Tag: winery

Pullus Wines from Slovenia Surprise and Delight

Recently, I was invited to a lunch at Blackbird sponsored by Pullus Wine of Slovenia. I had never tasted wine from Slovenia, so I was eager to attend and experience something new. To my surprise and delight, the wines from Pullus were incredible–so much so that I left wanted to buy several bottles and travel... Read more »

Round Barn Winery: The Perfect Weekend Wine Getaway

Round Barn Winery: The Perfect Weekend Wine Getaway
Round Barn Winery, located in Baroda, MI, 95 miles from Chicago, has it all: wine, beer, vodka, rum, and bourbon (the spirits are sold under the DiVine label). Situated in a quaint area of mostly farmland–and, surprisingly, a whole lot of grape vines–Round Barn is the ideal day-trip from the Loop. It’s easy to get to–and... Read more »

Napa Day 2: Merry Edwards, Hartford, Keever, Hopper Creek, and a Chef's Tasting at AVIA

Napa Day 2: Merry Edwards, Hartford, Keever, Hopper Creek, and a Chef's Tasting at AVIA
Last Friday, we went to four wineries: Merry Edwards, Hartford Family, Keever, and Hopper Creek. Each one was unique, and this made for a busy day of tasting great wine and meeting great people. We were so overbooked that we didn’t eat lunch. That’s a lot of wine without eating, Thanks to the chef Chris... Read more »
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