The Vinguard

San Francisco Examiner Wine Columnist, Pamela Busch, has been on the cutting edge of the wine industry during her 23 year career. A wine writer, educator, consultant and she founded Hayes & Vine, a trend setting wine bar in the Bay Area in 1994, and CAV Wine Bar & Kitchen, the first 'wine restaurant' in San Francisco. Her take on good wine is much like Justice Potter Stewart's statement on pornography, "I know it when I see it." Respecting people's different preferences, she is open to trying all wines using balance and quality as the most important criteria....more