Tag: wine

Biodynamic Farming is a Way of Life at Maysara Winery & Momtazi Vineyards

In a previous post, An Evening with Some of Oregon’s Biodynamic and Sustainable Winemakers-An Approach to Viticulture I touched briefly on Moe Momtazi’s beliefs and practices when it came to Biodynamic farming. The day following the seminar Momtazi invited the group to a full…

Valentine’s Day Gifts for Wine Lovers

“We are all mortal until the first kiss and the second glass of wine.” Eduardo Galeano Valentine’s Day will soon be upon us and it’s time to find that special gift for your better half. Since the 17th Century, there have been three traditional Valentine’s…

An Evening with Some of Oregon’s Biodynamic and Sustainable Winemakers-An Approach to Viticulture: Part Two

“You have to take risks. We will only understand the miracle of life fully when we allow the unexpected to happen.” – Paulo Coelho Welcome to Part Two of, An Evening with Some of Oregon’s Biodynamic and Sustainable Winemakers-An Approach to Viticulture. If you are…

An Evening with some of Oregon’s Biodynamic and Sustainable Winemakers-An Approach to Viticulture: Part One

“All of nature begins to whisper its secrets to us through its sounds. Sounds that were previously incomprehensible to our soul now become the meaningful language of nature.” -Rudolf Steiner Many articles have been written in the last ten years about the Biodynamic movement…

Champagne Guy Méa – The Way Of The Wolf

In 2015 the United Nations gave the Champagne region of France World Heritage Status, verifying what fans have known all along-Champagne is indeed unique. However, it is not just the delicate bubbles in each bottle that make Champagne so unique and authentic, there is…