Our Journey

Yakima Valley in Washington State is already well known for its outstanding premium wines.  This is no different when it comes to the amazing Syrah coming from that area!  With several vineyards in the area such as Boushey Vineyards, Barrel Springs Winery, and Dineen Vineyards,...

The craft brewing industry is experiencing a great deal of growth and innovation every year.  With several new craft breweries popping up all over south Florida and the rest of the world, it's not surprising that new ideas are popping up.  Barrel aging is not...

Aging beer in white wine barrels has become a very popular choice by microbreweries and new craft breweries all over the U.S.  Particularly in south Florida, there are breweries popping up who absolutely love the idea of working wine with their brew to create new and...

We all know that beer needs to be aged to be great.  It is likely one of the biggest steps in the production process next to the fermentation tanks!  However, what type of barrel is the best for aging?  How do different barrels affect the...

Key Largo, the furthest south you can possibly go while remaining the continental U.S., is one of the biggest hot spots in the country.  From the absolutely gorgeous sunsets (as featured above) to the outstanding nightlife, this part of Florida is one of the biggest...

Here's why you may want to consider trying a craft beer that was aged in a wine barrel or cask. Everyone seems to know that many Imperial Stouts are aged in bourbon barrels.  In fact, I have written about bourbon barrel-aged craft beers before.  Sometimes you...

Today in our tour of the world's Riesling vineyards, we come to Germany, a country that is steeped in historical muse and culture.  Schloss Vollrads Wine Estate, located in Oestrich-Winkel, Germany, is a place of wonder, dedication, and some of the best premium wines in Germany....

The future is a scary thought for some, but this is mostly due to the direction the world seems to be heading.  Pollution, unstable economies, and a bleak social outlook seem to be overtaking the landscape, creating a dull view of what could be a...

Chateau Canon is located in Saint Emilion, an absolutely breathtaking region of France that is well known for producing some of the most delicious premium wines in the entire world.  The winemakers of this region follow tradition closely and their experience is deferred to by budding...