Wake Up & Smell the Vanilla! Does it Matter What Your Wine is Aged in?

Wake Up & Smell the Vanilla! Does it Matter What Your Wine is Aged in?

- - Drink

There are various vessels that wine can travel through in its journey from vineyard to bottle. Each has their own unique benefits and flavors on the final product. The best way to learn how to discern between the influences of different types of oak, stainless steel, or concrete is to taste lots of different wines.. Read more
Club W Employees Picks For November

Club W Employees Picks For November

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Even though all the Club W wines are like children to us here at #clubwhq (we can't choose a favorite because we love them all equally), we ask employees to pick a favorite wine for the month. Three brave souls were up to the challenge this month.. Read more
Pass The Pumpkin Pie: Wine Pairings for Thanksgiving Desserts

Pass The Pumpkin Pie: Wine Pairings for Thanksgiving Desserts

- Charlotte Chipperfield - Food

One of the best parts of the Thanksgiving meal is dessert. Well, let’s face it, that’s the best part to many meals. Even with dessert coming last, that doesn’t mean it should go without a wine pairing. Dessert wines are often associated with being syrupy or very sweet.. Read more
5 Tips For A Wine-Full & Pain-Less Thanksgiving

5 Tips For A Wine-Full & Pain-Less Thanksgiving

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While it may not be as easy as it sounds, don’t let this holiday stress you out! Here are 5 tips to make sure that you can enjoy the Thanksgiving food and wine at the table: Flickr // inafrenzy 1. Err on the side of too much. Wine makes people happy. And let’s face it… Thanksgiving is gluttonous.. Read more
How Does a Winemaker Know When it's Time to Pick?

How Does a Winemaker Know When it's Time to Pick?

- Katie Delaney - Drink

All year long, growers slave over their vines to ensure optimal vine health and growth. There is pruning, perhaps sprays, and other practices like leaf or shoot thinning, fruit thinning, and overall canopy management. In the end, it all comes down to the harvest…and the decision of when to pick the grapes.. Read more
Have Wine, Will Travel. Lessons Learned on the Road to Great Wine
Cocktail Corner: Refreshing Spritzers

Cocktail Corner: Refreshing Spritzers

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Who says you can't have wine and a cocktail? Here are some delicious wine cocktails for those nights when a glass of wine is just not going to cut it. Classic Red Wine Spritzer (PP Spritz) If you want to lighten up your alcohol intake with a refreshing cocktail, wine spritzers are an excellent option.. Read more