Serenity White Wine on a Quiet Sunday

I had no idea replacing our kitchen floor would be so … LOUD!Jackhammers!  Air compressors! Add to that, dust flying everywhere, and my aged cat feeling badly.  It was a week of disruption and worry.  I was happy to finally have a Sunday of peace and quiet.  It is no wonder that I reached for...

Luna Winery Lunatic Red Wine and the Full Moon

A new wine label on my store’s shelf showcases cuffed hands in close-up black and white.  It is quite eye-catching; almost startling.  Luna Winery names this red blend Lunatic… hmmm.  Crazy good wine?  Disturbingly delicious?  I don’t know. This is what I do know.  “Lunatic” is actually defined as, “crazy, depending on the phase...

Hippolyte Reverdy Sancerre on an Autumn Day

It was a gorgeous Autumn weekend in Iowa.  The trees shimmered in their bright leafy wardrobes while the wind blew piles of loose leaves skittering down the streets. I showed up at my best friend’s home for the weekend, toting an old favorite wine.  Years ago we discovered Sancerre wines while I lived in...