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Bubbles to Ring In the New Year

Bubbles to Ring In the New Year

It’s the most wonderful time of year: Champagne season!   And while the French sparkling wine is a classic for a reason, consider trying a different sort of bubbly as you spend this week making merry at parties and ringing in the New Year.   So, I present for your consideration:   Cava is Spain’s […]

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Still More Sparklers...

Still More Sparklers…

Several other sparklers stood out during the tasting, including three from Italy and one from Austria:   Cantine del Taburno Aglianico Rosé Extra Dry NV Aglianico is a red grape that makes some pretty stunning dry red wine, so it’s not much of a surprise that this bubbly iteration is GOOD! It’s gorgeous with notes […]

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COOKIES & CORKS: ADVENTURES IN WINE PAIRING

COOKIES & CORKS: ADVENTURES IN WINE PAIRING

When a company sends you sample boxes of cookies crafted to pair with wine, the only logical thing to do is organize a tasting.   Diana Fisher, owner of Moderne Barn Wines, graciously offered her store.  Last Friday evening found me there, setting up a table with six plates of sweet and savory treats and […]

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