Grapes

Washington Wines For Thanksgiving

Outside of California, wines from Oregon and New York get the most attention, but Washington State is actually America’s second largest producer and, according to sommelier Morgan Harris, the perfect place to look for wines for this year’s Thanksgiving table. “There’s enough diversity of styles for …

Washington State

Ten American Wines For The Thanksgiving Table

Thanksgiving is a time for family we haven’t seen for too long, lounging on the couch for hours at a stretch, and sitting down to a table of beloved traditional foods that, nonetheless, are notoriously difficult to pair with wine.<p>Solving this annual November drinking conundrum is a deeply personal …

California Wine

Catena unveils new label design inspired by the history of Malbec

Argentina’s Bodega Catena Zapata has unveiled a new label design for its Malbec Argentino 2015 inspired by the history of its flagship variety and …

Packaging Design

How to Pair Wine With Thanksgiving Leftovers

If you’re like me, you have stuffing on the brain. Thanksgiving is the meal I most look forward to all year, and that’s largely because of the …

Thanksgiving

Saget La Perrière’s Arnaud Saget Loves Rooftops, Can't Stand Bloody Marys

Saget La Perrière’s Arnaud Saget Loves Rooftops, Can’t Stand Bloody Marys<p>1 minute Read<p>A family born into winemakers, Jean-Louis Saget started Saget …

Manhattan

Cape crusader - The Society's Christmas Fine Wine List - Browse Fine Wine

<b>6</b> products found<p>Show per page: 10 20<p>Availability<p>Product Details<p>Lauded with five stars yet again in 2017 by South African 'wine bible', Platter's …

These Wines by the Glass Are Small Enough to Stash in Your Purse — and They're So Chic!

It's a common dilemma: you want to open a new bottle of wine, but you only plan on drinking a glass or two. Some wine experts say it's best to finish the whole bottle within 24 hours for the freshest taste, and it's a bummer to pour another glass the following week only to realize it's gone bad. A …

Food

Overlooked at home in Bordeaux, cabernet franc is winning friends around the globe | Post Magazine | South China Morning Post

Not as widely grown as cabernet sauvignon and merlot, cabernet franc is a grape from Bordeaux that’s frequently overlooked and often relegated to a …

Victoria (Australia)

$5 Target Wine vs. Two-Buck Chuck: Which cheap wine is best?

Battle of the Cheap Wines: Target's New $5 Wine vs Trader Joe's Two-Buck Chuck<p>Let's just say we had a "grape" time.<p>November 15, 2017<p>Target and Trader …

Trader Joe's

5 wines made by L.A. winemakers to pair with your Thanksgiving feast

Of all the advice you’ll get this year about what wines to bring to Thanksgiving, none are more pertinent or relevant than these two rules: 1. Keep it simple and 2. Make people happy (including yourself).<p>Don’t bother parsing out the particulars of pairing this with that, or worrying how the wines …

Los Angeles

Review: Domaine les Hautes Noelles ‘Hého’ Rouge 2016

I love the holidays, which is why I’ll take any opportunity to celebrate them as many times as possible. Perhaps that’s why I love the concept of …

Sorry But These Moon Drop Grapes Are Kinda Freaking Me Out

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Amazing

Fine wines to know from Chile and Argentina

A select band of producers in Chile and Argentina offer wines acknowledged as the pinnacle of what’s possible in their locations. Yet cult status …

There Are No Polite Canadians When it Comes to Grape-Stomping Glory - Roads & Kingdoms

<i>Wine in Oliver, B.C.</i><p>As the grapes squish between my toes, I feel two things: slightly cold and very sticky. But mostly, I’m worried about the …

Juice

Some Men Got Together And Decided There Are Four Types Of Wine Drinker

Things To Do<p>Because women are just ‘vinotypes’<p>Male researchers have tested a theory that predicts people’s wine preferences and categorises them into …

Personality

Cabernet Franc and the Finger Lakes: Made for Each Other

Over the course of the last decade or so, only one New York State region has been recognized for the world-class wines it has produced.<p>No, it’s not the North Fork of Long Island. That is often the first guess. Perhaps the North Fork’s proximity to New York City and the Hamptons is the reason even …

Polls

Rosé's rise to fame in the past few years has been hard to miss: Everyone from serious wine lovers to trendy Millennials to A-list celebrities have …

Rosé

PUNCH | Your Guide to the Other California Cabernet

California is a place full of dreamers dreaming cabernet dreams. Usually that means cabernet sauvignon, because so much of these dreamers’ …

California Wine

Chef Rodrigo Acuña Bravo

Milla Milla is among the finest restaurants in Chile, and its location at Viña Vik in Millahue makes it one of the most unique experiences as well. …

Lifestyle (Canada)

Lebanon: The Greatest Food And Wine Country You've Never Visited (Part 2)

<b>For an overview of the country’s history, please read Part 1.</b><p>As light from a rain-rinsed morning beamed through the kitchen’s floor-to-ceiling windows, I watched Jamal Shalhoub unfurl damp green packets. I’d heard this traditional dish, warak enab, or stuffed grape vine leaves, was one of the most …

Indigenous Peoples

The Dream Of This Team Is To Produce Affordable Grand Cru Wine

To market a good wine, conviviality is key. Combining that milieu with decades of winemaking and sales experience may produce a Grand Cru Bordeaux at a reasonable price. That is the realized goal of two men now working within the Saint-Émilion hills of France who now produce Clavis Oréa wine.<p>“The …

Wine Legend: Château Cheval Blanc 1947

What makes it a wine legend?<p><b>Wine Legend: Château Cheval Blanc 1947, St-Emilion, Bordeaux, France</b><p><b>Number of bottles produced</b> 110,000<p><b>Composition of …

Genomic study reveals clues to wild past of grapes

About 22,000 years ago, as the ice sheets that consumed much of North America and Europe began retreating, humans started to consume a fruit that …

Evolution

Anthony Gismondi: B.C. wine of the week, wine to cellar and calendar items

The 10th annual B.C. Iconic Red Wines Tasting will be held at The Sutton Place Hotel on Nov. 16 at 7 p.m. The evening features 18 to 20 of B.C.’s …

Canadian News

How to Pair Wine with (Almost) Anything

We explore 13 ingredients, from fruits and vegetables to seafood and even bacon, and help show you how to pair wines with whatever you're cooking at …

Southern Italy

How to Make Pickled Grapes

Sweet grapes get a hint of tang and spice from a gentle pickle. Add to your cheeseboard for a killer accompaniment, liven up a fruit salad, or enjoy …

Recipes

In Seafood-Rich Puglia, Primitivo Wines Are A Meaty Red Option

At the peninsular end of southern Italy’s Puglia region, bounded by the Adriatic and Ionian seas at the nation’s easternmost edge and called Salentino, Salento or Messapia, lies Manduria, one of the world’s oldest vineyards and today ruled over by the country’s famous Primitivo wine grape, known in …

Southern Italy

Explore wine country in Virginia’s scenic Shenandoah Valley

STRASBURG, Va. >> Thomas Jefferson may have been the first winemaker in Virginia, but it took another 200 years for the industry to blossom in the …

Road Trips

Drink Responsibly: Affordable Alternatives to the World's Most Famous Wines

Drink Responsibly: Affordable Alternatives to the World’s Most Famous Wines<p>4 minute Read<p>It’s a great time to be a wine lover. Oenophiles have access …