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The Certified Wino

Wine. Hospitality. Food.

In an industry filled with so many passionate, talented professionals, it is a shame that we don't celebrate their stories more often. For me, their journey is far more interesting than the places they end up. Join me as I showcase an array of inspiring entrepreneurs, chefs, restaurant owners, and wine nerds (my people) & share my own passion for all things wine via "The Certified Wino". And maybe, just maybe, you'll understand what it means to be a hospitality professional!


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Radley & Finch Chenin Blanc 2019

If Chardonnay & Chenin Blanc get into a cage match...who ya rooting for?! I often refer to chenin blanc as chardonnay's tropical cousin. It has distinctive aromas of fruit we associate with warmer parts of the world, while possessing the chameleon like capabilities of chardonnay-----meaning it can be grown almost anywhere with little to no trouble. Add that to a wide range of stylistic interpretations, and you have a wine that acts as the perfect alternative for drinkers of c

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