“I heard the call, “Go East, Birthday Girl!” So I did.
First stop, the not at all scandalous tasting, which was wickedly good. I sat on a stool at Broc Cellars in Berkeley and had a leisurely, dare-I-say, mindful tasting of wine. Took home a Valdiguié (can you say the Gamay of Napa?) and a Vine Starr Zinfandel (thinking ahead about Labor Day BBQ) .
By the way, I was out of usual tasting mode and swallowed – it was a wine drinking day and a fine one at that.
Second stop, happy birthday to Bay Grape! I had to ...