Monthly Archives: January 2013

In Praise of Osoyoos Larose Le Grand Vin 2008

Tweet As part of the #ONtastesBC initiative, I received six bottles of BC wine to evaluate and below is the first of my tasting notes. Osoyoos Larose Le Grand Vin 2008 is indeed a grand vin.  Born out of the serendipity … Continue reading

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In Praise of GEWÜRZTRAMINER

Tweet My main joy as a wine educator is seeing the surprise and delight when someone really ‘gets’ what wine is about. Thanks to Gray Monk Estate Wineries and their 2011 Gewürztraminer, that’s what happened sitting round my dining room … Continue reading

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‘Empire State of Mind:How Jay-Z Went from Street Corner to Corner Office part two

Tweet Empire State of Mind: How Jay-Z Went from Street Corner to Corner Office (Updated) By Zack O’Malley Greenburg Published by Portfolio ISBN: 9781591845409 ebook ISBN: 9781101476079 Copyright © 2012 by Zack O’Malley Greenburg   Buy the Book     … Continue reading

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‘Empire State of Mind: How Jay-Z Went from Street Corner to Corner Office’ part one

Tweet Empire State of Mind: How Jay-Z Went from Street Corner to Corner Office (Updated) By Zack O’Malley Greenburg Published by Portfolio ISBN: 9781591845409 ebook ISBN: 9781101476079 Copyright © 2012 by Zack O’Malley Greenburg   Buy the Book     … Continue reading

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One Man’s Wine is Another Man’s Poison

Tweet In his article in the January 9th publication of Snooth, Gregory Dal Piaz discusses ‘The Problem with Wine Ratings’, what’s wrong with them and their affect on how we buy wine… “….wine ratings, we hate them and we love … Continue reading

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Let’s Get Linkedin in Perspective

Tweet Linkedin has 200 million members and there are more than 3 billion people in the workforce globally.  Even excluding industry/education/location-specific workers, that’s still a lot of people who are not on Linkedin, so make other platforms/stratagems work for you in … Continue reading

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