Marquez had written before, notably for the Wine Bank's newsletter, but this time, the itch stayed with him. He ran a series of seminars at a local restaurant "and eventually hooked up with Rachel Ralston" at the GLT. In September of last year, he went weekly, and he is confident that Mr. Vino & Co. have a long life ahead of them. "I'm just scratching the surface," he says. "I really think I could write a couple thousand more of these. I don't think the well is going to go dry, because I'm constantly drinking wine, and there's always another aspect to it."