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The Next Wine Country: Chile

Chile is the new frontier for glorious wine-country travel. Writer Connie McCabe reports on three great day trips.<p>Chile has always been known for its …

The use (or not) of sulfur dioxide in winemaking: trick or treat?

This article should have been posted for Halloween. That’s why you see “trick or treat?” on the title. I’m running a little late on my schedule… but …

16 Important Names To Know In Natural Wine (Plus An Entire Country)

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Infographic: What you need to make wine, Modern Vs Traditional Winemaking

Many people do not realize how much work and equipment is involved in making wine.<p>As a winemaker, in Europe in particular, I would often get the …

Drink: when you’re serving fish, white wine isn’t always the answer

Perceived wisdom is that you serve white wine with fish come what may. But it ain’t always necessarily so<p>One of the tricky things about picking a wine to go with food is that it’s not much help thinking only about the main ingredient. How it’s cooked will often have a much bigger bearing on your …

Colour me White – 10 Reasons Why Colour Varies in White Wines

Have you ever wondered why white wine varies in colour?<p>Some are almost water white, while others can be lemon though to golden amber. Surely there …

Garlicky Shrimp with Tomatoes and White Wine Recipe

<i>This dish was inspired by the garlicky shrimp at my favorite tapas bar in NYC, El Quinto Pino. Serve with plenty of good, crusty bread to soak up the</i> …

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What To Drink Now: Syrah

Syrah is one of the most luscious, spicy and delicious, yet often misunderstood red wine varieties. Best known for its Rhone roots in Southern …

Wine & Spirits

Indie Wines: The Paso Garagiste Festival 2014

<i>Photo by Tom Lake</i><p>I recently returned from two days at the Paso Garagiste Festival. This is the event's fourth year, and it has grown leaps and bounds since I wrote about the inaugural event in 2011. That year, 44 wineries participated in a one-day event; now it is a four day event. This year 60 …

Wine Grape Pool at Chateau La Dominique

There is a roof top restaurant at Chateau La Dominique in Bordeaux. It has a very good reputation. While we enjoyed a little wine tasting in the …

Wine Tasting

11 Celebrities Who Make Wine

Buy a winery, of course.<p>We rounded up celebrity winemakers, some whom have invested in their own vineyard and others who have teamed up with an already established winery to create their own unique collection.<p>From AC/DC's "Back in Black Shiraz" to Francis Ford Coppola's Sofia rosé (named after his …

Thanksgiving in Oregon's Wine Country

Gorgeous vistas, charming towns, boutique vineyards and rolling farmland are the hallmarks of the Willamette Valley wine country. Just 30 miles …

Wineries

Honeymooning in Napa Valley? Here’s What To Pack!

Located just north of the San Pablo Bay in Northern California, Napa Valley is the perfect honeymoon spot for couples looking for a relaxing getaway …

Albariño: Spain's hidden wine treasure

Albariño is a wine with a story it has waited centuries to tell us.<p>The grape has grown in Galicia on the northwestern coast of Spain, and neighboring Portugal, for about 900 years. But only in the last several years has it become a favorite of U.S. sommeliers, who love its crispness and …

7 Urban Vineyards Hidden In The World's Great Cities

7 Urban Vineyards Hidden In The World’s Great Cities<p>5 minute Read<p>While you could say that urban wineries are having their moment, sprouting up all …

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