Oberon Wines: Wine Review

North of San Francisco, between the Mayacamas and Vaca Mountain ranges, lays the Napa Valley and for over 45 years, Oberon has has roots (wine roots, that is) in Napa. Oberon’s Winemaker, Tony Coltrin was born and raised in St. Helena, Napa Valley and have spent over 45 years making wine from some of the…

A Trip To The Carmel Valley

A friend of The Guy Corner NYC went California Wine Country in October 2017 to what she hoped to be a trip to Napa and Sonoma, CA to enjoy the wineries but due to the wild fires she visited Carmel Valley instead and her experience was one she never expected. We asked her to share…

A Man’s Guide To Wine

People have been drinking wine for thousands of years – ever since the vineyard was invented. But today, wine drinking is a lot more than just glugging down a bottle of your favorite red. It’s all part and parcel of the culture. The problem is that a lot of us don’t have a clue what…

Cork vs. Screwcap: The Never Ending Debate

  We are a little torn on the screwcap vs. cork debate. On the one hand, the ease of opening and resealing a wine bottle that uses a screwcap closure is wonderful. On the other hand, a bit of the romance is lost when you don’t hear that “pop” when you crack open a bottle….

Lauren’s Favorite Things from the Great Beer Expo: Session 2

Beers and Ciders & Wines! Oh My! Another year at Belmont Racetrack is down finishing the 2016 Great Beer Expo. With a wide range of great beers, ciders (and yes now wine). With over 100 beers for sampling, there was plenty to go around as the biggest names in brewing join in on the festivities,…