Thursday, July 9, 2020
Uncorked: Pinot Meunier
Pinot Meunier, which is also known as Meunier, is a well-known dark red grape varietal from the Pinot grape family used in sparkling wine productions and Champagne blends. In some regions, though, it is used...
Uncorked: Pinotage
A science professor, Abraham Izak Perold, first developed the Pinotage grape varietal from the Swartland region of South Africa (a valley around 50km North of Cape Town) in 1925. It was a crossbreed between two...
Uncorked: Châteauneuf-du-Pape
HistoryChateauneuf-du-Pape, which is translated as “The Pope’s New Castle,” has history tracing back to the ancient Roman times. Pope Clement, who was an avid wine lover, moved to Avignon in the early thirteenth century and...
Ultimate US Wine Country Guide
As a wine lover, visiting different wine countries is always one of the top entries on your to-do list. There is no better time to make such a trip than during the fall months when...
Gods Goddesses of Wine in Various Mythologies
Believe it or not, there are a ton of gods & goddesses of wine in various mythologies, as it was such an essential part of every religion. Read on!