Blog Archives

Table Grapes vs. Wine Grapes: What’s the Difference?

Dang it. We polished off our last bottle of Vinesse-curated wine last night, the wine rack is empty, and we have guests coming over tonight. No problem. We’ll just drive over to the market, buy a few bags of grapes

Tagged with:
Posted in In the Cellar

Wine Cuvees of Distinction: The Art of the Blend

Much like 3D technology can enhance the experience of watching a movie, when a vintner uses more than one grape variety, it can enhance the experience of drinking a wine. Filmmaking and winemaking both are art forms, and the techniques

Tagged with: , , , , ,
Posted in In the Cellar, Wine Buzz

Protect Your Wine from Heat and Sunlight

Temperatures reached into the mid-90s in Los Angeles and Phoenix, and well into the 80s in parts of the South and East Coast, yesterday. Autumn may be here, but summer refuses to go away completely. If you live in one

Tagged with: , , ,
Posted in In the Cellar, Wine in the Glass

You Can Learn a Lot (and Have Fun) With a ‘Vertical Tasting’

“I can’t believe how much she’s grown!” If you’re a parent, think back to when your child was 3 years old… and then 4… and then 5. (You probably don’t have to do much thinking. Chances are you have lots

Tagged with: ,
Posted in In the Cellar, Wine in the Glass
Members-only Wine sampler specials delivered straight to your inbox via our Cyber Circle newsletter.

Archives