Daily Archives: March 2, 2023

The Definitive List of Latinx-Owned Wineries in America

To your average wine drinker, they are invisible. Just as they are to your average lettuce eater. But make no mistake about it, without the men and women who work in the fields we wouldn’t have lettuce to eat or wine to drink. The combination of backbreaking effort and specialized knowledge required to farm and harvest wine grapes means that …

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‘U’ is for Uncork | February Alphabet Fun Month, 2023 editio…

February Alphabet Fun Month, 2023 edition   Most commonly associated with removing the cork from a bottle, it can also be used in baseball terminology, as in “the pitcher uncorked a wild pitch,” or “the big slugger uncorked a towering home run.”   Can anyone identify this brand of wine, just by looking at the cork?     Done Source …

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Daily Wine News: Label Dispute

A dispute between Europe’s winemakers and Ireland’s government has continued to intensify as the country moves closer to enforcing compulsory health warnings on alcoholic drinks labels. Chris Mercer has the details in Decanter. A new California bill aims to harness $5 million in funding to research smoke taint. Maggie Angst reports on the news in the Sacramento Bee. For Wine …

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Bordeaux 2020 in bottle: overview plus top-scoring wines

At Château Pavie in St-Emilion, tasting with its commercial director Olivier Gailly. Bordeaux 2020 at a glance A challenging vintage in which difficulties were faced both in and beyond the vineyards, with lockdowns and Covid-19 restrictions adding to mildew, unprecedented drought, heatwaves and harvest storms. Overall red wine vintage rating: 4/5 Good but variable quality and quantity, with the third-lowest …

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Premiere Napa Valley auction raises $3.4m

Winemaker Priyanka French pouring the Singorello barrel sample. The annual Premiere Napa Valley auction offered an American take on events like Hospices de Beaune and Bordeaux’s en primeur rolled into one for California’s premier wine region. The event welcomed wine importers, restaurateurs and retailers from around the globe. Attendees tasted and previewed barrel lots, then bid on wines that were …

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Bibi Graetz releases three new Balocchi di Colore wines

In a surprise addition to the annual ‘Beyond Bordeaux March Releases’ campaign, Bibi Graetz recently revealed that three new limited-production wines would join the growing list of entries to be sold via the La Place. Scroll down to see tasting notes and scores for the Balocchi di Colore trio The three wines, presented as a trilogy of sorts, pay homage …

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Castiglion del Bosco – An invitation to excellence

Steeped in history, Castiglion del Bosco has towered over its own rolling Tuscan hills in the northwest of Montalcino for over eight centuries. The estate’s origins date back to 1100 AD when a mediaeval castle was strategically built  atop a hill allowing the surveillance and defence of its valuable territory . Fortified walls were eventually erected around the perimeter of …

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Chile wildfires: damage to wine country as officials pledge help

Scorched vines near to the commune of Coelemu in Itata. Fierce wildfires in Chile have led to at least 25 deaths and destroyed more than 2,000 homes, according to government figures. More than 400,000 hectares of land have been burned, with damage visible on NASA satellite images. Julio Alonso, executive director for Wines of Chile North America, said forest fires …

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A drink with… Daniel Stojcic

Daniel Stojcic, Chianti Classico Ambassador 2022 with Carlotta Gori, director of the Chianti Classico Consorzio Daniel Stojcic was born in Austria and worked in tech before switching to a career in hospitality. He passed the Court of Master Sommeliers exam in 2019 and since then has won several sommelier competitions, including Best Sommelier in Ireland 2020. Most recently he has …

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