The Highest Wine Bar in America Rises—12,500 Feet Up (Wine Spectator)

High up in the Rockies, sunshine skiing season is in full swing, and this year, there’s a new way for the slopeside wine lovers to aprés to the extreme. Just opened this year at Colorado’s Arapahoe Basin Ski Area (known fondly as A-Basin), restaurant and wine bar Il Rifugio at Snowplume invites winter sportspersons to get cozy, sip wine and …

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Central Otago (12) Domaine Rewa

Philippa and Yannick Fourbet In a privileged site in the Lowburn subdistrict of Central Otago, Domaine Rewa – a small biodynamic vineyard – is turning out some very smart wines. And there’s a great story behind it, too. Back in 2010, Philippa Shepherd (now Fourbet, but we’ll get to that later) was working for Deutsche Bank in London. The job …

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? New Wine ††† ? Hillsong Worship ? View in 720p HD ?

Matthew 9:17 (17) Neither do men put new wine into old bottles: else the bottles break, and the wine runneth out, and the bottles perish: but they put new wine into new bottles, and both are preserved. Lyrics In the crushing In the pressing You are making New wine … In the soil, I now surrender You are breaking new …

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Permitted Champagne grapes – Ask Decanter

What other grapes are permitted in Champagne? Stephen Forster, Enniskillen, asks: I recently tasted an excellent crémant made with Pinot Noir and Gamay grapes. I believe that Gamay was permitted in Champagne up until the early 1960s. Why was this discontinued? I also note that apart from the three major Champagne grape varieties, four others are still allowed: Arbane, Petit …

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Devin Nunes, Fluffer-in-Chief

In his lawsuit against Twitter, Devin Nunes accuses the social media platform of disparaging him by calling him “a presidential fluffer,” among other things. Well, I know what a fluffer is, but some of you may not, so here’s the official definition: A fluffer is “a person employed on a pornographic film set to ensure that male actors are kept …

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2018 Wine of the Year Contenders

We will announce on Sunday night Beijing time the JamesSuckling.com Wine of the Year 2018. We are going to give you a hint of what this fabulous wine is in this video. It’s a superb 2015 Bordeaux from either Pomerol or St. Emilion. The video highlights each estate and features interviews with winemakers and owners. Which one do you think …

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RED WINE bebidas con vino

Te enseñamos a preparar la bebidas con vino Red Wine (tipo sangría) Visitanos en Ingredientes: Vino Azúcar Refresco lima-limón Canela Higos Orejones (duraznos o melocotones secos) No olvides visitarnos en Barman in Red: http//barmaninred.blogspot.com Un saludo source

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2016 Monrosso Tuscan Red Blend Wine Review

It’s frickin’ cold here in Texas. I had to pick-up this bottle to review so I could have a way to reflect back on the gorgeous weather of the region. Also, it was an extra 10% off, so… here is my review of the 2016 Monrosso Tuscan Red Blend. ?Vintage: 2016 ?Varietal: Red Wine Blend ?Region: Italy ?ABV: 13.5% ?Price: …

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Decanter’s top rated New Zealand wines at Vinexpo New York

Decanter returned to Vinexpo New York to host another top masterclass with Elin McCoy showcasing New Zealand winners from the Decanter World Wine Awards 2018. For the second year Vinexpo New York returned to the Javits Exhibition Centre in Manhattan. The trade-only show took place on the 4th-5th March. Decanter hosted a masterclass featuring eight New Zealand winners from the 2018 …

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7 Super-Value Wines: 90+ Points, $18 or Less (Wine Spectator)

Tasting Highlights’ wine reviews are fresh out of the tasting room, offering a sneak peek of our editors’ most recent scores and notes to WineSpectator.com members. The wine world is vast, and choosing a wine for a special occasion, or even just a Tuesday, can often be a daunting task. That’s why it’s a good idea to have a go-to …

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LADY GYPSY "The Old Time Wine"

CARIBBEAN INSIGHT is a cultural documentary demonstrating the history of West Indians through their musical artistry. Lady Gypsy is known as the Dragon lady of Calypso. She is one of the more prolific female Calypsonians with a career spanning four decades. source

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Daily Wine News: Latour 2008 Released

In Decanter, Richard Woodard reports that Château Latour is re-releasing its 2008 vintage. “This year’s 2008 Grand Vin release price of £2,550 per six-bottle case represents an 11% premium above the wine’s current secondary market price.” “According to a 2018 survey conducted by Cribis, part of the Crif Business Information group, just over a quarter of Italy’s estimated 73,700 wineries …

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