Posts Tagged “wine”

Auction- Bonhams’ December Fine & Rare Wines

For those of you readers who are oenophiles, myself included, Bonhams just had a $1.3 million auction of Fine & Rare Wines featuring the collection of Dr. Maurice Galante, which took place on December 12 in San Francisco. What makes the auction so great was that the 909-lot auction was led by a selection of […]

Baccarat- Crystal Decanters (Decanting Lesson) *Video*

Chief Snob, Jeffrey Gomez, explains the difference between decanting wine vs. aerating wine, proper decanting techniques and clears up all the confusion when it comes to these two subjects. Of course, not to be pedestrian, he does it all with exquisite decanters from our lovely friends at Baccarat. Watch and learn how to become a […]

CastelGiocondo- Wine Tasting *VIDEO*

Join our Editor in Chief for a sampling of wine from CastelGiocondo. Located in the picturesque Tuscany area of Italy, this wine is superb. Made from 100% Sangiovese grapes, the wine makes an excellent companion to a hearty meal. Watch, learn and become a brunello di montalcino connoisseur!