Wine & Chocolate Pairings for Valentine’s Day

February 4, 2014

Subscribe to the Podcast on iTunes: Click here Download Laurie’s new APP for your iPhone/iPad or Android Featured Interview Laurie visited Irem Eren at AYZA Wine Bar in NYC for a lesson on the secrets of wine and chocolate pairings. Listen to the interview here. Upcoming Events February 14: Valentine’s Happy Hour from 4-6PM at Hair o’The Dog in Easton, […]

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Randall Grahm – Bonny Doon Vineyard

January 27, 2014

Subscribe to the Podcast on iTunes: Click here Download Laurie’s new APP for your iPhone/iPad or Android Sips of the Week Bonny Doon Vineyard‘s founder braved the snow uphill to join Laurie at the WBAL studios in Baltimore for a lively interview and tasting (drinking) session. Randall began his winemaking journey in 1979 with much success. In 1989,Randall was […]

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Finger Lakes Pinot Noir & Painted Palette

January 18, 2014

Subscribe to the Podcast on iTunes: Click here Download Laurie’s new APP for your iPhone/iPad or Android Sips of the Week Dana Hoiles is not just the wife of former Oriole great Chris Hoiles, but lifelong sports fan, and now sports Mom to three sons. Dana’s passion for life is exemplified in everything she does, whether it’s family, sports […]

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South African Wine & Baltimore County Restaurant Week

January 11, 2014

Subscribe to the Podcast on iTunes: Click here Download Laurie’s new APP for your iPhone/iPad or Android  Sips of the Week Katie & Michael Cavanaugh of Cavanaugh Family Imports joined us to taste a few great wines from Over the Mountain Winery in the Overberg region of South Africa. Join the Cavanaugh’s at Quarry Wine & Spirits from 2-6 […]

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2014 Wine Industry Wish List

January 5, 2014

Subscribe to the Podcast on iTunes: Click here Download Laurie’s new APP for your iPhone/iPad or Android Joe Roberts is the voice behind  1WineDude.com, joined Laurie to talk about their Wish List of changes for the Wine Industry in 2014. Listen to the audio on her iTunes Podcast: Click here Here are Joe’s wishes: 1. Wineries need to get […]

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New Year’s Eve Party 2014

December 31, 2013

If you are looking for inspiration for tonight’s New Year’s celebrations here are my top 10 ideas inspired by some of my favorite bar items at RedEnvelope.com. Here are 10 great ways to Ring in the New Year that are easier than you think! 10. CHEESE – Get some delicious cheeses and charcuterie from ArtisanalCheese.com […]

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New Year’s Cocktails 2014

December 28, 2013

Subscribe to the Podcast on iTunes: Click here Download Laurie’s new APP for your iPhone/iPad or Android  Sips of the Week John Reusing of Bad Decisions joined us to shake up some great cocktails for New Year’s Eve 2014. Try these delicious cocktails at home or join John at the bar for the big holiday. Ginger Old Fashioned Muddle […]

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Holiday Sparkling Wines & Last Minute Gift Ideas

December 21, 2013

Subscribe to the Podcast on iTunes: Click here Download Laurie’s new APP for your iPhone/iPad or Android  Holiday Gift Ideas  ”Shh…there’s wine in here” Travel Coffee Mug $15 in TWC Shop Signed copy of The Sipping Point: A Crash Course in Wine $16.95 TWC Shop The Wine Coach Wine Club – 2 wines each month, wine tips from Laurie […]

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Holiday Wines & Gift Ideas

December 15, 2013

Subscribe to the Podcast on iTunes: Click here Download Laurie’s new APP for your iPhone/iPad or Android  Holiday Gift Ideas  ”Shh…there’s wine in here” Travel Coffee Mug $15 in TWC Shop Signed copy of The Sipping Point: A Crash Course in Wine $16.95 TWC Shop The Wine Coach Wine Club – 2 wines each month, wine tips from Laurie […]

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Wine & Cheese Pairings for the Holidays

December 7, 2013

Subscribe to the Podcast on iTunes: Click here Download Laurie’s new APP for your iPhone/iPad or Android Sips of the Week Laurie talked with Jean Francois Bordet, President of the Chablis Commission about the Chablis region in France and its amazingly food friendly wines. Domaine Seguinot-Bordet Chablis Premier Cru Fourchaume 2010 $35 Winemaker’s Notes: Very pretty pale golden yellow […]

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Shiraz, Bacon & Wine!

November 30, 2013

Subscribe to the Podcast on iTunes: Click here Download Laurie’s new APP for your iPhone/iPad or Android Sips of the Week M. Chapoutier Tournon Mathilda Victorian Shiraz, Victoria, Australia, $14.99 Winemaker’s Notes: Colour : brilliant, dark ruby colour; Nose : deep with black fruits and pepper aromas;Palate : supple and greedy with silky and elegant tannins Yalumba Y Series Shiraz […]

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Thanksgiving Wines & Turkey Tips

November 23, 2013

Subscribe to the Podcast on iTunes: Click here Download Laurie’s new APP for your iPhone/iPad or Android Sips of the Week Tim Riley, Beverage Director at Fleet Street Kitchen, joined us to talk about three of his wine picks that need to be on your Thanksgiving table! Baltimore native, Tim brings an intense passion for beverage service and an […]

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