Tag: wine

A Midsummer’s Night Wine Dinner

Story and photo by Bob Sacks Summertime cries out for thirst-quenching white and rosé wines; certainly this summer’s oppressive heat and humidity, even more so, but die-hard wine drinkers will seek out...

August 29, 2016 | comments

Wines for End-of-Season Grilling

By Charles B. Rubinstein “Sunburn is very becoming, but only when it is even – One must be careful not to look like a mixed grill.” –Noel Coward   This...

September 6, 2013 | comments

What’s in a Name?

By Charles B. Rubinstein “What’s in a name? That which we call a rose By any other name would smell as sweet.” – William Shakespeare, Romeo and Juliet   Until...

July 12, 2013 | comments

Looking at Wine as an Investment

By Charles B. Rubinstein Never invest your money in anything that eats or needs repairing. – Billy Rose   If one considers the purchase of wine as an investment in future drinking...

May 31, 2013 | comments

Picking the Right Zin

By Charles B. Rubinstein In the mirrorlike relationship between wine and human beings, Zinfandel owned more reflective properties than any other grape… As a result, its own “true” nature might...

April 21, 2013 | comments