Tag: wines

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 ...

Champagne: Describes a Lifestyle

Dr. Elinor Garely- September 28, 2019

It may be politically incorrect, but judgements are made by wines selected, shoes worn, and hotels selected. And So It is With Wine Kylie Jenner ...

Wines from Cotes du Rhone: When Bigger is Better

Dr. Elinor Garely- August 31, 2019

Cotes du Rhone is the second largest appellation in France, exceeded only by Bordeaux. This massive wine producing region has over 44,000 hectares and 140,000 ...

Cognac Begins with Grapes. Apples Become Calvados

Dr. Elinor Garely- August 3, 2019

Not All Grapes Become Wine Have you ever considered an alternative path for grapes; one that leads to something other than wine? Are you ready ...

Cognac Begins with Grapes. Apples Become Calvados

Dr. Elinor Garely- August 3, 2019

Not All Grapes Become Wine Have you ever considered an alternative path for grapes; one that leads to something other than wine? Are you ready ...

The Prosecco Selected by Trainer to the Stars and C-suite Executives

Dr. Elinor Garely- July 13, 2019

Question: Can you identify the wine that is low in sugar and calories and recommended by Shawn Benson, the trainer to the stars of stage ...

The Kosher Gourmet Dine-Drink Adventure

Dr. Elinor Garely- June 22, 2019

If there is one event in New York that should not be missed, it is the Kosher Food & Wine Experience sponsored by Royal Wine ...

Italy: Wines of Emilia-Romagna

Dr. Elinor Garely- June 15, 2019

Located in northern Italy, Emilia-Romagna is a prolific wine region covering more than 136,000 acres under vine (2010). The 15-mile area spans almost the entire ...

Biodynamic Bordeaux

Dr. Elinor Garely- June 1, 2019

Elementary The Bordeaux wine region in southwestern France produces some of the most desired wines and vintages in the world.  Once considered a center for ...

Italian wines seduce New Yorkers

Dr. Elinor Garely- May 18, 2019

“Wine is an Emotion” James Suckling, the noted wine critic, did not know that wine would become his passion during his college years; at Utah ...

Spain’s secret: Txakoli wines

Dr. Elinor Garely- May 4, 2019

The first mention of Txakoli (pronounced cha-ko-lee) wines dates back to 1520. The wine was locally consumed and rarely enjoyed beyond Basque Country borders. Historically, ...

Spanish winery architect brings attention to Baigorri wines

Dr. Elinor Garely- April 27, 2019

There are wineries and then there is Baigorri (started in 2000), currently owned by Pedro Martinez Hernandez. This Rioja winery is an outstanding architectural achievement ...

It is wine time: Meet the new competition

Dr. Elinor Garely- March 16, 2019

APVSA Introduces Wine-Entrepreneurs to Global Markets The Association for the Promotion of Wines and Spirits in North America (APVSA), headquartered in Montreal, Canada, provides assistance ...