Entries by Annette Tomei

My Favorite Trader Joe’s Wine – a NZ Sauvignon Blanc with CA Roots

2017 Sauvignon Republic, Sauvignon Blanc, Marlborough, New Zealand Wine of the Week with Annette Tomei I lived in the Napa Valley in the early 2000s. For me, it was a magical time to meet fascinating people, learn tons, and watch some great storylines develop. And one of those great stories developed into this week’s wine. […]

Is Orange Wine the New White? – discover what’s to love about orange

2008 Gravner Ribolla, Venezia Giulia IGT, Friuli, Italy Wine of the Week with Annette Tomei We wine lovers must occasionally step out of our comfort zones. As I started writing this, I realized I was likely out of my league. The natural wine movement has built up a cult-like following. There are many highly respected […]