Red Rogues Q2 2022

What is the global wine grape? It could be Cabernet Sauvignon - currently the most planted. (It is definitely not Airen, the previous title-holder, a white varietal grown exclusively in Spain.) If we’re looking for...

Champagne Club June 2022

Here at PlumpJack we take pride in being your “Sommelier” - curating for you with thought and intention. However, this month we decided to go showcase a few favorites of actual Sommeliers. In a world...

Gin Club Quarter 2 2022

With summer quickly approaching, I find myself daydreaming of sipping ice-cold gin cocktails in the warmth of the sun. But in San Francisco, where sunshine can be quite elusive, I may have to settle for...

May 2022 Rose Club

With just over 1000 wineries, 400+ grape growers, and 60,000 acres of wine grapes, Washington State is the 2nd largest wine producing state in the U.S. They produce over 80 varieties from 19 AVAs. Washington...

May Puglia be your favorite part of the boot.

Puglia Which do you think came first: the boot or the Boot?  In a sense, Puglia - our destination this month -  might be Italy’s most influential region. Stepping out from the southeastern coast into...