Oregon Pinot Noir

Pinot Noir has always been seen as being a bit of a fickle beast, but despite sharing few similarities with the Burgundy region, Oregon has really carved out a niche for itself as the producer of fabulous Pinots. The majority of winemaking in Oregon is in the Willamette Valley, where a huge array of soil…

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Zinfandel & Sheet Pan Chicken with Ratatouille

I love chicken. I also love easy things! Chicken thighs are the easiest. This dish was inspired by the fact that it’s summer and that means Ratatouille, and this bottle of 2015 Heitz Zinfandel that I smuggled over from America a few years back. There’s a lot of cheap and cheerful Zinfandel out there, but…

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