In a recent Gallup Poll (in the States), when asked their beverage of choice, Americans were equally likely to claim beer (36%) or wine (37%) as their favorite.
This has been a huge shift of 20-points over the past two decades, showing a definite trend towards wine being more widely accepted.
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When recommending a new wine I always get asked, “what does it taste like?”… I find the problem with this question is trying to explain what makes one wine different from another, without sounding like a snooty wine snob. It is easy to say, “it tastes like wine,” but that isn’t very helpful.
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A Spectrum of Wine in Just 18 Noble Grapes
Want to experience the entire range of wine? — It’s time to ditch the same ol’ wine you’ve been drinking and expand your palate. No more of that bottom-selection of the usual vino. Why? Well, because not only will you get to try all 18 . . . → Read More: The 18 Noble Grapes Wine Challenge
Spike your movie night with pinot noir and sauvignon blanc-flavored popcorn from Populence and New Zealand winemaker Kim Crawford.
Sauvignon Blanc-infused popcorn by Populence.
Movie night just got boozier.
NYC-based artisan popcorn maker Populence has teamed up with New Zealand winemaker Kim Crawford to spike their popcorn with a wine-infused . . . → Read More: Wine-infused popcorn is a boozy bite
Wine is a complex topic that is intermingled with history, culture, agriculture, geology and genetics. So how can you learn more about wine without getting glombed down by details?
For the longest time, wine has been learned by region and in the past this worked well. However today, since wine . . . → Read More: 10 Most Important Things To Know About Wine