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Five Must Have Books For Any Wine Lover Wine 

Five Must Have Books For Any Wine Lover

It doesn’t matter if you are brand new to wine or if you are a seasoned wine professional, these 5 books should be on every wine lovers book shelf. The Wine Bible by Karen MacNeil Workman Publishing $25.00 Recently updated, The Wine Bible is the almost as lengthy as the Bible itself. The book contains a tremendous amount of information.... Read More
Wine Basics: Airén Wine Wine Basics 

Wine Basics: Airén

Airén: Pronunciation: A white grape is Spain’s and the world’s most widely planted grape variety. Airén blankets central Spain’s hot, arid regions of La Mancha and Valdepeñas and is used for both red and white wines. The Airén grape’s reputation for creating dull white wines is still widely dependable but-thanks to modern equipment and new wine making techniques-these wines... Read More
Five Must Try Zinfandel Wines For Your Weekend Barbecue Wine 

Five Must Try Zinfandel Wines For Your Weekend Barbecue

Zinfandel has become known as “America’s Grape Varietal” through its popularity in California, and around the United States. Recently researchers have found it appears to have originated in Croatia, where it is known as Crljenak Kastelanski, and southern Italy, where it is known as Primitivo. The Zinfandel grape tends to produce powerful, spicy reds with forward raspberry and pepper notes... Read More
Throwback Thursday: Terra Valentine Videos Wine 

Throwback Thursday: Terra Valentine

Terra Valentine owner and winemaker Sam Baxter revisits the 2005 Wurtle Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon. erra Valentine sources from Spring Mountain District whose varied terrain shines through in the robust yet balanced style of the wines–exhibiting the true essence of the Spring Mountain District. While mountain viticulture presents its challenges, for Terra Valentine, it comes down to hand-tending the vines to... Read More
Throwback Thursday:  Grgich Hills Estate Videos Wine 

Throwback Thursday: Grgich Hills Estate

Grgich Hills Estate Assistant Winemaker Kevin Vecchiarelli revisits the 2006 Yountivlle Selection Cabernet Sauvignon. Beginning with the 2003 vintage, all Grgich Hills wines were labeled “Estate Grown.” This guarantees a consistently superior level of quality and it means that Grgich Hills will always remain a shining symbol of prestige and good taste. In recognition of that important milestone, the winery... Read More