Derek’s Ode to Montelena

March 27, 2013

An off-hand comment from Philly chef Derek Davis to Dead Guy Wine Society founder Scot “Zippy” Ziskind about the passing of Chateau Montelena founder & “Judgment of Paris ” winner Jim Barrett started a flurry of e-mails that ended with a last minute tribute to a man that help put the United States, California & the pioneering spirit that makes this country great into the spotlight.

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Vaulted Burgundy

March 12, 2013

Two turns left clockwise to 75, one turn right to 66, no seriously, the right combination of Maison Nicolas Potel’s exquisite Burgundies , Del Frisco’s Double Eagle Steakhouse’s decadent cuisine & the vault of the first private bank in the United States make for a AAA rated event!

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