Willi’s Wine of the Year!

Funny how the olde quarantine pushes one into a reflective mood, now and then. Sometimes with the great surprises at hand. An example for you, I never thought about…
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Papa cacas silvis?

Papa cacas silvis? And would you seriously think the so very famous Pauillac chateau, that still goes by the name of Lafite-Rothschild, would change its label…
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Vinos Dinosaurios

For a country that really does not take itself so seriously about anything, I can tell you that within the last 15 years the local Argentine…
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‘Dazed & Confused’

As the planet Mercury forms a beautiful cosmic triangle with the crescent Moon and Spica this week. Mars also puts on a double bill with a…
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Veni, Vidi, Vici…

And as we are groping in the dark, still grappling with the mask and now grappilloning with the most important, red wine, vineyard in the world. It`s…
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Mon Brave, Mon Fortino!

Cantina Giacomo Conterno is one of the greatest names in all of the Piedmont. The estate was formed in 1908 when Giacomo’s father, Giovanni Conterno started a wine…
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Don’t believe the hype!

Don’t believe the hype, or as J. J. Hunsecker once said to the young Sidney Falco, “Don’t kick away the gangplank unless you’re sure you don’t…
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