Category Archives: Shiraz

5 Awesome Wines For Memorial Day…and After

Summer un-officially starts tomorrow on Memorial Day (real summer is in June somewhere around the 20th when the solstice occurs, but who’s counting?). White pants, shoes, and purses can come out of hibernation…and chilled summer white wines! But you need something for your grill too, so here are 5 wines...

Thanksgiving Wine Picks: Part II, The Results

I said I’d report back on Thanksgiving and the wines I picked. I am happy to report that this year, there wasn’t a stinker in the bunch. Everything was under $20, proving you can get great stuff and don’t have to pay an arm and a leg (or breast or...

My Thanksgiving Wine Picks, Part 1: The Purchases

What am I drinking for Thanksgiving? My family constrained my budget, so everything is under $20. Really tough but given how much we all drink, if we wanted to get lots of variety, we needed to go for budget wines. The special ones will have to wait until Christmas, when...