Topics :: wine

Why, You’re Blushing! :: Rosé Wines of Provence

By Kilian Melloy | Tuesday Apr 1, 2014
"Provence in the City": Yes, it is, and across the country it’s Provence Ascendant, as rosé wines from southern France continue to increase in sales by double digits each year. Come sample a taste of the blush!

Newcomer Vintners Shaking Up Chilean Wine Scene

By Luis Andres Henao | Tuesday Feb 18, 2014
A bold new wave of independent vintners are challenging Chile’s reputation for producing oceans of agreeable but predictable wines. Their quirky, small-batch harvests are capturing the attention of wine connoisseurs at home and abroad.

California Wine-Grape Growers Celebrate Bumper Crop

Monday Feb 17, 2014
California agriculture officials reported good news for wine lovers and vineyard operators alike: a record harvest of wine grapes.Growers in the nation’s premier wine region brought in a bumper crop last year.

Gifts of Love: Food and Wine

By Mac Smith | Friday Feb 7, 2014
Nothing says "I love you" more than an indulgent food and wine experience. Go big or bespoke, the choice is yours. Once the vino is flowing we’re sure your Valentine’s Day will be one to remember.

Napa Valley Vintners Prepare for Drought

Sunday Feb 2, 2014
With California in the grips of severe drought, Napa Valley wine grape growers have said some vines are ripening early and that farmers are planning fewer crops to save water.

New Hampshire Celebrates 9th Annual Wine Week

Monday Jan 27, 2014
The New Hampshire Liquor Commission’s ninth annual Wine Week is featuring wine personalities and bottle-signings and tastings - culminating with an Easter Seals fundraising event featuring nearly 1,800 wines.

Wine Industry Fights Back Counterfeiters

Saturday Dec 14, 2013
After decades of silence, producers across the $217-billion wine industry are finally beginning to talk about the counterfeiting problem and ways to combat it.

The Vine, Baja-Style

By Joel Martens | Sunday Nov 24, 2013
When we think about wine produced in the Americas, we might tend to look to Napa and Sonoma Counties -- but risk overlooking Baja.

Beaujolais Vineyards Aim to be More Than ’Nouveau’

By Sarah DiLorenzo | Saturday Nov 23, 2013
The wine world’s best-known party is beginning - the ritual uncorking of Beaujolais Nouveau every November. That’s both a curse and a blessing for the famed French region and its lesser-known yet finer wines.

3 Tips for the Ultimate Thanksgiving Wine Pairing

By Laura Grimmer | Monday Nov 18, 2013
Even though Thanksgiving is a notoriously difficult meal to pair with wine, there are three guidelines that can help anyone enjoy the grape along with their turkey and stuffing.