Author Archives: Doug Zimmerman

Mario Patone: One to watch

The past couple of years, the wine culture around the Brandywine Valley and Chester County area has really awakened. The newly formed Vintage Atlantic Wine Region is working to bring a cohesiveness to the wineries and trails of the belt … Continue reading

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Movie Review: A Year in Champagne

This film is the second in a trilogy of documentaries written and produced by David Kennard. Following on the heels of 2013’s A Year in Burgundy, the story takes viewers on a jaunt through the Champagne region of northeastern France … Continue reading

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Observations 2014

Well, here it is December and I figured it’s time to jump back into the land of the living. It’s been a good year for the most part and I wanted to share a few tidbits that I picked up … Continue reading

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Introducing the Vintage Atlantic Wine Region

Critical mass – “In social dynamics, critical mass is a sufficient number of adopters of an innovation in a social system so that the rate of adoption becomes self-sustaining and creates further growth.” — Wikipedia This was the theme on … Continue reading

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