Archive for the Tag 'Jim Gordon'


Concannon Is Pulling Out All of the Stops For Petite Sirah’s 50th Anniversary

Media and Petite producers… You’re invited… (Email Jo Diaz ~ jo @ At this year’s Ninth Annual Petite Sirah Symposium, Concannon Vineyard has added one more event. The night before the Symposium, on July 25, 2011, following PS I Love You’s annual meeting (5:00 p.m.), the folks at Concannon are hosting a Reception and […]


Opus Vino ~ A Vinous Opera of Wine People, Places, and Brands, Orchestrated by Jim Gordon

What an amazingly impressive book, this Opus Vino ($75.00). Editor-in-Chief Jim Gordon is a man for whom I’ve had the deepest respect from day-one when I entered the wine business. That was nearly 20 years ago. Formerly the managing editor of Wine Spectator, and now the managing editor of Wines & Vines, Jim’s got solid […]


Best Wine Books of 2010 ~ For your Holiday Shopping Needs ~ Day 2

This past year, I’ve received a good amount of wine book for my reading pleasure, and also for reviewing. I may have come across something for almost everyone for this holiday season. Continuing from yesterday’s Day 1: Home Winemakers Bible Home Winemaking For Dummies ($19.99), by Tim Patterson ~ Tim Patterson is not only an […]