California Dreaming

Fine Cabernets from 1984 By Panos Kakaviatos for 11 February 2018 A few years back, I attended a symposium of Masters of Wine in Florence Italy. It was a fantastic gathering, and I learned many things about the world of wine. One negative memory, however, also sticks in my mind: a California producer sponsoring […]

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Bordeaux 1966, fifty years on (and other surprises)

By Panos Kakaviatos for  13 January 2016 I have to thank my lucky stars for the great wine loving friends I have in Washington D.C. Since I am turning … 50 in December this year, I wanted to organize a 1966 dinner. And so six of us gathered at the famous wine friendly restaurant […]

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