Wine Blogs

  • Are Wine Blogs Dead?

    … and intestinal fortitude [insert hand-wringing, tortured anguish here] to declare that all wine blogs are dead. Perhaps, these wine-writers are simply tired of maintaining an active blog, tired of writing notes, tired of the whole concept or they're flat out bored. It's way too easy to throw stones and mock, creation actually takes some sincere effort…

    3 readers - Bill Eyer/ Cuvée Corner Wine Blog
  • Kaena & Beckmen: One winemaker, two stories

    …! But before we started this barrel adventure, we had to make our way out of Los Olivos, and down the road to Beckmen. As I attempted to corral the #QPB out of the door of Tercero, what would appear to our wandering eyes but Frank Morgan – the erstwhile Drink What You Like Virginian. If you are not familiar with this breed of wine blogger…

    3 readers - Luscious Lushes
  • Sober Advice From Two Wine Publicists

    … relations. For almost 10 years now I’ve occasionally addressed these kinds of questions here at Fermentation, though the practice of public and media relations has never held my full attention at this blog despite it being my full-time profession now for over 20 years. In fact the specific practice of wine public and media relations has not held…

    Tom Wark/ Fermentation
  • Wine Bloggers and Their Awards Deserve a Change

    …This blog was recently honored with “Best Industry/Business Wine Blog” at the 2014 Wine Blog Awards. That achievement made me very proud. I’ve spent nearly a decade working fairly diligently at FERMENTATION. In many ways spending almost a decade pondering, writing and generally getting stuff off my chest keeps me sane and centered. Along those…

    16 readers - Tom Wark/ Fermentation