Some say it’s a calling. Others may simply call it extinguishing one’s thirst. Either way, many of us in the wine trade remember the one sip of wine (read: bottle of wine) that pushed us over the brink from habitual enthusiast to hard-core oenophile.
The afternoon sun is waning and the faces around the office are thinning out. You’re not nervous about tonight’s first date, but when it comes to ordering the wine, you want be swift and sure in your decision. You arrive at the restaurant ahead of schedule to get your bearings with the wine list, but […]
The Left Bank Bordeaux Cup is one of the world’s most important academic wine theory and blind tasting competitions. Open to student groups of graduate business and law institutions, the annual contest is hosted by the Commanderie du Bontemps of Bordeaux, Sauternes and Barsac. There are various regional and country runoffs throughout the world in […]