Taste of Wine
I have known Maurice DiMarino since he began with the Cohn Restaurant Group at Island Prime. As he proved himself as a sommelier he was assigned more restaurants and now he proudly can say he is the Certified Sommelier/Wine and Beverage Director for the entire San Diego chain.
There is no more elegant bottle of wine than a well-crafted Rosé. This hybrid wine that radiates pleasure, coolness and seduction always captivates me.
On my visits to Temecula’s wine country I have been making the beautiful drive north on the Interstate15 in San Diego County for some nine years now, passing though what is known as Fallbrook.
In January, Colorado became the first state in the U.S. to allow retail recreational marijuana sales to adults 21 and older. 37 dispensaries opened for business and business has been booming. But hold on.
Like most west coast wine lovers, my choices have been confined to California, Oregon and Washington.
Road shows are nothing new in the wine world. Especially this time of the year when wine makers really don’t have critical responsibilities at bud break and flowering of the vines.