No wine – just your standard, recommended, booze-travel post

The Ace Hotel & Swim Club, in Palm Springs, is a magical place of all day pool parties filled with average bodied 30 somethings shamelessly drinking on floaties. I’ve never had such floaty envy in my life. Swans for beers. Majestic unicorns. Mechanical bulls. As my boyfriend and I sauntered our way to the deep …

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Eleven reasons to go wine tasting

Here are eleven reasons to wine taste at Eleven Eleven Winery in Napa. 1. Jordan: Jordan the winery host greeted my boyfriend and I with enthusiasm and grace. He shook our hands in a non-machismo way accompanied with a big smile. His first words to us were, "it's so nice to meet you!" I felt …

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Wine and food pairing for those in the know

French Laundry is a term I hear often around these Napa Valley parts. I don’t know what it means. I do know it has nothing to do with laundry. I also know us mere mortals should save-up for a visit. But sometimes us mere mortals have other adventures to save for. Like a trip to …

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