Friday, June 23, 2017

Antonini: Too many people are making Justin Bieber wines


Too many producers are so concerned about what the market wants that they are making commercially focused “Justin Bieber” wines according to Italian winemaker and consultant Alberto Antonini.

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

TORRES: WE HAVE TO DEFEND THE CULTURE OF WINE

Spanish wine giant Miguel Torres used the acceptance speech for his Lifetime Achievement Award at Vinexpo this week to speak out about the need to “defend the culture of wine”.

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Bordeaux Vintage Guide, The Best Vintages and Wines 1900 to Today

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A detailed Bordeaux vintage guide and summary covering the years 1900 to today with detailed information on the different Bordeaux vintage conditions, growing seasons, harvest reports, temperatures and picking dates. Links are offered for buying tips that focus on wines that offer the best quality and price value ratio from every important year in the Bordeaux vintage Guide.
Read more at:http://www.thewinecellarinsider.com/wine-topics/bordeaux-wine-buying-guide-tasting-notes-ratings/bordeaux-wine-detailed-vintage-summary-1945-today/RE
A detailed Bordeaux vintage guide and summary covering the years 1900 to today with detailed information on the different Bordeaux vintage conditions, growing seasons, harvest reports, temperatures and picking dates. Links are offered for buying tips that focus on wines that offer the best quality and price value ratio from every important year in the Bordeaux vintage Guide.
Read more at:http://www.thewinecellarinsider.com/wine-topics/bordeaux-wine-buying-guide-tasting-notes-ratings/bordeaux-wine-detailed-vintage-summary-1945-today/

Friday, June 16, 2017

What's the difference between Sancerre and Sauvignon Blanc?

Dear Dr. Vinny,
Decades ago I used to enjoy a glass of Cabernet Sauvignon, but not so much anymore. What's changed? The wines, or me?
—Leticia, Rancho Cucamonga, Calif.
Dear Leticia,
It could be you, or the wines, or both.



Thursday, June 15, 2017

6 Tips on Pairing Wine and Cheese

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Which wines pair best with what cheeses?

Armed with the right information, you can create amazing wine and cheese pairings on your own. Let’s take a look at some classic wine and cheese pairings and why they work, so that the next time you’re on a wine and cheese getting mission, you’ll have no doubt what to choose!