Thirsty Thursday ~ September 15, 2011 – Fashionable wines and what to pair with Doritios

Each Thirsty Thursday we help you get ready for the weekend ahead with a round up of the best wine reviews and pairings from your fave winos, oenophiles and beyond . . .


  • How to choose wine in a restaurant ::link::
  • Austrian wine becomes hip in America ::link::
  • The 5 Most Fashionable Wines ::link::
  • A Wine Match for Summer Tomatoes ::link::
  • Looking for new wines to open w/ your next meal? Here are six, from a classic Rhone to a snappy sauvignon blanc ::link::

A Curious Coupling … That Works

​When asked what factors had shaped his palate and his wine collection when he first began collecting fine wine, rockstar (literally, not just figuratively) and winemaker Maynard James Keenan answered: “Mountain Dew and Doritos. Like most American kids, that’s what I grew up on.”