Category: Sommeliers

Lasserre – Paris, France

  To say this is one of our favorite restaurants in Paris in truly an understatement.  Lasserre always delivers on all fronts.  Impeccable service, outstanding cuisine and an atmosphere second to none.  Chef Adrien TROUILLOUD, Monsieur Gaëtan MOLETTE and Monsieur Nicolas VIALETTES  — we thank you again for welcoming us back to a most splendid

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A Return to Grandeur – Paris, France & Anacapri, Italy

I often find myself caught up in the wonderful world I’ve cultivated over the past fifteen years of amazing cuisine, outstanding vino and personalities larger than life.  It’s nonetheless humbling to realize that it’s a rare reality.  I constantly have to remind myself when I’m selecting experiences to post that I’m extremely blessed and lucky

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The Baccarat Experience

  An exquisitely planned four nights of sheer bliss turned to five after my flight was cancelled and I was able to extend my stay as this was my initial encounter at Baccarat.  My experience at Baccarat was by far one of the most elegant, refined and priceless encounters I’ve had with luxury lodging.  There is

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Lasserre

After having a light, but delicious Cantonese lunch at LiLi, we saved ourselves for an extraordinary dinner at the magical, elegant and charming “Lasserre.”   This too was a much anticipated return as the 2013 dinner at Lasserre, was simply outstanding.  I’d been in touch with Monsieur Gaëtan Molette prior to our arrival and he assured me that our

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By Land, If Not By Sea……

Last week would have been the week of my “Wine and Waves Getaway“ unfortunately, a change in plans occurred after schedules and timing didn’t align to facilitate enough connoisseurs for the group tour, but not to worry, I turned to “The City of Lights” and its amazing cuisine for what I shall call my second

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