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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.

Summer is Not Over (But it Shouldn’t Matter)

I have mentioned before that I do not get caught up in all the National and International “Wine Days.” Most of the international wine varietie* get a day at some point on the calendar, as do many of the more … Continue reading

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