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Funcheap
1 month ago
Wine

Pride Wine Fest at The Academy with Out in the Vineyard (SF)

Celebrate love and diversity at the 4th annual Pride Wine Festival, featuring LGBTQ+ wineries and supporting equality. [ more ]
GameSpot
1 month ago
Wine

Buying Nier: Automata Wine Sounds Like A Pour Decision

Wine infused with Nier: Automata soundtrack enhances the drinking experience. [ more ]
www.mercurynews.com
2 months ago
Wine

25+ Bay Area beer festivals and wine events to enjoy this summer

Get ready to enjoy festivals and tastings with live entertainment, food, and drinks in various locations this summer. [ more ]
#pairings
LocalWineEvents.com
7 months ago
Wine

Class: Wine Cheese Pairings

Learn 5 incredible wine and cheese pairings in a class setting. [ more ]
Funcheap
3 months ago
Wine

$35 Tix: 4-Course Cannabis & Wine Tasting Event (4/20 Weekend 2024)

Experience a wine and cannabis tasting event featuring up to 4 pairings to explore the connection between terpenes and tannins. [ more ]
LocalWineEvents.com
7 months ago
Wine

Class: Wine Cheese Pairings

Learn 5 incredible wine and cheese pairings in a class setting. [ more ]
Funcheap
3 months ago
Wine

$35 Tix: 4-Course Cannabis & Wine Tasting Event (4/20 Weekend 2024)

Experience a wine and cannabis tasting event featuring up to 4 pairings to explore the connection between terpenes and tannins. [ more ]
morepairings
#nba
www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
Wine

Vintage performance: what's behind NBA stars' wine obsession?

LeBron James has developed a passion for wine as his off-court hobby. [ more ]
ESPN.com
4 months ago
National Basketball Association

Complete collection of Gregg Popovich's private wine label to be auctioned

Gregg Popovich shares his private wine label, Rock & Hammer, produced in partnership with an Oregon winery.
He donates the wine to charity, friends, and NBA coaching peers, showcasing his generosity and passion for wine. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
Wine

Vintage performance: what's behind NBA stars' wine obsession?

LeBron James has developed a passion for wine as his off-court hobby. [ more ]
ESPN.com
4 months ago
National Basketball Association

Complete collection of Gregg Popovich's private wine label to be auctioned

Gregg Popovich shares his private wine label, Rock & Hammer, produced in partnership with an Oregon winery.
He donates the wine to charity, friends, and NBA coaching peers, showcasing his generosity and passion for wine. [ more ]
morenba
Wine Enthusiast
2 months ago
Wine

The Best Red Wines for Sangria 2024

Select quality wine for Sangria, customize with fresh fruit and vary ingredients for unique flavors. [ more ]
Wine Enthusiast
3 months ago
Wine

Crushable Rose, Herbal Amaro and Main-Character Trebbiano: 5 Glasses in Abruzzo

Abruzzo is a hidden gem with diverse offerings including wine, coastal landscapes, and authentic hospitality. [ more ]
Wine Enthusiast
3 months ago
Wine

How Making a Wine Documentary Brought Me Closer to Manischewitz

Exploring the artistic aspect of wine helped shift perceptions and inspire documentary creation. [ more ]
Wine Enthusiast
3 months ago
Wine

Grapes That Wish They Were Pinot Noir

Alternative grape varieties share similar qualities to Pinot Noir like fine-grained tannic texture and elevated acidity.
Carignan and Cinsault are two grapes that exhibit Pinot-like characteristics and can be mistaken for Pinot Noir when tasted blind. [ more ]
BuzzFeed
3 months ago
Wine

27 Gifts For The Person You've Known So Long You've Run Out Of Gifts To Get Them

Drop It removes sulfites from wine, creating a smoother taste and potentially reducing headaches.
Brewing straw with a filter is ideal for coffee/tea lovers to avoid loose leaves/grinds and filter out solids from drinks. [ more ]
Wine Enthusiast
4 months ago
Wine

Director Alexander Payne on 'Sideways,' 20 Years Later

Paul Giamatti is not enthusiastic about being associated with his Sideways character, despite its popularity.
Alexander Payne had Paul Giamatti in mind for the role in Sideways from the beginning, even though other well-known actors expressed interest. [ more ]
#terroir
Wine Enthusiast
4 months ago
Wine

Cristiano Garella is on a Mission to Spread the Word of Alto Piemonte's Volcanic History

Volcanic soils in Italy create distinct wines with unique terroir characteristics.
Cristiano Garella's passion and work have helped revive Alto Piemonte's wine profile. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
6 months ago
Wine

How to Define a Good Wine? It's Complicated.

The concept of a 'good' wine is subjective and can vary based on personal preferences and factors such as terroir and winemaking practices.
A good wine should not only taste good, but also have a balance of flavor, texture, liveliness, and vibrancy. [ more ]
Wine Enthusiast
4 months ago
Wine

Cristiano Garella is on a Mission to Spread the Word of Alto Piemonte's Volcanic History

Volcanic soils in Italy create distinct wines with unique terroir characteristics.
Cristiano Garella's passion and work have helped revive Alto Piemonte's wine profile. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
6 months ago
Wine

How to Define a Good Wine? It's Complicated.

The concept of a 'good' wine is subjective and can vary based on personal preferences and factors such as terroir and winemaking practices.
A good wine should not only taste good, but also have a balance of flavor, texture, liveliness, and vibrancy. [ more ]
moreterroir
Mail Online
4 months ago
Wine

Why you should only buy white wine in DARK bottles

Avoid buying wines stored in clear glass bottles
Clear bottles can lead to unpleasant odors and taste in wine. [ more ]
PUNCH
5 months ago
Wine

The Wine Aeration Industrial Complex Will Not Rest

Wine aeration hacks on TikTok are challenging traditional methods of decanting and aerating wine.
The wine world has a history of creating elaborate and ostentatious tools for decanting and aerating wine. [ more ]
Wine Enthusiast
5 months ago
Wine

How Long Can a Bottle of Wine Stay Open?

The quality of the wine is the ultimate deciding factor in how long it will last after opening. Better quality wines can last longer, while mass-produced wines may only last a couple of days.
High-grade, single-vineyard wines with a high fill level can last for at least a week in the fridge after opening, even with a slight loss of aroma. [ more ]
www.dw.com
5 months ago
Europe news

How Latvia became Russia's big booze supplier DW 02/15/2024

Latvia has become the top supplier of whisky to Russia, with almost three quarters of Russia's imports coming from Latvia. Italy, the world's largest producer, was surpassed by Latvia in terms of wine exports to Russia.
A large portion of alcoholic drinks being shipped to Russia from Latvia are actually sold by Western European companies that are registered in Latvia, indicating that Latvia acts as a distribution center for these companies. [ more ]
#liquor-stores
Brooklyn Paper
5 months ago
Wine

Proposed bill threatens survival of independent liquor stores in Brooklyn and beyond as supermarkets push to sell wine * Brooklyn Paper

The future of independently owned liquor stores in Brooklyn and across the state could be in jeopardy if a senate bill that would permit supermarkets to sell wine were to become law.
The bill would allow grocery stores and supermarkets to obtain a license to sell wine on their premises, potentially putting mom-and-pop liquor stores out of business. [ more ]
Fingerlakes1.com
5 months ago
Wine

Wine in grocery stores? Debate reignites in Albany over NY's restrictive rules | Fingerlakes1.com

Advocates are pushing for grocery stores in New York to be allowed to sell wine, despite opposition from liquor stores.
Opponents raise concerns about small business closures, consumer choice, the local wine industry, and public health issues linked to alcohol abuse. [ more ]
Brooklyn Paper
5 months ago
Wine

Proposed bill threatens survival of independent liquor stores in Brooklyn and beyond as supermarkets push to sell wine * Brooklyn Paper

The future of independently owned liquor stores in Brooklyn and across the state could be in jeopardy if a senate bill that would permit supermarkets to sell wine were to become law.
The bill would allow grocery stores and supermarkets to obtain a license to sell wine on their premises, potentially putting mom-and-pop liquor stores out of business. [ more ]
Fingerlakes1.com
5 months ago
Wine

Wine in grocery stores? Debate reignites in Albany over NY's restrictive rules | Fingerlakes1.com

Advocates are pushing for grocery stores in New York to be allowed to sell wine, despite opposition from liquor stores.
Opponents raise concerns about small business closures, consumer choice, the local wine industry, and public health issues linked to alcohol abuse. [ more ]
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Adweek
5 months ago
Wine

Netflix Celebrates New Season of Love Is Blind With AR-Enabled Wine

Netflix partnered with Cupcake Vineyards to release a Love Is Wine Chardonnay with AR-enabled labels.
Consumers can scan the QR code on the wine bottle to launch an AR experience and have a chance to win a trip to Playa Del Carmen. [ more ]
Men's Journal | Wine
5 months ago
Wine

Indulge in This NYC Steakhouse's New House Wine From a Top Napa Winemaker

Strip House unveils its new exclusive Cabernet Sauvignon wine, The Tease, crafted in collaboration with Winemaker Stephanie Putnam.
The wine is designed to pair with Strip House's signature dishes and offers a unique and luxurious dining experience. [ more ]
London Business News | Londonlovesbusiness.com
5 months ago
Wine

Wine you order online could have alarming substances

Alarming levels of undisclosed substances found in wines sold through online platforms in the UK.
The substances include sulphites, histamines, pesticides, uncertified colorants, and preservatives beyond permissible levels. [ more ]
Wine Enthusiast
5 months ago
Wine

The Best Cruise Beverage Programs of 2024

Drinking experiences on cruise ships have improved, with access to high-quality and rare beverages at little to no markup.
Cruise lines are increasing their revenue by offering expertly curated wine and drink programs, often updated to match the itinerary of a cruise. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
6 months ago
Wine

Wine is a gift from God, Pope Francis tells Italian producers

Pope Francis called wine a gift from God and a true source of joy, which was embraced by Italian wine producers.
Italy has pushed back against mandatory health warnings on alcoholic drinks in the EU. [ more ]
#laguardia-airport
Eater NY
6 months ago
NYC food

A New LaGuardia Airport Lounge With Wines From an LES Bar

LaGuardia Airport has opened a two-floor lounge in Terminal B, exclusive to Chase Sapphire Reserve cardholders, featuring curated wine, cocktails, and food options.
Edy's Grocer in Greenpoint has added an after-hours bar called the Mezze Bar, serving Lebanese bites and drinks.
Sailor in Fort Greene is launching brunch and lunch service, while Libertine in the West Village is offering a prix-fixe lunch menu. [ more ]
Eater NY
6 months ago
NYC food

A New LaGuardia Airport Lounge With Wines From an LES Bar

LaGuardia Airport has debuted a new two-floor lounge in Terminal B, offering curated wine and food options
Greenpoint Lebanese provisions shop Edy's Grocer is adding an after-hours bar called The Mezze Bar [ more ]
Eater NY
6 months ago
NYC food

A New LaGuardia Airport Lounge With Wines From an LES Bar

LaGuardia Airport has opened a two-floor lounge in Terminal B, exclusive to Chase Sapphire Reserve cardholders, featuring curated wine, cocktails, and food options.
Edy's Grocer in Greenpoint has added an after-hours bar called the Mezze Bar, serving Lebanese bites and drinks.
Sailor in Fort Greene is launching brunch and lunch service, while Libertine in the West Village is offering a prix-fixe lunch menu. [ more ]
Eater NY
6 months ago
NYC food

A New LaGuardia Airport Lounge With Wines From an LES Bar

LaGuardia Airport has debuted a new two-floor lounge in Terminal B, offering curated wine and food options
Greenpoint Lebanese provisions shop Edy's Grocer is adding an after-hours bar called The Mezze Bar [ more ]
morelaguardia-airport
Slate Magazine
6 months ago
Wine

The Cheap, Goofy Wine That's Dividing America

Josh Cellars wines are accessible and widely distributed, similar to other mid-tier national brands.
The name 'Josh' has become the subject of caustic memes, with many poking fun at the name in relation to winemaking. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
6 months ago
Food & drink

Obscure wines to liven up jaded palates | Fiona Beckett on drink

Some wines from adoptive countries may be more expensive and not as good as the original region, but people buy them out of curiosity.
Obscure varietals are becoming popular, and retailers are catering to the demand by offering more adventurous wine options. [ more ]
Mail Online
6 months ago
Wine

Say goodbye to your large glass of wine!

Removing the largest serving size of wine, usually 250ml, can decrease wine sales by around 8%
This strategy could help nudge customers to drink less alcohol and improve public health. [ more ]
Independent
6 months ago
Wine

'I used AI to build Ireland's first black-led wine club'

Ngozi Elobuike brings black wine culture to Ireland
She won a competition to live in Ireland for a year [ more ]
Wine Enthusiast
6 months ago
Wine

A Wine Lover's Guide to Maine

Maine has been a popular vacation destination for leisure travelers for decades.
Portland has become a culinary hotspot, but there are also hidden gems in smaller towns across the state. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
6 months ago
Wine

Cheap and cheerful winter reds | Fiona Beckett on drink

Many retailers may have increased prices after the holiday season promotions to make up for the discounts.
Some wines, such as Bordeaux and Rioja Reserva, are still available at affordable prices. [ more ]
The Good Life France
6 months ago
France politics

Tailored itineraries for your dream holiday in France - The Good Life France

Osprey Boutique Travel specializes in creating tailor-made trips to France, focusing on refined cuisine, fabulous wines, 5-star hotels, and VIP travel experiences.
Founder Stephanie Burtin has extensive knowledge of French regional food and wine and can create unique gastronomic itineraries for clients, including prestigious vineyard visits, Michelin-starred chef meetings, and cooking classes. [ more ]
Wine Enthusiast
6 months ago
Wine

These Top-Scoring Wines Are All Under $30

Wine Enthusiast blind-tasted over 23,000 bottles this year
Affordable wines that scored 90 or more were highlighted [ more ]
#beer
www.mercurynews.com
6 months ago
Wine

25+ Bay Area beer and wine events to enjoy in early 2024

There are numerous beer and wine events happening in the coming months
Events range from wine tastings and festivals to educational classes and culinary experiences [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
6 months ago
Cocktails

A new nonalcoholic cocktail revolution? L.A. leads the way

Demand for non-alcoholic beverages has grown, leading to more options and thoughtful recipes at local establishments.
L.A. offers a variety of non-alcoholic choices, including NA cocktails, dealcoholized wine, and non-alcoholic beers. [ more ]
english.elpais.com
8 months ago
Wine

Viere': The drink combining the best parts of beer and wine that Paris adores

Viere is a French creation that combines beer and wine in a unique way.
Viere is made by fermenting a blend of beer wort, lactic acid bacteria, and wine must.
The creators of viere wanted to give Paris its own beer, following the trend of local beers in other regions. [ more ]
Eater SF
1 month ago
SF food

Pull Up to San Francisco's Dalida and Bar Iris at Outside Lands 2024

Outside Lands 2024 festival at Golden Gate Park offers an exciting beverage lineup with local favorites in cocktails, beer, and wine. [ more ]
www.mercurynews.com
6 months ago
Wine

25+ Bay Area beer and wine events to enjoy in early 2024

There are numerous beer and wine events happening in the coming months
Events range from wine tastings and festivals to educational classes and culinary experiences [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
6 months ago
Cocktails

A new nonalcoholic cocktail revolution? L.A. leads the way

Demand for non-alcoholic beverages has grown, leading to more options and thoughtful recipes at local establishments.
L.A. offers a variety of non-alcoholic choices, including NA cocktails, dealcoholized wine, and non-alcoholic beers. [ more ]
english.elpais.com
8 months ago
Wine

Viere': The drink combining the best parts of beer and wine that Paris adores

Viere is a French creation that combines beer and wine in a unique way.
Viere is made by fermenting a blend of beer wort, lactic acid bacteria, and wine must.
The creators of viere wanted to give Paris its own beer, following the trend of local beers in other regions. [ more ]
Eater SF
1 month ago
SF food

Pull Up to San Francisco's Dalida and Bar Iris at Outside Lands 2024

Outside Lands 2024 festival at Golden Gate Park offers an exciting beverage lineup with local favorites in cocktails, beer, and wine. [ more ]
morebeer
New York Post
6 months ago
Wine

New Year's Eve beverage could go extinct due to climate change, AI company predicts

Climate change could threaten the production of champagne and other wines by 2050.
Grapes used for champagne-making, such as pinot noir, chardonnay, and merlot, could be extinct due to climate change. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
6 months ago
Food & drink

What will we be drinking most in 2024?? | Fiona Beckett on drink

The drinks trends in the market lack consensus, with different retailers promoting different beverages.
There is a continued popularity for traditional favorites like malbec, prosecco, Provence rose, and New Zealand sauvignon blanc.
Pet nat, or petillant naturel, is a sparkling wine trend that is gaining traction, especially in London wine bars. [ more ]
Wine Enthusiast
6 months ago
Wine

Just Like Wine, We All Need to Breathe

Breathing exercises can help reduce stress and bring you back to a neutral state.
Allowing wine to interact with oxygen can help it relax and become more flavorful. [ more ]
www.mercurynews.com
6 months ago
Wine

The year's50 best wines under $50, from anexpert who tasted 3,243

2023 was a great year for finding good value wines despite inflation
Italy and France are top countries for value wines, with Languedoc and Touraine regions in France and smaller Bordeaux chateaux being recommended [ more ]
ABC7 San Francisco
6 months ago
Wine

Starting in 2024, Californians can redeem empty wine and liquor containers for cash

LOS ANGELES -- Starting next week, Californians can swap their empty wine and liquor containers for cash.
www.theguardian.com
6 months ago
Wine

Pint of wine anyone? UK looks to bring back silly measure'

The poet Robert Burns imagined a man toasting his lover with a pint o' wine, and Winston Churchill was perhaps the most famous proponent of the pint bottle for champagne.
www.oxfordmail.co.uk
7 months ago
Wine

Which supermarket sells the best 5 bottle of red wine? I happily found out

Malbec is a popular choice for red wine, but trying new options like Barolo can be a pleasant surprise.
Affordable options for quality red wine can be difficult to find, especially with wines like Barolo being more expensive. [ more ]
New York Post
7 months ago
Wine

UK man arraigned in Brooklyn court on fine wine Ponzi scheme: feds

British man arraigned in Brooklyn federal court on fraud charges for operating a fine wine Ponzi scheme.
Stephen Burton and James Wellesley convinced investors to give them $99 million, promising regular interest payments backed by wine bottles they claimed to hold. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
7 months ago
France politics

France has popped its cork at faddy fizz, but it won't last long | Agnes Poirier

Sales of champagne in France have dropped by 21% this year.
French consumers are exploring alternatives to champagne, such as pet nat and other sparkling wines. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
7 months ago
Wine

Mike Grgich Dies at 100; His Wine Stunned the French by Besting Theirs

Montelena's 1973 chardonnay won in a blind tasting held in Paris, shocking the French judges.
The tasting had a lasting impact, providing credibility and confidence to American wines and allowing Mr. Grgich to establish his own winery. [ more ]
#winemaking
Wine Enthusiast
7 months ago
Wine

Deep-Sea Aging Is a Growing Trend. But Does It Improve Wine?

Wine has traditionally been aged in caves, but the idea of aging wine underwater has gained popularity.
Several winemakers have experimented with underwater aging, with successful results. [ more ]
Wine Enthusiast
7 months ago
Wine

What Does 'Vintage' Mean in Wine?

The term 'vintage' refers to the year in which the grapes for a particular wine were harvested.
Weather patterns and events during a vintage can greatly affect the quality and characteristics of a wine. [ more ]
Wine Enthusiast
7 months ago
Wine

Deep-Sea Aging Is a Growing Trend. But Does It Improve Wine?

Wine has traditionally been aged in caves, but the idea of aging wine underwater has gained popularity.
Several winemakers have experimented with underwater aging, with successful results. [ more ]
Wine Enthusiast
7 months ago
Wine

What Does 'Vintage' Mean in Wine?

The term 'vintage' refers to the year in which the grapes for a particular wine were harvested.
Weather patterns and events during a vintage can greatly affect the quality and characteristics of a wine. [ more ]
morewinemaking
Wine Enthusiast
7 months ago
Wine

Three Simple Ways to Remove the Foil Capsule Covering the Wine Bottle

Capsules on wine bottles serve both a functional and ornamental purpose.
There are three ways to remove the capsule from a wine bottle: using a corkscrew knife, a foil cutter, or a foil peeler. [ more ]
New York Post
7 months ago
Wine

The 1945 Romanee-Conti sold for $585K - Here's what made it the most expensive bottle of wine ever

The 1945 Romanée-Conti is the most expensive bottle of wine ever sold, fetching over $558,000 at auction.
The scarcity of the 1945 vintage, combined with the reputation and quality of Domaine de la Romanée-Conti, contributes to its high price. [ more ]
Brooklyn Paper
7 months ago
Brooklyn

Owner of Fort Greene's Margot to take over Happy Days Diner space on Montague Street * Brooklyn Paper

The owner of Margot is applying for a liquor license for the former Happy Days Diner space in Brooklyn Heights.
The new venue will likely have a focus on wine and be more upscale than the previous diner. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
7 months ago
Wine

The Most Memorable Wines of 2023

The author reflects on the best wines they enjoyed throughout the year.
The article mentions a specific wine, Ca dei Zago Valdobbiadene Mariarosa Frizzante, that stood out to the author. [ more ]
HuffPost
7 months ago
NYC drinking

Bartenders Reveal The Drinks They'd Never Order Themselves

Bartenders have specific drinks they would never order while out at a bar.
It's important to read the room and choose a drink that is appropriate for the establishment and their level of business. [ more ]
#vineyards
Wine Enthusiast
7 months ago
Wine

A Journey Through the Hilltop Villages of the Southern Rhone Valley

The Southern Rhône Valley is home to several prestigious Crus and the renowned Côtes du Rhône appellation.
The Dentelles de Montmirail mountain range provides opportunities for hiking, biking, and stunning natural scenery. [ more ]
Wine Enthusiast
7 months ago
Wine

California Riesling Is On The Rise. Here's Why.

Riesling is making a comeback in California, this time with dry styles.
Younger vintners are attracted to Riesling due to its lower cost compared to Pinot Noir and Chardonnay.
Some Pinot Noir vineyards in Santa Barbara are now planting Riesling. [ more ]
Wine Enthusiast
7 months ago
Wine

A Journey Through the Hilltop Villages of the Southern Rhone Valley

The Southern Rhône Valley is home to several prestigious Crus and the renowned Côtes du Rhône appellation.
The Dentelles de Montmirail mountain range provides opportunities for hiking, biking, and stunning natural scenery. [ more ]
Wine Enthusiast
7 months ago
Wine

California Riesling Is On The Rise. Here's Why.

Riesling is making a comeback in California, this time with dry styles.
Younger vintners are attracted to Riesling due to its lower cost compared to Pinot Noir and Chardonnay.
Some Pinot Noir vineyards in Santa Barbara are now planting Riesling. [ more ]
morevineyards
Wine Spectator
7 months ago
Wine

What Bottles Are 13 Top NYC Wine Pros Obsessing Over?

New York sommeliers share their current wine obsessions, ranging from classic to off-the-beaten-path picks.
David Gordon is loving Châteauneuf-du-Pape and Sicilian wines from Mt. Etna. Cedric Nicaise enjoys great beer and is always looking for value from classic wine regions. [ more ]
WSJ
7 months ago
Wine

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www.theguardian.com
8 months ago
Wine

Wine bores: how to avoid ordering the obvious this Christmas | Fiona Beckett on drinks

Try wines from different regions like Greece, Georgia, and Brazil for the holiday season.
Explore alternative wines like Georgian saperavi, cabernet/merlot blends from the new world, English chardonnay, and GSM blends.
Affordable alternatives to French classics include English chardonnay, GSM blends, and richer styles of chardonnay from the southern hemisphere. [ more ]
#holiday
www.nytimes.com
8 months ago
Wine

The Rules for Thanksgiving Wine

Look for wines with low alcohol content and lively acidity.
Buy one bottle for each adult to ensure there's enough wine.
Tumblers or juice glasses can be used if you don't have enough wine glasses. [ more ]
Bustle
8 months ago
Wine

The Prisoner Wine Company Is Doing 10% Off Site-Wide 'Til The End Of The Year - & Yes, I'm Gifting It

10% off site-wide sale at The Prisoner Wine Company for the holiday season
Unique, rule-bending blends make great gifts for wine lovers
Case sale with 20% off available until November 30th [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
8 months ago
Wine

The Rules for Thanksgiving Wine

Look for wines with low alcohol content and lively acidity.
Buy one bottle for each adult to ensure there's enough wine.
Tumblers or juice glasses can be used if you don't have enough wine glasses. [ more ]
Bustle
8 months ago
Wine

The Prisoner Wine Company Is Doing 10% Off Site-Wide 'Til The End Of The Year - & Yes, I'm Gifting It

10% off site-wide sale at The Prisoner Wine Company for the holiday season
Unique, rule-bending blends make great gifts for wine lovers
Case sale with 20% off available until November 30th [ more ]
moreholiday
Wine Enthusiast
8 months ago
Wine

The Best Wineries (and More) to Visit in Paso Robles Right Now

Paso Robles has become a popular wine destination with over 100 tasting rooms to choose from.
The author struggled to narrow down their recommendations and sought input from local experts. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
8 months ago
Wine

Mark Kurlansky Peels Back History's Layers in The Core of an Onion'

The Core of an Onion is a single-subject food book by Mark Kurlansky that explores the culinary and historical significance of onions.
The book features over 100 historical onion recipes and discusses the botany, history, medicine, and economics of onions around the world.
Community Wine in Chelsea organizes its wines by body rather than color, allowing customers to discover wines with similar characteristics and explore different price points and regions. [ more ]
Wine Enthusiast
8 months ago
Wine

Hook, Wine and Sinker: The SLO Coast AVA Is a Maritime Oasis

The SLO Coast appellation highlights the importance of the coast in its wine and seafood culture.
The region offers a wide variety of seafood, attracting those who appreciate good seafood and care about what they eat. [ more ]
Wine Enthusiast
8 months ago
Wine

The Enthusiast 100: The Best Wines of 2023

The Enthusiast 100 is a list of exceptional wines from around the globe.
The wines on the list offer a breadth of choices, including rare grape varieties and under-the-radar regions. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
8 months ago
Wine

Why you should rediscover Australian shiraz

Australia is suffering from oversupply of shiraz and red wine since the decline in the Chinese market.
Sales of Australian shiraz in the UK have grown by 21% in volume for wines priced at £9 or higher compared to other similarly priced reds. [ more ]
#Beaujolais Nouveau
www.mercurynews.com
8 months ago
Wine

It's Beaujolais Nouveau Day 2023: Here's where to sip this fun, fruity wine

Beaujolais Nouveau is the first fruit of the season and is meant to be consumed immediately.
Restaurants in the Bay Area are celebrating the release of Beaujolais Nouveau with special menus and wine pairings. [ more ]
EverOut Portland
8 months ago
Wine

Where to Celebrate Beaujolais Nouveau Day 2023 in Portland - EverOut Portland

Beaujolais Nouveau Day, when France's most famous vin de primeur is released, is celebrated on the third Thursday of November.
Portland has several events that celebrate Beaujolais Nouveau Day by pouring their own Beaujolais Nouveau offerings and other similar wines. [ more ]
www.mercurynews.com
8 months ago
Wine

It's Beaujolais Nouveau Day 2023: Here's where to sip this fun, fruity wine

Beaujolais Nouveau is the first fruit of the season and is meant to be consumed immediately.
Restaurants in the Bay Area are celebrating the release of Beaujolais Nouveau with special menus and wine pairings. [ more ]
EverOut Portland
8 months ago
Wine

Where to Celebrate Beaujolais Nouveau Day 2023 in Portland - EverOut Portland

Beaujolais Nouveau Day, when France's most famous vin de primeur is released, is celebrated on the third Thursday of November.
Portland has several events that celebrate Beaujolais Nouveau Day by pouring their own Beaujolais Nouveau offerings and other similar wines. [ more ]
moreBeaujolais Nouveau
Wine Enthusiast
8 months ago
Wine

The Best Albarinos to Drink Right Now

Albariño is a refreshing and high-acid white wine that pairs well with a variety of dishes.
It is native to the Iberian Peninsula and characterized by its citrus notes, crisp acidity, and salty-driven minerality. [ more ]
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Why Wine-Lovers (and Everyone Else) Are Obsessed With Italy

Italianality represents the soul of Italy, encompassing its beauty, culture, and history through food, wine, and regional differences. [ more ]
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