Saturday Sun & Bourgogne

Saturday Sun & Bourgogne

After a long week with more work than sleep, there is nothing better than finally getting to enjoy a relaxed Saturday afternoon on a sunny terrace with a gorgeous bottle of Bourgogne. This lovely little red from one of my favorite regions in France, Beaune, is a perfect fruit forward wine, (not too intense for mid-day) […]

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Will Scottish Regulations Upend the Alcohol Industry and Crimp Profits? 

Will Scottish Regulations Upend the Alcohol Industry and Crimp Profits? 

We’ve seen this or something like this several times before as regulations and mandates have been put into effect to curb smoking, soda and sugar consumption to name a few. While it may be helpful to individuals, it has the making of hitting Guilty Pleasure profits at companies like Anheuser Busch Inbev, Molson Coors, or […]

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Bella Italia: Life is sweet and I shall taste it all

Bella Italia: Life is sweet and I shall taste it all

The human mind is incredibly adaptable, which has been a key component of our success as a species, but that adaptability has a downside in that after a time, we can get accustomed to most anything, be it heaven or hell.  I am incredibly blessed to live in two of the most gorgeous places on […]

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Chateau Latour a Pomerol 1994

Chateau Latour a Pomerol 1994

Another day suffering through work and life on the Italian Riviera and somehow managed to endure another epic sunset.  I think nature did its very best when creating this part of the world.  Nearly every morning I awake to a sunrise that takes my breath away.  Alright, alright… that is when I manage to get […]

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