Pride Mountain Vineyards, Spring Mountain, Napa/ 傲山酒庄,温泉山,美国纳帕谷

Pride Mountain Vineyards Pride Mountain Vineyards sits high atop the Mayacamas Mountains straddling the Napa/Sonoma county line. Located at the site of historic Summit Ranch, where wine grapes have been grown since 1869, this beautiful setting includes wine caves dug deep into the mountains and the haunting ruins of an old stone winery dating to [...]

HdV, Mumm and Corison Winery, Napa Wineries, US/ HdV,玛姆,科里森酒庄,美国纳帕谷酒庄

One of the most sought after wines in the world is the small Pinot Noir and Chardonnay Burgundian based winery, Domaine de la Romanée-Conti (DRC). These extremely limited production wines often are some of the world’s most expensive. Aubert de Villaine is co-owner of this storied and historically significant estate. 世界上最受欢迎的葡萄酒之一是法国勃艮第的黑比诺葡萄酒和霞多丽葡萄酒-罗曼尼康帝Domaine de laRomanée-Conti(DRC)。 这些生产极为有限的葡萄酒通常是世界上最昂贵的葡萄酒。 Aubert [...]

Gambero Rosso Italian Wine tasting- San Francisco/ “大红虾”意大利葡萄酒展-美国旧金山

Gambero Rosso is an Italian food and wine magazine and publishing group founded in 1986. Its name literally translates as "red prawn" and comes from a tavern in Pinocchio where the Fox and the Cat dine. “大红虾”是一本意大利美食和葡萄酒杂志,于1986年成立。它的名字来源于“匹诺曹”中狐狸和猫用餐的小酒馆,直译过来就是“大红虾”。 Gambero Rosso was initially an eight-page supplement of il manifesto, first published on 16 December 1986, and was [...]

The Spring of Venice, Italy/ 水城威尼斯的春天,意大利

Coming back to Venice after the first Winter visit in 2013, I still remember the froggy canals and freezing wind blowing across the streets and alleys. The Gondolas were  mostly dominating and romantic songs were barely heard. Only the glinting lights through glass windows indicated signs of life in this city. Spring is absolutely milder and [...]

2018 Vintage Bordeaux Primeur Tastings, Part 2- Pauillac

Chateau Lafite- Rothschild (1st Growth) 2018 Vintage Vineyard: In 2018 Chateau Lafite- Rothschild celebrated its 150th years of viticulture. In general it was a great vintage although some troubles kept the viticulturists on their toes to protect the vines and crops. Similar to other wineries around this region, cold Winter postponed bud break; hail threatened [...]