Hummus and wine pairings is just the beginning. Middle Eastern food provides a variety of dishes containing many fresh ingredients that work for an array of wine pairings. It’s also incredibly versatile! For example, while some dishes contain meat, there are many that are vegetarian and vegan-friendly. And with that variety, you bet you can
Unless you want its fruity and floral aromas to become those of cooked cabbage, wet cardboard and wet dog, make sure your wine and sunlight stay far away from each other. Keep reading for more on this and what else you can do to protect your wine. Does Sunlight Effect Wine? Did you know that
What Makes a Good Wine Cellar? Here are tips on wine storage and methods to organize your wine cellar (or wine cooler!). Whether you’re buying wine to hold onto for a handful of years, just starting a wine collection, or already have a well-curated wine cellar with 100’s of bottles, good wine storage is key.
Get confident with the wines of France in this introductory seminar. You’ll learn about the 11 major regions and the best wines to explore. [embedded content][embedded content]The secret to French Wines starts with their wine regions Getting into French wine is a bit baffling to the neophyte. Firstly, wines are labeled by region instead of
Looking for something fast and easy, but want some elegance? Worry not. Here are six simple wine dinners for when your wine cooler is full, but your refrigerator is empty. Wine Dinners Made Simple: Elevate Your Meal There are plenty of ingredients you likely have on hand that can make a great meal. And when
Everyday seems like a great day to celebrate red wine. That being said, August 28th is “National Red Wine Day,” so we thought you might like to celebrate with some top favorites. As if we needed an excuse? And I know what you’re thinking: shouldn’t red wine be celebrated closer to the cooler months? But
Ever wonder how a wine professional tastes Champagne? Madeline walks us through how to taste Champagne with a bottle of Palmes d’Or (“golden fins”). [embedded content][embedded content]What do we look for in quality Champagne? Palmes d’Or is a “prestige” Champagne by the region’s largest cooperative, Nicolas Feuillatte. The wine sits on tirage (aging on the
Podcasts have changed the way we think about audio shows, and wine podcasts are no different! They are a great way to sneak-in some knowledge during our day to day activities. Plus, they’re a gateway to information that’s otherwise stuck in wine classes. The list below covers eight wine podcasts that range from easy-going chats