Monthly Archives: May 2014

This infographic, which is available as a print, is copyright 2014,

Know Your Wine Styles

Do you know the 9 basic wine styles?┬áMadeline Puckett, the moving force behind one of the best wine websites, has distilled pretty much everything you need to know about the basic wine styles to one helpful graphic. The accompanying post is informative and entertaining. I encourage you to visit and spend some time […]

Passport 2014: Skinner

The second day of the 2014 El Dorado Passport event started out over cast and chilly, but by the time we left the hotel, the sun was shining and the temperature was warming up. It is a beautiful drive from El Dorado Hills to our first winery of the day, Skinner Vineyard & Winery. The […]

Detail of the gate to the Skinner Vineyard & Winery. Photo copyright 2014, David Locicero