Tracy Byrnes

Tracy Byrnes has what many might call a dream gig, matching a career as an experienced and well-respected business journalist with her passion for wine.

The Entrepreneurship of Building the Best Wine Cellar

Once strictly for the rich and famous, wine cellars are popping up in homes across all income levels.

Very Important Rules for Thanksgiving Day Cooking

May God Bless you and your family on Thanksgiving and always!! I am so thankful for all of you who have supported me...

Pour More Bubbles!

Regardless of what you are pouring on Thanksgiving (and I think you should pour something out-of-the-ordinary), I do think its nice to start the day...

Try Some Different Wines for Thanksgiving

This time of year, people inevitably start asking for Thanksgiving Day wine suggestions. The typical answer is Pinot Noir or Cote du Rhone,...

Should You Beaujolais Nouveau this Nov 19?

So every November -- at one past midnight on the third Thursday of the month -- over a million cases of Beaujolais Nouveau are shipped...

Raise a Glass to Our Veterans. These Winemakers Did.

Two great winemakers, Joseph Carr and Rich Frank, created wines in honor of their fathers who served our country. So drink them yourself or...

Behind the Scenes at the Wine World’s Big Networking Event

Great entrepreneurs are well aware they don’t know everything and, as a result, they surround themselves with smarter people.Well,...

My 2015 Wine Spectator Wine Experience Post-Game

I had the pleasure of going to the 2015 Wine Spectator Wine Experience this year -- I have written about this event...

Wine Ring App Lets Your Own Tastes Be the Guide

One of the many things I love about the wine world is how it’s created an underground economy.Entrepreneurs have left their current jobs and...

This Halloween: Pick the wine FIRST! Then go get the candy.

I’ve been trolling the web and I keep coming across all these articles about pairing wine with candy.But I think everyone has it all...


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No Equipment, No Time, No Worries: 15 Minute Travel...

Most people want to stay active while on vacation, but it can be hard to make it a priority.  Because of limited time,...

10 Solo Travel Tips to Get You Wandering

Solo travel has been one of the most rewarding and liberating experiences I have had. It has forced me to be comfortable...

Why You Should Take a Family Road Trip

Some of my fondest memories are of my brother and I crammed into the back of my parents minivan, eyes glued out...

6 Foods To Put You In The Mood

Need some sizzle to light the fire in your sex life? Consider using food. Many types of food have a natural sensual...