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Okay so clearly I haven't updated in like, ever. Typing up tasting notes for all those wines proved to be a challenge and I eventually got sucked up at work and on personal programming projects. Who knows if I'll ever get to those blog posts, but that's okay. Because here's a post. I got my WSET advanced results back. I don't normally brag, but I got a pass with distinction! #awyiss. Yeah. Exciting. And annoying for you. I'm sorry. Also, I'm helping to lead a wine tasting at UBC this Friday. We're going over the basics. Hurrah! I thought I had lots to say but I don't. So here's a picture of a wine we might have on Friday. ...

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Birthday 2012!

My regular birthday occurs at such an inconvenient time, so I decided on sone pseudo-arbitrary future date on which to PAR-TAY. In terms of wine, though - my friends are all across the board. Some don't drink wine (ouch), some do, some prefer beer, some don't drink at all - you know. I tried to select a bunch of wines that would be crowd pleasers, but not in that sort of overly sleazy way. I ended up only being able to review theĀ 2011 Chateau Cailleteau Bergeron Sauvignon Blanc andĀ 2011 Wild Goose Autumn Gold beforehand, since I didn't want to open the three sparkling wines (Cava, Moscato, Brachetto) that I did have until we wanted to drink them. We didn't get to...

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