One of the big draws of the dynamic industry of wine is the opportunity to attend a 12-year vertical tasting of a wine like Cardinale, a gorgeous Oakville, Napa property owned by Jackson Family Wines. This year represents the winery’s 35th anniversary. Suffice it to say that the wines showed spectacularly, from the 1995 vintage […]
When considering a fresh tasting, aromatic, food-friendly red wine to easily pair with a wide variety of foods, look no further than Gamay, the beautiful grape of Beaujolais located south of Burgundy, France, not far from its better-known and typically more revered cousin, Pinot Noir. Gamay is such a compelling grape for many reasons. As […]
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