How to Develop a Palate for Wine

The “Wine For Lawyers” series is written by sommelier and criminal defense lawyer Brian Tannebaum.

There are few terms that annoy me more than anything that ends with “for lawyers.” So when Sam asked me if I would pen some thoughts on how to not embarrass yourself with a wine list for lawyers, I immediately said, “oh, absolutely.” [Read more…]

10 Ways to Know/Develop Your Wine Palate

You know your taste in clothes, shoes, food and cars, but do you know your taste in wine? If you had asked me ten years ago before I started living in Italy, I would have said, “No.” and “Who cares? Wine snobs are boring.” [Read more…]