Wine Blog

Wednesday, January 22nd, 2020

Exploring Barolo Wine in Piedmont Italy
From Australia, we head to a true center of wine history; one of tradition and splendor, and really, really good wine. Not only are we talking about Italy, but Piedmont, Italy. We’ve talked about this gorgeous region in the northwest of Italy but what we’re going to focus on today is the Barolo wine.  As - Read More

Thursday, January 16th, 2020

The Hunter Valley, New South Wales
The Hunter Valley is named such after a river. Yes, you guessed it, the Hunter River, which was discovered in the late 1700s by European settlers. It turns out they were looking for a fugitive and instead found a gorgeous river valley which became a wine region in the early 1800s when a mere 20 - Read More

Wednesday, January 8th, 2020

Temecula Valley Wine Country
While most of the wine regions in California exist towards the northern part of the state, the mecca of gorgeous wines known as the Temecula Valley is actually in Southern California.  This 1,300 acre AVA, formally registered as the Temecula Valley AVA, is the beneficiary of both an inland and maritime climate. The warm sun - Read More

Thursday, December 26th, 2019

Ring in 2020 With Some Bubbly!
It’s the end of the year and the end of the decade. Crazy, right? That means the celebration should be bigger, bolder, and more enthusiastic! Whether you’re spending December 31st nestled in a cozy blanket by the fireside, ringing it in on a beach in a tropical location, or you’re getting sparkly and dancing the - Read More

Wednesday, December 18th, 2019

Wines for Christmas 2019
The holidays are here and it’s time for the season of a million parties! Everyone you know all dressed up in their sparkly best, getting together to celebrate this joyous time of year with delicious treats and eats, what could be better? It can be overwhelming to choose the right wine to bring to your - Read More

Tuesday, December 10th, 2019

Wines for Hanukkah
Put on your yarmulke, it’s time for Hanukkah! Well, almost, but it is time to start preparing for your Hanukkah celebrations, and that means getting your wines now.  The best part of any Hanukkah party is the absurd amounts of delicious, wonderful foods, and they deserve to shine as brightly as the candles in your - Read More

Wednesday, December 4th, 2019

The Margaret River Region, Western Australia
Continuing with our exploration of the great state and country of Australia, we are on to the western part of the nation. The Margaret River region is a major geographical region in has only been involved in wine production for about 50 years. It sits in the farthest west area of Australia, an isolated part - Read More

Wednesday, November 27th, 2019

The Barossa Valley, South Australia
What do we really know about the wine regions of Australia? We’ve all heard the whispers in recent decades of their gorgeous wines and of course, sampled some of the viticultural beauties this country produces. But what do we truly know about the regions themselves? Let’s start with South Australia, specifically the Barossa Valley. The - Read More

Thursday, November 21st, 2019

Thanksgiving 2019: The Wines You Should Bring
   Thanksgiving: the holiday where you eat dinner at lunchtime so you can eat dinner again at dinner time.  It may not have the greatest origins but the traditions of Thanksgiving have become a truly treasured part of American culture. Every family has their own recipes that they claim are “the best” and the people - Read More