It’s not common to find wines made in America from Spanish grapes. While French and even some Italian varietals can be found in vineyards all over the country, we usually only consume the grapes of Spain when we drink a wine that’s actually been made in that country.
More people than ever are choosing wine over beer when it comes to game day. Shocking as it may sound, it makes a lot of sense. Wine is incredibly food friendly, lower in calories, and generally more of a crowd-pleaser than its sudsy counterpart. But unlike deciding which team to root for, choosing a bottle […]
We all need that go-to bottle of white that’s both affordable and delicious. With a plethora of mediocre Sauvignon Blancs and Pinot Grigios on the market, finding an affordably delectable bottle of white wine can be quite the challenge. But what if we told you that you didn’t have to settle for subpar any longer? […]
While the quintessential steak and wine pairing might be seen by some as passé, there are still many moments when having a go to bottle of red that’s perfect with that steak you were craving is absolutely necessary. During the winter months in particular I find myself really craving this pairing.
2017 is rolling in fresh and clean. Like every new year, this one brings with it that powerful urge to be off with the old trends and on with the new. What will this year bring for the wine industry? A look back over some recent trends may give us an idea. The 1990s brought us […]
Seafood towers are one of the most decadent and eye-popping items you can choose off a restaurant menu– so why not bring this luxury dish home with this DIY Build Your Own Shellfish Tower tutorial? Seafood towers are ideal for date nights, dinner parties, and hangouts with friends. Better yet, making one at home is […]
Fist-pumping, sweaty dudes, and music that thumps inside your chest are all there is to Ibiza, right? Very wrong (thankfully!). While the party scene is certainly raging, there’s much more to Ibiza than just the wild nights. With quaint bakeries, endless markets, and some of the most stunning beaches in the world, there’s truly something in […]
In certain circles, sherry is having a comeback. But even though it’s becoming a hot ingredient in cocktails and for sipping, many still don’t know the pleasures of this awesome wine. While many people who think of sherry often think of the sweet variety that’s consumed at the end of the meal, it’s the dry […]
Garnacha, or Grenache as they say in France, is finding its way onto more and more people’s tables, and well it should. It often delivers both the fruit-forward, acidity-driven notes people crave, along with those subtle, mouth-drying tannins. And it’s hard not to love the Garnacha coming out of Spain. Not only is it insanely […]