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May 23, 2024
Cakebread
World Chardonnay Day Celebration with Cakebread Cellars
Today is World Chardonnay Day, and among the meta of current wine drinking that could be a hot button for positive or negative thoughts. Let’s focus on the positive. When you think of the crème de la crème of Chardonnay producers in Napa Valley, Cakebread Cellars is at the top of the list.
May 16, 2024
Medici Ermete
Lambrusco, the Love-It-or-Hate-It Red, Is the Sparkling Wine of the Summer
Wine is the easiest way to please a dinner party, but it can be easy to fatigue on the standard red vs white options. Enter Lambrusco, the fruity sparkling red wine from Italy’s Emilia-Romagna region. Lambrusco is one of the best wines to drink in the summer, particularly because pairing wine with summer foods can often be a challenge.
May 14, 2024
Résonance
Résonance Single Vineyard Pinot Noirs Resonated with Me, Will They Resonate with You?
The word “resonance” is derived from the Latin word “resonantia,” which means “echo,” or from the root “resonare” — to “sound again.” The aptly named Résonance Wines in the Willamette Valley resonated with Maison Louis Jadot from France and will resonate with wine lovers. And the wines resonated with me as the single vineyard Pinot Noirs reflect the terro...
April 27, 2024
San Guido
The World’s Most Wanted Wines
It’s that time of year again when Wine-Searcher goes through what’s in and what’s out, what’s hot and what’s not, and bring you all the latest hits. It is unlikely that many – if any – on this list will come as a surprise. However, what is worth noting that despite all the hype around regions like Burgundy and California’s Napa, all peopl...
April 25, 2024
Norton
The Best Wineries (and More) to Visit in Mendoza, Argentina
In recent years, Mendoza has seen the growth of luxury hotels, wine bars, internationally recognized restaurants and other gourmet experiences. With more than 200 wineries open to guests, there’s never been a better time to go. Here’s a list of the best places to visit and some tips from a local to help you make the most of your time there.
April 24, 2024
Taylor Fladgate
Fladgate Partnership and Symingtons announce 2022 Ports
Douro heavyweights the Symington family and the Fladgate Partnership have both announced the forthcoming release of Ports from the “remarkably dry” 2022 vintage: Taylor Fladgate Quinta de Vargellas and Fonseca Guimaraens Vintage Ports.
Norton
The Oeno Files: Wine of the Week
Named for the winery’s current owner, Gernot Langes-Swarovski, Gernot Langes 2020 is a blend of Malbec, Cabernet Franc, and Cabernet Sauvignon from the estate’s oldest vines.
Fonseca
Fladgate Partnership and Symingtons announce 2022 Ports
Douro heavyweights the Symington family and the Fladgate Partnership have both announced the forthcoming release of Ports from the “remarkably dry” 2022 vintage: Taylor Fladgate Quinta de Vargellas and Fonseca Guimaraens Vintage Ports.
April 17, 2024
Craggy Range
Sailing Through 25 Years: Celebrating Excellence with Craggy Range Winery
Twenty-five years may not seem old for a winery, but in New Zealand it is. Craggy Range was founded in 1999 by Terry Peabody, an Australian businessman with a passion for wine, and his wife Mary.
April 12, 2024
Michele Chiarlo
A Wine Educator’s Secrets for Perfectly Pairing Vegan Wine and Chocolate
Not all wines work well with chocolate, but a wine expert knows how to detect the perfect pairing. From dark to vegan white, discover which bottle of wine goes best with your chocolate bar. Vegan white chocolate works wonderfully with fruity, lightly sweet whites, and rosés, while vegan milk chocolate can play nice with some light reds that are low in tannins.
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