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  • A Riesling shaped by sun and slate

    Location is just another way of discussing climate. The concept of climate involves the complex interaction of a number of variables including ...

  • Chardonnay has many charms

    The emergence of more productive clones at the same time as the use of varietal labels by New World wineries broadened the consumer market ...

  • New wine for the new year?

    There’s nothing wrong with ensuring you are going to enjoy your glass of wine, but perhaps there is another wine out there you might like just as ...

  • Winery hopping in upstate New York

    This region combines the influences of the Niagara Escarpment and Lake Ontario to produce suitable conditions for growing the common wine grape ...

  • Signs that you are into wine

    You don’t have to be into wine to enjoy a glass or two as part of day-to-day living. That might even be the best approach.There are those, ...

  • Torrontes varieties have interesting pedigree

    This wine is a blend of the torrontes and chardonnay grape varieties. (There is also a red version of the Extravaganza which is a blend of syrah, ...

  • Green vineyards, dry hills and pines

    Grape varieties are often associated with specific regions or countries based on traditional production, and the local dominance of the variety. ...

  • Watching your calories while enjoying a glass of wine

    I discovered a new wine on the shelves this week which caught my eye because it advertised itself as a “Low GI” wine. On closer inspection, the ...

  • Spanish wines, from Rioja to Toro

    Spanish red wines are growing more popular every year. It seems like just a few years ago you would only find a few of the same old labels in our ...