Archive for the Tag 'Riedel'


Big things come in small packages… Vinturi Travel

Vinturi Travel is a great Father’s Day gift, which I was considering to give to my Jose this year… I need to digress for a bit, though, first. Yesterday was my youngest daughter’s birthday. She was born on Father’s Day on June 15, 1980. For years, Jose thought it would be a great laugh to […]


Metal Imagination’s Wine Gift Sculpture Winner Announced

Weekly Holidaze Drawing: Just leave a comment on any wine-blog entry this month, to win gifts this December: So, I placed all of your names in my magic hat above (shiny pewter object to the left of the wine that came in this week ~ J Wines and Austria’s Laurenz V.); one for each entry, […]


Contest: Wine-Blog December Gifts: One Drawing per Week for Five Weeks

I had so much fun with my Reader Appreciation Day give away (I’m a Sagittarian, we’re know for being generous), that my plan for this season of giving is to offer one gift per week during this holiday month. There are so many things to celebrate this month and I have a gift to cover it […]


Reader Appreciation Winner

And, the winner is Cheron, aka Cathy Gore. Cathy did as I suggested. She signed up on more than just the first day, increasing her odds. Congratulations, Cheron. Please Email me, so I have a shipping address. They’ll go out on Monday. Honestly, I had so much fun with this, and I’m a Sagittarius (we’re know […]


Social Media Would Like You To Think That Magazines Are Dying on the Vine

First Annual Reader Appreciation Day on Wine-Blog: Don’t forget to comment each day with your name during this week. It’s for the drawing… a pair of gorgeous Riedel Vinum etched glasses from my PSILY stash. The winner will be announced this Saturday morning on Wine-Blog. Good luck! Just in time for Thanksgiving… ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ But, are […]


First Annual Reader Appreciation Day on Wine-Blog

It’s an amazing thing to have developed a following for these Juicy Tales, all behind the scenes in my wine country travels as a publicist and wine grape advocacy executive director for PS I Love You. As we head into the season of Thanksgiving, I’m thinking about you, the reader of this blog. I’m grateful […]