1. What the Hell is a Wine Club? Part 2.

    In part 2 of my post on wine clubs I try to explain why they exist and why wine consumers are joining them more and more.…


  2. What the Hell is a Wine Club? Part 1.

    For over 3 years I worked in wine hospitality selling wine clubs. More often than not I found myself trying to explain to consumers why they even exist and, more importantly, why anyone should join one. In this 3 part series I will try to revisit those conversations.…


  3. Adiós Penedès.

    Final thoughts from my trip to Penedès…


  4. Greetings from Penedès. Day 6.

    Today I visited Can Rà fols dels Caus which means "house of rabbit caves." Indeed, such an amazing place I actually felt a bit like Alice in Wonderland.…


  5. Greetings from Penedès. Day 5.

    If you've read any of my posts you know that wine history is, well, a fascination of mine. So naturally, when I stumbled on a wine museum I had to go in.…


  6. Greetings from Penedès. Day 4.

    Penedès is all about Cava. Today I toured two of its largest producers.…


  7. Greetings from Penedès. Day 3.

    Today I took a walk and...oh look, a winery!…


  8. Greetings from Penedès. Day 2.

    On day 2 while rambling about in Sidurni d’Anoia (aka Cava Capitol) I found something very...disturbing.…


  1. Yno Tasting

    It was almost 5 years ago when I decided to enter the wine business. For 10 years prior I was a software developer. Now, I've decided to combine the two. I'm excited to introduce my new wine app, Yno Tasting. It's the answer to finding that perfect wine...and other stupid questions.…


  2. Yno Wine Trivia

    What “non-existent” wine did Ellen Barkin offer Matt Damon in Oceans 13? Where does Gruner Veltliner come from? These questions and more are answered by Yno Wine Trivia. A fun Alexa skill to play with friends or study for WSET, Sommelier, or CSW tests.…