Posts Tagged ‘Odisea Wines’

Early days of harvest in Lodi

September 10th, 2012
Early days of harvest in Lodi

Of yearly harvests, Carl Sandburg once waxed poetic: Under the summer roses When the flagrant crimson Lurks in the dusk Of the wild red leaves, Love, with little hands, Comes and touches you With a thousand memories, And asks you Beautiful, unanswerable questions. … and some of our own memories of the first few weeks of Lodi’s 2012 harvest:  

Dream case for the Lodi wine lover who has everything

December 13th, 2011
Dream case for the Lodi wine lover who has everything

Why begrudge your fellow man by stalking off or clicking off the television every time one of those Lexus Christmas commercials comes on?  We can be happy for other people’s success (yeah, right), but when it comes to wine, this question never really goes away:  why do people spend too much on bottles of wine? We’re talking about big-name, big-shot wines that cost over $100, $200, or even $500 a bottle.  They’re not like a Lexus, which at least gives you a nifty package of engineering.  Fine wine is more like aesthetic arts or crafts:  the qualities appreciated are sensory,.. VIEW MORE »