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PORTFOLIO

Samples of My Work

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OF WINE... AND TARIFFS

January 2020

At the beginning of 2020, small wine importers in the United States were in real danger of losing their livelihoods.  Read about the trade dispute that threatened the unmatched variety enjoyed by the American wine-drinking public.

I wrote about this in "Frenchy's Wine Road," my regular column in the Greenwich (Connecticut) Free Press.  Link to the article here.

THE CONNECTICUT TOUR de BIÈRE

May-July 2021

There are 113 craft breweries in Connecticut.  In 2019 & 2020, I had visited 75.  This Spring & Summer, it was time to take on the remaining 48.

An interesting question is why the most affluent part of Connecticut's wealthiest county has so few craft breweries.

Learn more about this in "Frenchy's Wine Road," my regular column in the Greenwich (Connecticut) Free Press.  Link to the article here.

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“It takes a lot of good beer to make great wine."

Brian O’Donnell - Winemaker, Belle Pente Vineyard & Winery

CONTACT

François Steichen

Frenchy's Wine Road

Old Greenwich, CT

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