This is a “special edition” of Griffy on Wine. I have decided to enter the Monthly Wine Writing Challenge. The MWWC was created by another blogger “The Drunken Cyclist” and “The Armchair Sommelier” to promote more creative wine writing. The thought was that we get caught up in tasting notes, winery visits, and the occasional food porn and we soon forget that part of the reason we put in all the hours that we do on these silly blogs is that we love to write!
I haven’t been drinking wine long enough to have developed any of my own wine traditions, so I went looking for some to learn about. That’s what wine has become to me: education, history, geography, culture and civilization all available to me at the pop of a cork!
It didn’t take me very long to find a wine tradition, and…
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