About Me

My name is Erika Moore.  I am a Sommelier.  If you don't know what that is, some like to refer to me as a professional "Wine-O".  I prefer "alcohol enthusiast" because being a Sommelier goes so much deeper than just wine, although, the focus is on the wine.  Realistically, I am a whiskey girl with a passion for grapes, geography and the romanticism involved in wine making.  Don't worry... I drink my fair share of wine as well.

Black Eyed Peas and Collard Greens

A Southern Style New Years You can the girl out of the South, but you can never take the South out of the girl! I grew up in a small suburb just outside of Fort Worth, Texas.  There are a few key things I remember as home for this time: Saturday morning meant cartoons and … Continue reading Black Eyed Peas and Collard Greens

Saint Emilion and New Friends

On this day exactly one year ago, something very special happened to me. Maybe not this exact day, but somewhere around this day since I had a 15 hour time difference. I applied for a Bordeaux and Saint Emilion Trip through a special scholarship program. I was selected! As I've mentioned before, I may not … Continue reading Saint Emilion and New Friends

My, How Time Flies

I started this website/blog/venting session with the full intention of writing weekly, maybe monthly, but definately not once a year.  I had goals, dreams, and so many ideas.  What the hell happened to me???  LIFE In the span of a year, I have had an insane whirl wind of a go round with the almighty … Continue reading My, How Time Flies