Author Archives: Stan The Wine Man

About Stan The Wine Man

I am a blue collar wine guy who has been in the biz for over twenty years. I work at a store in a tourist destination stop. I work hard at finding the best wine for the money. I love the challenge of learning my customer's palate so I can find the best wine for them, whether it is Petrus or white zinfandel. Cheers!


From a wine perspective, November and December are my favorite months at the store. Thanksgiving and Christmas are huge wine holidays and it’s mostly to do with food and wine pairing. I love to help a customer find the wine … Continue reading

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One thing I need to focus on over the next few months is emphasizing the need for decanting wine. On my YouTube channel, I open the wines just before I review them. The reason for this is simple. Stats show … Continue reading

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It’s been a while since I’ve written a piece in one of my favorite formats, Bits & Bobs. Sometimes I feel like the screen is my enemy, although I love to write. Getting ready for a marathon is hard work. … Continue reading

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In a week’s time, I taste a boatload of wine (seriously). A lot of my friends think I’m lucky. Well, they’re right and I wouldn’t give this job up for the world. The only thing that makes my job hard, … Continue reading

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