#WineReviews: Right Now Wine (canned wine)

NAME: Right Now White Wine VARIETAL: 85% Pinot Grigio, 10% Viogner, and 5% mix of Vermentino and Sauvignon Blanc. YEAR: 2017 COUNTRY: USA REGION: California Eyes 👀 is very difficult to appreciate the color of the wine from a can. For tasting purposes I poured a white wine on a glass discover a pale green…

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Vegetarian Dishes & Wine Pairings

Pairing wine with new age diet plans might sound a bit challenging. For example, I follow a lacto-ova-pescatarian or a meat-less diet. When I mention this, people directly assume that I don’t drink red wine at all. As Lacto-Ovo-Pescatarian my diet allows me to pair cheese with wine which is still perfect. However, for other…

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What do you think about canned-wines?

Canned-Wines are definetely a tendency in the wine industry, what do you think about them? On the one hand I have found a group of winelovers that support the idea of using aluminum instead of glass bottles as is better for the environment. I have also found that locally,  in New York including the Hudson…

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Geography of Wine

(Español vea abajo ) “Why does a Chablis from France, made from the Chardonnay grape, have a steely, minerally, austere taste while a California Chardonnay often has a fruit forward nose with hints of vanilla spice? Or even more importantly, why do American wines have the grape variety prominently displayed on the label, while European…

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Do you think your ‘wine is salty’?

Annaliese Griffin wroted yesterday an excellent article about the new buzzword to describe minerality in wines at quartzty.qz.com She states that, indeed, some wine descriptions make inherent sense, like saying that a rosé has grapefruit notes or that a big California red had jammy qualities. But for example, to describe a Muscadet you might hear that someone loves its…

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Summer is here! how do you feel at the midpoint of the year?

The summer solstice in the northern hemisphere and winter in the south is approaching, how do you feel at the midpoint of the year? Do you want to achieve something in particular the rest of the year? I really want to learn more about wines so I am considering about doing a WSET course, but…

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