Dennis Sodomka


Wine Time: Real Halloween treats are for the grown-ups

When the trick-or-treating is over and it’s time for the adults to take over on Halloween, there’s no limit to the fun you can have with a... Read more

Wine Time: Casillero del Diablo Sauvignon Blanc 2013, Chile

COST: $11-13

WHAT: I love the Casillero del Diablo sauvignon blanc for... Read more

Wine Time: Hedges Family Estate Red Mountain 2011, Washington

COST: $26-28

WHAT: Wines from the Pacific Northwest fascinate me. They... Read more

Wine Time: Wild Horse Viognier 2014, Central Coast

COST: $16-18

WHAT: From humble, obscure origins viognier has climbed to... Read more

Wine Time: Mark West Pinot Noir 2013, California

COST: $9-12

WHAT: Sometimes when you see cases of low-cost wine stacked in... Read more

Wine Time: CrossBarn Chardonnay 2014, Sonoma Coast

COST: $24-26

WHAT: As we drift along into Indian summer we continue to get beautiful, warm days that are... Read more

Wine Time: Coté Mas Sud de France Blanc Méditerranée 2014, France

COST: $12-14

WHAT: It's September, but there is still plenty of hot weather ahead, so I am always looking... Read more

Wine Time: Simi Reserve Chardonnay 2013, Russian River Valley

COST: $25-27

WHAT: History is important at a place like Simi, which has been making wine continuously in... Read more