Harry Cipriani Finger Sandwiches

Harry Cipriani Finger Sandwiches

Harry Cipriani Finger Sandwiches by Janie Master Harry’s Bar was opened in 1931 in Venice by bartender Giuseppe Cipriani. The story goes that a young man from Boston, named Harry Pickering had been frequenting the Hotel Europa in Venice, where Giuseppe Cipriani...
California Trip 2018

California Trip 2018

California Trip 2018 by Janie Master Amazing, indeed, that you can drive through the snow and slush for an hour to Boston – get into a fragile silver tube for 5 hours and then get into another car and drive past hedges of flaming bougainvillea, trees dripping with...
California

California

March 2015 Mel and I set off for California for two sales meetings with our distributor, various wine tastings and sales calls and a visit to Tortoise Creek in Lodi. The trip also happened to coincide with my birthday and we were to arrive in SF ON my birthday....
The Crazy Parisians!

The Crazy Parisians!

Last December, Mel, Charlie and I had been in the Languedoc, France to do our blends of the 2013 Tortoise Creek wines and had then gone on to the Southern Rhone to spend some time with our Rhone partner at Le Charmel in the Costieres de Nimes. It gave us a perfect...