Can Virtual Wine Tastings Ever Really Substitute for Real-Life Interaction?
BY KELLY A. MAGYARICS
April 7, 2020
“Wine is unique in its ability to connect us with our senses, the present moment and community,” says Kathleen Inman, owner and winemaker at Sonoma’s Inman Family Wines. The producer invites guests to order wine and virtually “Meet the Maker,” with 5% of proceeds donated to Meals on Wheels San Francisco.
While Inman sees social media as a double-edged sword, she believes it’s an incredibly useful tool right now. “It provides our greatest opportunity to combat the feelings of isolation,” she says.