Wine

The Five Ss of Wine Tasting: See, Swirl, Smell, Sip, and Savor

First Up is See This is a long, but good one about wine tasting. Feel free to print it and continue reading it later. Or,...

Private Label Wine: The Secret Inside

Ever wonder how private label wine is made? We went to Gary’s wine Gary’s Wine & Marketplace in Wayne, NJ, to find out.  Founder and CEO...

Perfect Beach Wines

Enjoying a glass of wine on the beach is pretty darn close to Nirvana for me. And while you can bring anything you want, I...
Prosecco

Prosecco: For breakfast, for dieters, or just for the love of it.

What’s so great about Prosecco is that you can start drinking it at breakfast. God bless Giuseppe Cipriani of Harry’s Bar in Venice for creating...

Screwtop Wines Are Here To Stay — So Drink ‘Em!

You can no longer eschew a screwtop. Granted, there was a time when it was associated with the supermarket jug wine.  But no more.  Aside from...
BBQ wines

Great Wines for Your Next BBQ

Its BBQ season. Which is just awesome. Because everything tastes better on the grill. And while you're busy running around trying to decide on the menu,...

Here’s Some Homework: Taste 3 Sauvignon Blancs From 3 Different Countries

Happy Sauvignon Blanc Day...again. Truth is -- we can't figure out when the exact holiday is and quite frankly, we don't care.  We'll take...

$20 and Under: St. Supery Sauvignon Blanc

St. Supéry Estate Sauvignon Blanc Napa Valley 2015 ($18) It’s one of my favorite Sauvignon Blancs.  Like ever. Pour a glass and you’ll see this...

Start Exploring Spanish Wines

Gary Fisch, of Gary's Wine & Marketplace, and I made some New Year's Resolutions and one of his was to drink more Spanish wines.  So...

$20 or Under: E. Guigal Côtes du Rhône Rouge

In your quest for great bottles $20 and under, don’t be afraid to venture to France.  While it is often associated with really, really...