What Do American Wine Consumers Want?

Winemaking and grapegrowing are passions, but they’re also businesses. Every winemaker wants to know what consumers are looking for in a bottle. To try to answer that question, Sonoma State University and the Wine Business Institute conducted their second-annual survey of American wine-consumer preferences, releasing the results this week. They found that when it comes…

An other Wine Quote

“I have enjoyed great health at a great age because everyday I have consumed a bottle of wine, except when I haven’t felt well. Those days, I consumed two bottles.”

Estate Zinfandel 2012 – Andis Wines

Wine is ultimately about place and there’s no place like home. Our Estate Zinfandel field holds a special place and is where the Andis story took hold. We feel fortunate to have found one of the most sought after Zinfandel vineyards in the region and to have built the winery amongst these storied vines. Planted…

4 Reds wines to study on.

If you are a newbie on wine consuming and you do not want to fill stupid while you are trying to impress your date when you are ordering wine, this are 4 great red wines to study on and learn your path to become a wine geek or snob ( usually ). When you read a…

Cabreo Igt 2010 – Il Borgo

Toscana, Tuscany, Italy- A Sangiovese and Cabernet Sauvignon super-Tuscan blend, this wine shows rich, dense aromas of wild cherry and blackcurrant offset by notes of leather, herbs and vanilla. On the palate, it is velvety and complex, with ripe tannins repeated on the elegant finish. Ageing: the two varieties are then blended and aged in…

Amarone della Valpolicella Docg – Pasqua

Denominazione di Origine Controllata e Garantita Geographic Area Vineyards located on the hillside areas of Valpantena, north eastern part of Valpolicella. Grapes Dried grapes of Corvina, Rondinella, Corvinone, Negrara. Winemaking This Amarone is obtained from the best bunches harvested by hand and left to raisin in wooden crates for about 3 months. After raisining, the grapes increase in sugar…