Archive for the Tag 'Biale Vineyards'


In a word…

Tweet [image: left to right, John Concannon, Evan Goldstein, Jim Concannon, and Jo Diaz… Jose made me stand still for about two seconds to take this…] After actualizing months of planning, and the long day of putting on an educational symposium, it’s virtually impossible to do anything else of substance that day. That won’t keep […]


Guide to Holiday Wines ~ What to Give to Whom, or What to Enjoy and When ~ Happy Holidaze!

Tweet Holiday Office Party If you’re buying for the party, you don’t have to skimp on quality when buying in quantity for the office party. How about a Caposaldo Prosecco? Or… If you’re each bringing a wine, go for the bubbles, because it’s so traditional, and this one is a great value. Bubbles inspired everyone […]


David Fulton Winery: An example of science and art colliding in the glass with class & honoring volunteers

Tweet [Left to right: Stephanie Trotter-Zacharia, Jose Diaz, Laurin Beckhusen, and Katie Rall] Non-profit organizations are built upon volunteers. PS I Love You has a few great folks who help whenever there’s a need. Our most prominent is Laurin Beckhusen. Laurin came to us offering his services as a seasoned volunteer from Zap, Family Winemakers, […]


Robert Biale Vineyards is Experiencing Another Growth Spurt

Tweet Watching my garden grow…. When I started PS I Love You, I had no idea where that adventure was going to take me. It’s also never been one of those gigs where you create the infrastructure, and then you have to go flesh it out. In this case, I had Jose build a Website […]


Ninth Annual Petite Sirah Symposium being held at Concannon Vineyard

Tweet Sponsored by Concannon Vineyard, Livermore, California Tuesday, July 26, 2011, 8:30 a.m. The best and brightest talent in California is again gathering to discuss Petite Sirah grape growing, wine making, and marketing issues. Petite growers and producers continue to discuss this passion among themselves, making Petite Sirah a stealth variety of consequence. Since PS […]


A Fabulous Robert Biale Opportunity ~ Black Chicken et al

Tweet My friend Dave Pramuk, one of the partners at the Robert Biale Vineyards and a charter member of PS I Love You, contacted me. We’re putting together a “Taste Every Biale” sommelier/media event to be held Tuesday, April 5, from 11 2 p.m. at Wellington’s Wine Bar in Sausalito. Lunch will be provided […]


Napa Valley Wine Icon Aldo Biale Passes Away

Tweet Born: October 24, 1929 It’s with great sadness that I’ve just learned that Aldo Biale has just passed away ~ Saturday, December 12, 2009 ~ in his home after a short illness. My friend and passionate Petite Sirah producer, Aldo has been at every Petite Sirah event, since I started working with the variety […]