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Unfortunate Truth: Wine Does Have Calories

Unfortunate Truth: Wine Does Have Calories

Hi, hi, hi everyone! A few updates before I ruin your day by talking about wine calories. Guess what’s getting a rebrand soon? That would be My Pour Decisions. The blog you are currently on. Amazing. I’m expecting/hoping to get this rebrand done by 2018, […]

WINE GIFT GUIDE PALOOZA: Wines With Some Sass (Because, duh.)

WINE GIFT GUIDE PALOOZA: Wines With Some Sass (Because, duh.)

If you’ve been an avid reader of the blog, then you know if there is one thing I love more than wine, it’s humor. Preferably sassy, snarky, dry humor- or as my mother called it when I was in middle school “humor that alienates you […]

Pourings & Pairings: Thanksgiving Wines Edition

Pourings & Pairings: Thanksgiving Wines Edition

“I’m here for a good time, not a long time”, I say as I reload my Thanksgiving plate for the fifth time. With great meals, comes the great responsibility of pairing those meals with wines accordingly. I think that’s the Spiderman quote…? Whatever. This year […]

MUCH NEEDED PSA PART TWO: WINE COUNTRY DID NOT BURN TO THE GROUND (Sonoma Edition)

MUCH NEEDED PSA PART TWO: WINE COUNTRY DID NOT BURN TO THE GROUND (Sonoma Edition)

I’ve been working out a lot lately *holds for applause* so I think I’m pretty strong. But honestly, I don’t think I’ve ever seen folks quite as strong as those in Sonoma County.  You saw the news, you read my Part 1 of this series, […]

A MUCH NEEDED PSA: WINE COUNTRY DID NOT BURN TO THE GROUND (Napa Edition)

A MUCH NEEDED PSA: WINE COUNTRY DID NOT BURN TO THE GROUND (Napa Edition)

One of my most defining traits, for better or for worse (depending who you ask), is that I’m blunt. So, in the spirit of that, let me just bluntly say: WINE COUNTRY IS STILL STANDING! I work in media relations full time and because of […]

It’s Time for You to Do Downtown Napa

It’s Time for You to Do Downtown Napa

Hello friends! Some exciting things have been happening in the world of My Pour Decisions (aka, Hannah-land) and I want to share them with you! First, I found myself (for once) being ahead of the curve and caving to purchase the new iPhone 8+. Sure, […]

Know Your Sip Series: Describing The Wine You’re Tasting

Know Your Sip Series: Describing The Wine You’re Tasting

Why hello there everyone! It’s been an incredibly stressful few weeks here in the Bay Area, first with the fires in the North Bay (which are still happening and you can donate to the victims here!!!) and then with a fire up in my hood […]

North Bay Area Fires: How To Help!

North Bay Area Fires: How To Help!

Hey everyone, I’m interrupting your regularly scheduled programming of wine and sarcasm to bring you a very serious post. Sorry y’all, but the s**t has hit the fan.  As a Bay Area local and a wine industry worker (also as a human being with a soul), […]

Knowing if Your Pour Decisions Are Poor- Corked Wine

Knowing if Your Pour Decisions Are Poor- Corked Wine

Look, I’m a firm believer that wine is a magnificent work of art and each drop should be cherished. I really am. However, I do have an exception to this rule- I don’t believe in cherishing every drop of corked wine. But Hannah, what’s corked […]

Treat Yo’Self: Subscription Wine Boxes

Treat Yo’Self: Subscription Wine Boxes

Clothes? Treat yo’self. Fragrances? Treat yo’self. Massages? Treat yo’self. Mimosas? Treat yo’self. Fine leather goods? Treat yo’self. Wine subscription boxes? TREAT YO’SELF. Yes, in a time of DoorDashing and Uber, the universe has finally perfected the art of getting delicious wine brought to your welcome mat. What a time to be alive. I’m […]