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Open That Bottle Night Strikes Again!

by David on February 19, 2009

You know who you are. You’re one of those people who’s hording a very special bottle of wine for reasons known only to you. Maybe it has sentimental value. Maybe it cost so much that you’re afraid it has you outclassed Whatever… The point is that this beverage has been placed on a such a […]


So, we’re less than one week out. High anxiety… Afraid you can’t get it done… Feeling mildly irritable… Yup, panic has officially set in. So much to do and only, really, 5 days left to do it. You know what’s hardest for me? Stocking stuffers! Fun, clever things, to bring a smile to the face, […]


Chuckle du Jour

by David on May 8, 2007

This one, courtesy of Leah Garchik of the San Francisco Chronicle. Setting: The Lodge in the Regency Center in San Francisco. Kermit Lynch, one of my favorite wine merchants, was made a chevalier of the French Legion of Honor. Quotable quote: “Do you know the difference between God and a winemaker?” asked Daniel Ravier, the […]