VINTAGE FLOWS: KICKIN WINES IN THE CAN

“I’m hot-scorching, but stone cold like Steve Austin If you smell what Tical cooking, ain’t tryin’ to see central booking” -Method Man, Blackout When I heard that theme music come on while watching WWE, one thing was for sure. Somebody was about to get a mud hole stomped in their ass, and that’s the bottom line! Sure there might have been some jawing off and … Continue reading VINTAGE FLOWS: KICKIN WINES IN THE CAN

VINTAGE FLOWS- Rock N’ Rosé: Hampton Water Marks Its Territory

“I would drink of your river, it would always get me high What was once my salvation, now tastes like bitter wine” -Bon Jovi, Bitter Wine Growing up in Jersey City, literally a swim away from New York, I couldn’t help but notice this little brother treatment Jersey gets. I’m sure being the youngest of three didn’t help that for me either. Everything that happens … Continue reading VINTAGE FLOWS- Rock N’ Rosé: Hampton Water Marks Its Territory

VINTAGE FLOWS: Rocky Marciano Wine Wins by KO

When the moon hits your eye like a big pizza pie That’s amore When the world seems to shine like you’ve had too much wine That’s amore -Dean Martin, That’s Amore Rocky Marciano is a name in boxing that has become synonymous with greatness. With Floyd’s s retirement in question at times, Rocky Marciano is known for being the first boxer to have ever retired … Continue reading VINTAGE FLOWS: Rocky Marciano Wine Wins by KO

Vintage Flows: Save Room for His LVE: A Legends Wine Review

“Sometimes I take all the shine Talk like I drank all the wine Years ahead but way behind I’m on one, two, three, four, five” -Kanye West feat. JOHN LEGEND, Ghost Town I don’t know about you but, John Legend has been singing the soundtrack to my love life’s past, present and future for as long as I can remember. Yes, even before I ever … Continue reading Vintage Flows: Save Room for His LVE: A Legends Wine Review

VINTAGE FLOWS: A Vintage in Wine to Remember

“So lets just stay in the moment Smoke some weed, drink some wine Reminisce, talk some shit, forever young is in your mind Leave a mark that can’t erase, neither space nor time So when the director yells cut we’ll be fine” -Jay Z feat. Mr. Hudson, Young Forever Well, its been a little over a year now since I’ve been documenting my journey within … Continue reading VINTAGE FLOWS: A Vintage in Wine to Remember

VINTAGE FLOWS: Tis the Foodie Season to be Jolly

Prince Markie D: “$3.99 for all you can eat? Well, I’m a stuff my face to a funki beat!” Kool Rock Ski: “We’re gonna walk inside, and guess what’s up? Put some food in my plate, and some Coke in my cup” -Fat Boys, All You Can Eat A few weeks back the Royal Wedding distracted us from one of the most important seasons in … Continue reading VINTAGE FLOWS: Tis the Foodie Season to be Jolly

VINTAGE FLOWS: Hip hop pioneers remix the wine stereo-type

“Yo, my mind is seeing through your design like blind fury I shine jewelry sipping on crushed grapes, we lust papes And push cakes inside the casket at Just wake It’s sickening, he just finished bidding upstate” -Nas, Affirmative Action Growing up with a brother 10 years older than I am through the 80’s and early 90’s, my music background began right at the sweet … Continue reading VINTAGE FLOWS: Hip hop pioneers remix the wine stereo-type

VINTAGE FLOWS: Aruba, One Happy Wine-Land

“Red, red wine Stay close to me Don’t let me be alone It’s tearing apart My blue, blue heart” -Ub40, Red Wine Ahh, Aruba! My home away from home! Aruba is my getaway for beautiful beaches, incredible weather, delightful people, delicious food, and surprisingly incredible wine. That’s right. Aruba’s wine culture is rich and currently thriving. In this piece you’re going to find out why … Continue reading VINTAGE FLOWS: Aruba, One Happy Wine-Land

Vintage Flows: The Ghost Horse of Napa Valley

“And you do dinners at French Laundry in Napa Valley Scallops and glasses of Dolce, that shit’s right up your alley” -Drake, The Ride Driver: Where ya goin? Me: Cole’s Chop House, please. Driver: Oof! I hope you’re not paying. Me: What a weird thing to say. But no, I’m not. I’m going for a business meeting, kinda. Driver: What kind of business are you … Continue reading Vintage Flows: The Ghost Horse of Napa Valley

VINTAGE FLOWS: “YOU ARE THE WINE SNOB YOU HATE”

“I got extensive hoes with expensive flows, And I sip fine wine to spit vintage flows. What y’all don’t know? You can’t knock the hustle.” -JAY Z, Can’t knock the hustle That verse is from one of the greatest poets of my time, Sean Carter. Jay-z was the initial inspiration behind my column, “Vintage Flows”. It was the realization that as much as wine has … Continue reading VINTAGE FLOWS: “YOU ARE THE WINE SNOB YOU HATE”