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Wine Wipes in US Weekly

Think Wine Wipes are just for wine tasting adventures? Think again. Wine Wipes were featured in last week’s issue of US Weekly, as part of its Wedding Survival Kit. A purple smile is the last thing you want on your wedding day–so we’d have to agree! To be sure your wedding guests are equipped to […]

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Valentines’ Day Giveaway

Intense, lively, and powerful describe both love and this Rioja Reserva. Its red-berry fruit notes make it the perfect accompaniment to a Valentines’ Day celebration–whether its with someone special or all to yourself:) To celebrate love, we’re giving away a bottle of this love-ly Muga Rioja Reserva Tempranillo along with our custom Borracha Decanter and […]

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Swirl Girls Session 2: Burgundy vs. Bordeaux

We started the night with a recap of the Deductive Tasting Method then dove into discussing the two regions. Some basics:  Burgundy Primary Grape Varieties: White- Chardonnay, Aligote Red- Pinot Noir, Gamay Vineyard Classification:  Complex system of land ownership. Thousands of tiny vineyards each with multiple owners thanks to Napoleonic Code and inheritance laws which […]

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Beaujolais Day

Gamay, VILLA PONCIAGO Fleurie – la Réserve, France 2009 Today is Beaujolais Day, so what better wine to highlight, than an exceptional example of what Gamay can offer. This is not a Beaujolais Nouveau, it’s similar in style to a Pinot Noir, bigger more complex worthy style than most Gamay’s from Beaujolais.  2009 Vintage of Beaujolais […]