In world full of wine, some grapes just get all the love. While we definitely adore our classic regions and varietals, there are so many grapes and grape-growing areas of the world that tend to go unnoticed in the shadows of their more widely known counterparts. Understanding the world of wine can certainly be a […]
Let’s face it: There’s a lot of freakin’ wine on the market nowadays. New producers, wine regions, and winemaking styles are popping up left and right, and we’re loving every second of it. From the most sought-after bottles to the mass-produced, chemically manipulated stuff, there’s just more than ever before.
The VinePair staff tries lots of drinks over the course of a week. These were our favorites in the third week of April. Vicki, Staff Writer — La Cuvee du Chat from Jean-Claude Chanudet Jean-Claude Chanudet’s “La Cuvee du Chat” was probably the best wine I drank all week. The palate is full of tart, […]
Send all questions to email@example.com I desperately want to sip a beer on the beach. There’s only one problem — I hate beer! I’m sick of being stuck with shitty wine in dive bars. How can I learn to love beer? The best advice I can give you is to head to a bar known […]
Around 85 percent of Americans receive a tax refund, according to numbers released by the IRS. Better yet, in 2015, each person received an average of $3,120. That’s a lot of great wine purchases. Of course, not everyone gets that big of a chunk of change back. And, according to a survey by interest rate […]
Thinking about calories while drinking wine can be a major buzzkill. Wine is meant to be savored and enjoyed. But considering the 120 to 130 calories in a standard 5-ounce glass of wine makes that savoring just a little less sweet. But it doesn’t have to be that way if you’re prone to counting calories.
When I was in my 20s, and even my early 30s, I never drank alone. It wasn’t a stance on my part or anything like that. I thought drinking alone was perfectly fine. I just never really felt an urge to do it. As a young person living in a city, I went out a […]
President Donald Trump owns a lot of property and has licensed his name to many different businesses. One of those properties is a winery, which is, unsurprisingly, called the Trump Winery. The business has floated in and out of the headlines since the Trump family took over the winery in 2011, when Trump was a […]
Last summer, I drove back to visit my parents for a long weekend. Per tradition, I stopped in the wine shop by my childhood house because, to be honest, nobody’s going to survive the weekend if we’re all not a little bit tipsy. It was a magical moment, because when I walked in, the first […]