Visiting the Willamette Valley…

I volunteered to work the Oregon Wine Symposium in Portland this February and knew this was my opportunity to visit the Willamette Valley which I had been wanting to explore for some time.  I contacted Bree Boskov who is a Master of Wine and in charge of the entire Symposium.  As luck would have it,…

Oregon Wine Symposium

About wine was a volunteer Sommelier taster and Room Monitor at the Oregon Wine Symposium on February 20th and 21st in Portland.   Check out my video on the Symposium at https://www.facebook.com/About-Wine-939255962789435/ Scroll down on page to find the Oregon Wine Symosium video!!   Also check out the wineries I visited which I highly recommend.  …

Wine Trivia at LDV Winery

Come visit me at LDV Winery in Old Town Scottsdale Thursdays for Wine Trivia!! Questions are on Wine, Beer, Spirits and Food!! You can play anytime from 12pm – 8pm – and put your entries in for a chance to win a monthly LDV prize! Highest scorer of the month wins — so if you can make…

Coral Wines of Washington State

Chris Chan, Advanced Sommelier and co-founder of Coral Wines is making world class wine from grapes from Naches Heights, Walla Walla, Yakima, and the Columbia Valley. Check out my sneak peak preview on the White, Pink and Red Coral wines he makes in Washington State.  Chris is also the Host of the Happy Hour Radio…

King Estate Chardonnay Tasting video – to Oak or not to Oak…

Tasting video by About Wine on the wondrous King Estate Winery in the Willamette Valley, Oregon. (Forgive me for my blooper! I called the owners “King” Edward – the owner is Ed King III, following the late Ed King, Jr. – however they are kinda like Kings in the world of wine — easy, and…

King Estate Family Owned & Farmed

Cheers to my friends at King Estate,  your generous, gracious and knowledgeable staff are so fun and I love communicating with you guys.  Especially Jennifer Ulum!   Look out for 2 more tasting videos on King Estate wines: one Pinot Noir and Pinot Gris, and one on their Oaked Chardonnay and Unoaked Chardonnay.   This…