Wine Education

Thursday, September 9th, 2021

Italy – The Wines of Emilia-Romagna
Along the Po River in Northern Italy, surrounding the city of Bologna, lies the region of Emilia-Romagna. This historical area is a culinary dream with towns like Modena, Parma, and Reggiano at its heart. In terms of wine, the claim to fame for Emilia-Romagna is fizzy, red wines like Lambrusco. Dating back to the seventh - Read More

Wednesday, August 25th, 2021

The Wines of Umbria, Italy
Nestled between Florence and Rome, on the Eastern border of Tuscany, sits the Italian region of Umbria. It is actually the only Italian wine region that doesn’t have a coastline and is completely landlocked, so the summers are quite dry and the winters are very rainy. As a whole, Umbria produces about 600-800 million liters - Read More

Wednesday, August 11th, 2021

French Wine 101: Southwest France
Oh France, we do love you. And your wine, of course. As a key leader in the Old World wine production, France has dozens of regions and hundreds of appellations. We all know about places like Bordeaux but do we know about the neighboring regions in Southwest France? Within the entire geographical location of Southwest - Read More

Thursday, July 29th, 2021

Wines to Have While You Dine Al Fresco
There is something to enjoying your dinner outdoors on a warm summer night that just can’t be beaten. A beautiful sunset, the sound of birds and crickets, and a delicious meal go so well together that the only way it can get better is with a lovely glass of wine. In our opinion, the ideal - Read More

Wednesday, July 14th, 2021

Wineries to Visit This Summer
We love summertime. A big blue sky, long sunny days, and so many wineries to visit! There’s no better way to spend a summer weekend than by visiting the gorgeous wineries of New York and sampling the incredible wares of our local industry. We don’t like to play favorites but we do have favorites. The - Read More

Wednesday, June 30th, 2021

Wines for Your Summer Picnic
It’s officially summer and that means it’s time for some outdoor activities! We’re big fans of a good ol’ fashioned picnic, down to the baskets and cute blanket. And what goes better with a picnic than some wine? The thing about picnics is everything needs to be compact and transportable, which is why canned wine - Read More

Thursday, June 17th, 2021

French Wine 101: The Loire Valley
The Loire Valley happens to be one of the largest wine regions in all of France and is such an abundant growing area that it’s known as the “Garden of France.” At almost 190 miles long, the Loire Valley region starts just outside of Paris and runs along the Loire River down to Orleans and - Read More

Wednesday, June 2nd, 2021

French Wine 101: The Rhône Valley
In this week’s feature of French wines, we’ll be looking at the Rhône Valley in Southern France which exists along the Rhône River. The second-largest wine region in France, the Rhône Valley is split into two sections, Northern and Southern Rhône. Altogether, there are about 30 different appellations between the two areas, totaling over 71,000 - Read More

Wednesday, May 19th, 2021

French Wine 101: The Alsace Region
Ah, France. The Mother Land of winemaking, the queen of vino. We stan French wines.  The Old World has so much to offer in the way of wine, and it’s not always because of the flavor or the tastes. There is tradition and history steeped into everything they do which provides a unique richness to - Read More