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About the drunken cyclist

I have been an occasional cycling tour guide in Europe for the past 20 years, visiting most of the wine regions of France. Through this "job" I developed a love for wine and the stories that often accompany the pulling of a cork. I live in Houston with my lovely wife and two wonderful sons.

Bringing Château la Nerthe to Houston

It is “winter” here in Houston. I put that in quotes since, as a long-time resident of the Northeast and Midwest, this is not winter. It’s not really even fall since the colors of the trees don’t change and the … Continue reading

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