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A First Course in Wine: From Grape to Glass. Copyright 2013; Race Point Publishers, NY. 224 pages. Forward by Mario Batali.

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Wines for a Jack$on (Under $20) Goes Public!!!

Wines for a Jack$on takes center stage in Eataly Vino NYC

The deeper down the rabbit hole you follow Bacchus, the more you search for value and quality. Years ago I chose $20 as a benchmark to separate the wheat the from the chaff in the world of value wine. Not all were great, […]

Eataly is Italy – A Wine Shop with “una squadra forte”

For nearly a year the windows in the Toy Building on 23rd and Fifth have boasted the arrival of New York’s first “risto-market”. Aside from the many different eateries, grocery store, and gelato bar, the complex also offers a unique wine shop, passionately devoted to the finest and rarest Italian wines this side of the […]