of work, taking stock as the spectacular quietly ferments in each barrel. You have to ask, how did it all begin? (photo credit Erik Castro)

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The Teutonic Wine Company makes totally insane wines (And you're going to love them)

I wrote up about seven questions I was curious about asking Barnaby and Olga Tuttle of Teutonic Wine Company. I made it through one, and then Barnaby and I went off on a tangent about life, wine, and Black Sabbath. God dammit I love my job.

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Rockstars of Wine: André Hueston Mack - Mouton Noir Wines

André is exciting to talk to, but what strikes you the most is his story is that this is a guy with an unquenchable thirst, the kind of guy who starts something and just keeps going just to see where it will take him. Every destination is just the starting point for a new adventure, and you have to work your ass off to get there, even harder to keep going.

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