Food & Wine

  • HOTEL INSIDER: A Stay at Six Senses, Douro Valley

    Visiting the Douro Valley

    Is the Douro Valley the World's Most Beautiful Wine Region? Over a decade ago, my husband spent part of a summer working in the Douro Valley as part of the culmination of his Masters program. They focused on developing wine…

  • Two Days in Bordeaux

    Two Days in Bordeaux

    Inspiration for Two Days in Bordeaux When it comes to world-famous wine regions, Bordeaux easily makes it into the conversation for wine lovers.* With famous appellations like Saint Emilion, Pomerol, Margaux, and Saint Julien drawing in wine aficionados from around…

  • Wine Tasting in Barolo

    FOOD & WINE: Wine Tasting in Barolo

    What Barolo taught me about wine appreciation What was planned as three weeks in Italy (during COVID no less) unexpectedly turned into two months exploring the country across seven different regions and many cities and towns along the way. We…

  • Self-Guided Wine Tasting Tour in Santorini, Avantis Winery

    SIP: 7 Wine Bars in the Cyclades

    When it comes to wine in the Cyclades, Santorini gets all the love, but wine tasting goes far beyond Santorini when it comes to Cycladic varietals and opportunities to delve into Greece's wine scene. I have a full post on…