Author Archives: the drunken cyclist

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.

Tasting a Few Wines Online

As a wine blogger/writer, I get asked to partake in tastings often. Most of these tastings are conducted online, which the layperson usually has some difficulty understanding. The concept, though, is fairly straightforward: several bloggers/writers are sent a few bottles … Continue reading

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