One of the reasons why I wanted to be part of this blog was because I wanted a forum where I could share my feeling that Moscato d'Asti is actually one of Italy's most soulful wines.
…I wish more American wine professionals would take time out to think about how the wines we buy and drink "sustain" other communities.
The more I've learned about Moscato d'Asti, the more I've realized how little people actually know about the appellation, the wines, and the people who grow and make them.
I couldn't be more thrilled to share the news that I will be leading a Moscato d'Asti tasting and master class here in Houston — my adoptive hometown — on May 15.
It's with great pleasure that I share the following good news: The Moscato d'Asti blog has asked me back for another year of blogging here on the Moscato d'Asti stories blog!
It is freezing temperatures in many parts of the United States at the moment. This isn’t normal winter cold temperatures, but record breaking.
It all began with a pancake… A Vietnamese pancake to be precise: Bánh xèo also known as "Vietnamese happy pancake" or "sizzling pancake."
The goals do not have to measured in terms of size. Why does it seem we can’t focus on goals in general and never give them a size?
“Light in alcohol and strong on flavor, [bottlings of Moscato d’Asti] are the ultimate party wines, but they can be remarkably nuanced and terroir-specific, too”.
Saturday Suppers will allow me to get more rest on Sunday and prepare for the week, but it will also allow me to be more exploratorive in the kitchen.