A First Course in Wine: From Grape to Glass. Copyright 2013; Race Point Publishers, NY. 224 pages. Forward by Mario Batali.

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Wines for a Jack$on (Under $20) – Geissler Pinot Blanc 2011 Kabinett Trocken, Pfalz, Germany

Of all the major winemaking countries, Germany has the most unique laws regarding wine production. In addition to geographic boundaries,

The steeply-terraced vineyards of Germany

there are classifications for ripeness and sugar levels in the grapes at the time of harvest. In theory this is a good idea, since the climate is cold and […]

A Glass A Day Keeps the Doctor Away – WINE IS HEALTHY!

Thankfully, and I can’t stress that word enough, “THANKFULLY”, wine is healthy in moderation. There are more and more studies underway

Wine: It's Good For The Heart

about the good drink, but here’s a summary so far of the more significant findings:

Drinking wine lowers bad cholesterol (LDL), which otherwise accumulates in arterial walls […]