Amarone is the new kid on the block in this old skool wine region called Valpolicella. Let's break down the styles and the history.
Ever had a bottle of wine with some stuff at the bottom that's not wine? It's all good! Let me break down what it is so you can still enjoy that bottle.
Smell butter in that wine? What makes that happen? It's one of the most detected of aromas and there is an awesome natural journey that makes this happen. It's also something winemakers have used to give wine more personality for years. Let's break this down.
Let's get to know some of the best cheapest wine in the world! Portugal has a great history and there's a reason for its affordability. Let me break this down for you so you can save money and drink a great wine!
In part 3 of my obsession with Campanian wine I break down the reds you're going to find, buy and freak out over! Drinking history is awesome! this will get ya started.
In part two of my obsession with Campania I break down the white wines of the region and their connection to history. Drinking history is awesome! this will get ya started.
The first in a three part series where I break down one of my favorite wine regions in Italy and beyond. Campania has an amazing history and the wine grapes used to make wine today are reflections of the wine and people of antiquity. Let's set the scene, shall we?
Sake is a whole new world for this wine geek. So I sat down with my friend Eric Thorner who is a Certified Sake expert and got down to the nitty gritty of this amazing brew. Yeah I said brew.
Don't break the bank! Grab these 12 great cheap-ass white wines to make case for yourself this summer!
Un Oaked Chardonnay (Macon)
Picpoul De Pinet
You love Prosecco but what's its story? Where is it from? It's a fun story and I'm gonna tell it!
Here are the The DOCG's
Conegliano-Valdobbiadene (Val-doh-bee-ah-day-nay) DOCG
Colli Asolani DOCG
Prosecco DOC is the big one. It's YUGE!
What's your sign? What's your drink? It's all in the stars, man. All in the stars. Let the cosmos do the talking and you can do the drinking.
Wine for July 4th has never been more fun! I'll tell ya why!
I sat down with Victoria Gonzalez-Gorden of Gonzalez Byass the makers of Tio Pepe. We talk about everything Sherry and my eyes are wide open! Oh Sherry I'm in love!
Gewurtztraminer has got like so much going on! A white wine with more personality than any other and with a fun history. Get to know Gewurtz!
Pinot Grigio is one of the most popular wines out there. But before it became Italy’s most recognized wines it had another life. Here’s the story.
The Masciarelli family are pioneers of Montepulciano D' Abruzzo setting the standard for what this grape can achieve. I have been selling and drinking their wines for years and was so excited to talk with Miriam about their story.
Kick that Reunite to the curb and learn about what Lambrusco is all about. It's only one of the most refreshing fizzy wines on the planet. Let's get to know it!
The Main Lambrusco Grapes:
The Five Lambrusco DOC's
Lambrusco Salamino di Santa Croce
Lambrusco Di Sorbara
Lambrusco Grsaparossa di Castelvetra