Best wines for a barbecue
It’s summertime. It’s hot. And, it’s time to fire up the grill, but you may well be wondering which wine to choose. Let's find out!
Four Italian red wines to buy for special occasions
Many of Italy’s best red wines are labeled with the name of the wine appellation, often in combination with the grape variety. If you’ve ever felt completely overwhelmed while...
What does “Vieilles Vignes” mean?
Old vine (French: vieilles vignes) is a term commonly used on wine labels to indicate that a wine is the produce of grape vines that are notably old...
8 Health Benefits of Drinking Wine
Every year, there is a flurry of headlines about the health benefits of wine. But can drinking wine really make a difference? Here, the news—very good news, indeed—from the latest…
A very special wine from Priorat
Priorat Vinyes Velles (Old Vines) by Ferrer Bobet 2015 is “seductive.” Our feeling is that this is a wine for the hedonist. You are going to get a whole lot…
How To Find The Right Bottle Of Niagara Red
THE Niagara Peninsula, with its characteristicallycool microclimate and relatively high shifts in day and night temperature, supports Ontario’s most lively wine region. This allows the grapes grown here to develop…