Hugel: The Jewel of Alsace

Hugel: The Jewel of Alsace By Bob Lipinski   Alsace is a storybook region dotted with picturesque villages in northeast France. It occupies a narrow strip of land between Strasbourg and Mulhouse. It is no more than four miles wide … Continue reading

Alsace- France’s White Wine Jewel

Alsace- France’s White Wine Jewel This storybook region dotted with picturesque villages, occupies a narrow strip of land between Strasbourg and Mulhouse. It is no more than four miles wide and about 40 miles long, with a total area of … Continue reading

Wagner Vineyards, Finger Lakes

During my annual pilgrimage to the Finger Lakes wine country, I had the opportunity of stopping by Wagner Vineyards on Lake Seneca for a tour and tasting of some really fine wines. We were greeted by Laura Wagner Lee, daughter … Continue reading

Oldies…Still Drinkable

Wine Event I recently attended a tasting of “golden oldies” (no, not music, although I really enjoy listening to Little Anthony & The Imperials), older wines that may be, could be, or are already past their peak of drinkability (shot … Continue reading