After many years of a bad rap, merlot has legs again.
Nonetheless, vitis vinifera varieties like Merlot, and the grapes most commonly used for sparkling wine--Chardonnay and Pinot
2. Stop at Sep's Farm Stand in on Rt. 25 in East Marion between the Orient Point Ferry and Greenport for fresh-picked greens
Summer is almost over and it's time for me to replace my refreshing whites with soothing reds; particularly, red-blends.
Darcie Kent Vineyards moved into the winery in February 2013. "They were a tank-driven program, we're a barrel-driven program
I predict you will be hearing a lot more about Happy Canyon wines in the coming years.
It is an area that has been growing grapes since Roman times and the source of some of the world's greatest Merlot and Cabernet Franc based wines.
In the past quarter of the century, Tenuta dell'Ornellaia, an Italian winery in the Tuscan coastal town of Bolgheri, has become, or has achieved you might say, first growth or cult wine status since its first vintage in 1985.
What happens when New World wine regions start messing with the crown jewels of Burgundy and Bordeaux?
You love Malbec. So do we. But how do you choose the right malbec for you?