Champagne and Sparkling Wines

Champagne and Sparkling Wines

Champagne, that wonderful nose tickling beverage, is by far the most famously celebrated of all sparkling wines. Champagne is a type of Sparkling Wine, but… The type of sparkling wine that can be truly called Champagne is made only from grapes of the Champagne region of France. Not only that, but French law dictates that […]

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Rating Wine

rating wine

The art of rating wine is a skill anyone can acquire with a little information and a lot of practice. Whether you will be participating in formal wine tastings or you simply want to understand wine a little better, this is a good place to get started. There are basically 4 things to notice when […]

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Wine Food Pairing What Works Best for Your Meal

wine food pairing

Wine and food pairing is really misleading. There really is no such thing as ‘proper’ when choosing a wine and food to enjoy together. In matters of taste, individual judgment will always reign supreme. But the old rule of reds with beef, whites with fish and poultry still has merit. For either situation, choose the […]

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