Given that we aren’t in a very happy place right now, I thought it might be fun to do some Googling to see what I could find about April Fools and wine. I hope you enjoy this article.[Read more…]
Pop open a bottle of Champagne or Sparkling Wine, and you’re in for two treats. First, you get the incredibly fun, celebratory experience of drinking bubbly. Second, you get the health benefits of Champagne. Really? Really!
If you’re a long-time reader of my blog, you probably know that I’m a huge Petite Sirah fan. So, I was thrilled that one of WineShop At Home’s new wines is our Sun Fish Petite Sirah. Today, I’ll introduce you to this great wine and do a quick review of Petite Sirah’s wonderful and somewhat mysterious story.[Read more…]
Lately, I’ve been reading a number of articles that talk about average wine prices dropping in part due to the fact that millennials don’t like wine as much as they like other types of alcohol. Wow. By 2027, millennials will have more spending power than Boomers. Double wow. In this article, we’ll explore millennials and wine. [Read more…]
I’d always heard that artichokes and wine don’t make for a good pairing. I realized that I’ve paired them together plenty of times, never seeming to have a problem with the experience. I think I was happily enjoying both and not doing any kind of serious analysis.
So I decided I wanted to read up on the subject so that I can more knowledgably do an artichokes and wine tasting. And with that knowledge, I want to try some “bad” wines, along with “good” wines. [Read more…]