#InVinoFab Episode no. 11: Poetry Pause: No Sooner

No Sooner by Michael Leunig from the Personal Funeral blog “No sooner do you arrive than it’s time to leave. How beautiful it is, how glorious, yet it’s nearly time to go. So you take it in, you take it in. And you take a few small souvenirs, some leaves: lavender, rosemary, eucalyptus. A few…

#InVinoFab Podcast No. 9: RBG

If you have never heard of Ruth Bader Ginsburg (a.k.a. Notorious RBG), I am not sure what rock you have been living under these days. This vignette of #InVinoFab will give you a quick rundown of relevant resources and links to learn more about Justice Ginsburg’s life and contributions she has made for society. Let’s…

#InVinoFab Podcast, no. 8: Learning about Viticulture with @thegrapeprof

In episode no. 8 of the In Vino Fabulum (#InVinoFab) podcast, Patrice and Laura learn all about the world of viticulture and enology with @TheGrapeProf: As an Associate Professor in the Horticulture Section, Dr. Justine VandenHeuvel is actively involved in both research and teaching. Justine’s research focuses on optimizing flavors and aromas in wine grapes,…

In Vino Fabulum, Episode No. 7: What the Temp? #InVinoFab

Temperature Tips We have a wine Goldilocks problem. When wine is too cold, you can hardly taste it. When it’s too warm, it tastes yuck. But most wine, whether it’s consumed at home or in restaurants, is often served at the wrong temperature. Back in the day, two benchmarks controlled wine service: The temperature of…

In Vino Fabulum, Episode No. 6: Toni Ressaire

We are thrilled to welcome Toni Ressaire, a technical communicator, trainer and consultant, to join the In Vino Fabulum podcast for episode no. 6. Besides working with companies in the software development industry on five continents (we secretly think she’s Carmen Sandiego), Toni shares with us her rather non-traditional uses for traditional technology communication (tech…

In Vino Fabulum, Episode no. 5: No Filter

A Pod Vignette: How Do You Own It Online? Reflections from the “No Filter” @NoteToSelf Podcast Series Laura loves the Note To Self podcast and she’s a huge fan girl of Manoush Zomorodi (@manoushz), so it’s no surprise that in this episode she brought the “No Filter” series by @NoteToSelf and NY magazine, @TheCut, that…

In Vino Fabulum, Episode no. 3: Wine Glasses

Glassware for wine is really all about function and even taste. Is your wine temperature controlled? Do you plan on tasting it after giving it a swirl? Where is your wine drinking happening? Home, bar, vineyard or cottage? Let’s talk shop about the glass that houses your favorite vino. Practical Tips for Wine Glassware: Buy…