Kelsey Hertig

Kelsey Hertig is the General Manager of Sarocka in Napa Valley and previously studied through UC Davis and the Court of Master Sommeliers. An avid traveler, she can often be found blending her passions, enjoying food and wine adventures worldwide.

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wine industry jobs
A Complete Guide to the Near-Unlimited Wine Industry Jobs

Even before The Great Resignation, it was  common to sit at work, daydreaming about a…

best wine glasses
Settling the Shape Debate: The Best Wine Glasses To Use at Home

From flutes to goblets, stems to stemless, and a plethora of shapes and sizes in…

high acidity wine
Racy, Tart, or Austere: Why High Acidity Wine Hits Different

Acids are one of four fundamental components of wine. Its counterparts are alcohol, sugar, and…

Gamay Grape Variety
Gamay: A Guide to the ‘Other’ Burgundian Red Grape

The Gamay grape variety is widely known as the grape of Beaujolais. The region holds…

en primeur wine
Demystifying Why, When and How To Buy En Primeur Wine

In today’s world, cryptocurrency and NFTs are dominating the conversation surrounding speculative investments and collectibles.…

South African Pinotage
Pinotage: South Africa’s Flagship Grape Variety

Pinotage grows mainly in South Africa and represents approximately 7% of the country’s area under…

How a Black Rooster Became a Symbol for Quality Wine From Chianti Classico

The Via Chiantigiana (or SR 222) is one of the most picturesque roads in the…

optical sorting
Optical Sorting: Tech That Eases Labor Shortages & Lessens Winemaking Time

A vine’s journey from flowering to fruit set is far from linear. Anything from weather…

best wine closures
Twist or Pop: Exploring the Pros and Cons of the Best Wine Closures

Evaluating a bottle of wine often involves determining essential factors such as region, grape variety,…