Additions to our Cellar

Additions to our Cellar

We have some club shipments coming in from Silverado and Petrichor. We also picked up a few bottles over the past two weeks that we added to our cellar. Here’s the list of wines that came in. 2014 Gaja Barbaresco I’ll admit, I splurged a bit on this one. Through my research over the past few…

Curious world of Wine Auctions

Curious world of Wine Auctions

Most of the wines in our collection come from local wineries where we are part of their wine club. Currently those are Scribe, Silverado and Petrichor. But recently discovered a section on K&L Wines that’s been tickling my fancy. And that’s their auctions page. Now before I continue, I don’t claim to be an expert in buying wines. I…

How we travel

How we travel

After a recent trip to Japan with two close friends, my wife and I realized that we travel somewhat differently. Not that either of us did something better, nor is there a right and wrong here, but it was different. Prior to this trip, the four of us got together to do some planning. Tickets…

Simple Bread Recipe

Simple Bread Recipe

Over the past few weeks I’ve been really into the bread making world. I’ve made everything from boules to epi baguettes. Here’s a simple recipe anyone can follow. Before we start with the recipe, let’s have some of the basic tools you should get in order to make the best possible home-made bread. Your wallet…