HOW DO I PICK THE RIGHT SUMMER WINE?

As we make our way through another hot summer, the temperature has picked up, and so have the outdoor activities – with proper social distancing in place, of course! We’re frequently asked in the tasting room about our favorite summer wines and how to pick them, so we want to give you the inside scoop. While it’s hard to argue...

INSIST ON YOUR RIGHTS AS A ROSÉ OR RED DRINKER

Have any of these uncomfortable situations ever happened to you? You order a bottle of rosé and your dining companion looks at you in horror and exclaims, “You drink pink wine? I never drink the pink stuff!” Or perhaps you order a white wine to have with scallops and your friends all clamor at the table, “Look he’s drinking white...

THE RIGHT WINE GLASS MATTERS

Does how you hold your wine glass indicate your level of wine sophistication? That statement is probably a little extreme, but I am asked frequently if there truly is a proper way to hold a wine glass and if it really matters at all. Is it proper etiquette to hold your glass a certain way? Of course, it’s easiest to just...