Let’s talk cork

Let’s talk cork

Imagine. You are seated across a special someone in a classy restaurant. The server waltzes across the room and takes your order. You ask for…

Argentina, not just Malbec

Argentina, not just Malbec

Think Argentina and think Malbec. That was the tagline commonly used to get people acquainted with Argentinian wines. While the French originated thick skin inky…

Austrian Wine Experience 2013

Austrian Wine Experience 2013

Matching wines to each dish that are strictly from a single country is a massive challenge even for the most experienced. Even more so for…

Bordeaux Legends – From past to present

Bordeaux Legends – From past to present

Bordeaux, how could any wine lovers not know its name, its place and its fame for its wines. To the world this is terre du…

Chemical residues in wines – A wakeup call on farming practices

Chemical residues in wines – A wakeup call on farming practices

This year’s Valentine’s Day was a moody one for the wine makers in France. A research study published by renown France Laboratoire Excell reported chemical…

Napa Valley – Trinchero Cloud’s Nest vineyard

Napa Valley – Trinchero Cloud’s Nest vineyard

If you ask almost anyone to name a source region for America’s wines, there is a 90 per cent chance someone will quickly respond with…