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Michael Mondavi's wines impress
A loud cork pop can indicate that you are about to consume some of the most enjoyable wine ever to please your palate. With three wines I tasted...
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October 19, 2016
Sparkling wine ranges from 'gateway' to 'elevated'
A recent wine-tasting get-together in Fargo involved all sparkling wines, three of which I was privileged to include in the participation. My...
October 19, 2016 - 9:00am
October 11, 2016
Many former NFL pros find 'life among the grapes' after retirement
Life for professional football players after retirement does exist for some. According to a July Sports Illustrated article, many NFL players...
October 11, 2016 - 8:07pm
October 5, 2016
New Jersey's wine industry deserves more respect
A little Rodney Dangerfield to start off: "When I played in the sandbox, the cat kept covering me up ..." Dangerfield has many more quips too...
October 5, 2016 - 5:38am
September 28, 2016
Anything but chardonnay? Think again
I recently hosted a chardonnay tasting party with tasters who mostly preferred red wines. Overall, we found them quite enjoyable. The three wines...
September 28, 2016 - 6:04am
September 20, 2016
You don't need to be an expert to pair wine with food
With the month of September being the major month of harvest for most agricultural crops in North America, including wine grapes, the combination...
September 20, 2016 - 8:17pm
September 13, 2016
Wine bottles have evolved in size, shape, color
I enjoy "browsing" wine shops — a weakness of mine — to see what is available that I know little about. I have to admit that attractive and...
September 13, 2016 - 8:26pm
September 7, 2016
Delving into the history of Beaujolais wine
What is a Beaujolais wine? A good question, was my response. A wine coming from somewhere in the Burgundy region of France, was my answer. Fortunately,...
September 7, 2016 - 5:21am
August 30, 2016
Why is wine such a social drink?
Regular readers of my wine column know that I have a modest wine cellar with a capacity of 144 bottles. The wine in that cellar represents current...
August 30, 2016 - 8:23pm
August 23, 2016
How small can a vineyard go?
After seeing hectares and acres of wine vineyards producing tons of grapes per unit, I've often wondered how small one could go and still be...
August 23, 2016 - 8:43pm
August 17, 2016
5 wines to try at your next barbecue
Outdoor barbeques are still going strong with continued favorable weather predicted for the next several weeks. While summer grilling and beer...
August 17, 2016 - 6:26am
August 10, 2016
Wine fraud increasingly difficult to detect, prevent
Wine fraud: Is it something new? Even Thomas Jefferson was aware of it, and checked it by being among the first to have his wine bottled on site...
August 10, 2016 - 6:05am
August 2, 2016
Can wine in a can replace conventional bottles?
If you were considering going into the winemaking business and you knew the enemies of keeping wine good—air intrusion, light and high temperatures—what...
August 2, 2016 - 5:40pm
July 26, 2016
Wine judgment isn't as important as personal enjoyment
May 24, 1976, was the "Judgment of Paris," where French wines were compared to America's California wines in a blind tasting by French judges...
July 26, 2016 - 4:33pm
July 19, 2016
World of Wine: Sagrantino wine makes lasting impression
One of the techniques I learned from sommelier Jean Taylor is to begin wine- tasting events with a glass of good bubbly wine. It can be Champagne...
July 19, 2016 - 5:39pm