Category Wine

Domain Drouhin

9 Hours In Seattle

I spent 9 hours in Seattle on Wednesday and it took nearly half that long to fly there and back. Zooming from meeting to meeting, I saw the Space Needle, Pikes Market, 40 Starbucks, and Mt. Rainier. This is what I call high speed sight seeing. After a long day at work, I settled down at […]

Picchetti Winery

There Is Always Time For Wine

A part of me misses working in Cupertino – the part that liked being so close to a winery that I could sneak away from work in the afternoon and be back before anyone realized I was gone. Not many people realize this, but just on the outskirts of Cupertino there some great wineries you can get to in about […]

The Secret of the Santa Cruz Mountains

For most people, the thought of “Santa Cruz” conjures up thoughts of a small surfer community with cute little beach condos and the old school theme park, “The Beach Boardwalk”. Personally, I used to think of Santa Cruz as the place where the fringe people lived. Years ago I worked just at the bottom of the hill on the San Jose side […]