Tag: wine

Sassicaia wines: 5 things you need to know as a wine drinker

Linda Hohnholz- May 4, 2021

Sassicaia is undoubtedly one of the most prestigious Italian wines around the globe. This flagship wine dates back to 1930 when the owners produced this ...

Wine from Kosovo – Not Costco

Dr. Elinor Garely- April 4, 2020

Searching for a WOW to pour into your wine glass? My suggestion: Wine from Kosovo, especially the 2018 Stone Castle, Rose, Pinot Noir, Rahoveci Valley. ...

Robert Parker Wine Advocate Acquired by Michelin Guides

Dr. Elinor Garely- December 14, 2019

You may have heard that Michelin Guides recently acquired The Robert Parker Wine Advocate (RPWA). It should not come as a very big surprise as ...

Exactly Where Do Women Belong? In Champagne!

Dr. Elinor Garely- December 7, 2019

Champagne belongs to women, from the ground and the grape, to the fermentation, bottling and drinking. Marie Antoinette noted that champagne made women beautiful and ...

Wine from Amazon delivered to your door: Next stop San Francisco

Linda Hohnholz- August 16, 2019

Ama Amazon has applied to the San Francisco's Board of Supervisors for a license to set up a liquor store in the Dogpatch neighborhood of ...

Tasting wines, blind

Dr. Elinor Garely- May 25, 2019

Tasting Blind Wine industry professionals (i.e., winemakers, writers, sommeliers, researchers, educators, buyers, sellers, importers, sales managers) have many ways to spend their days: Harvesting grapes, ...