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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Lost Art of Butchery: Braising and Grilling Inspired by The Whole Animal

True butchery, once a cornerstone of small towns across America and the world, is quickly…

Non-Traditional Easter Menu
Skip the Ham, Try This Non-Traditional Easter Dinner Menu

Unlike other Christian holidays, Easter is a ‘movable feast’, or a religious holiday that is…

traditional passover seder
A Traditional Passover Seder and the Role of Kosher Wine

The Jewish holiday of Passover, or Pesach, as known in Hebrew, occurs each spring in…

national margarita day
5 Thirst-Quenching Facts About the Margarita for National Margarita Day

America’s love affair with margaritas runs deep. And today, more than ever, its popularity is…

Left Bank vs Right Bank: The Main Differences of Bordeaux

Bordeaux can be intimidating. From the pronunciations and price tags to classifications and critical acclaim,…

Burgundy Wine Classification System
Ultimate Guide to the Burgundy Wine Classification System

There is a deep reverence for Burgundy (aka “Bourgogne”). The complexity of the Burgundy wine…

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…