Wine of the Week: Pinot Noir

pinot-noirI’m going to try this new thing where I introduce a “wine of the week”. Bear in mind, I’m not a sommelier or a person who studies viticulture and enology. However, I’ll share what I can. I’m still learning too, remember? The wine we look at for this week is a Pinot Noir from my home state, California.¬† Continue reading


New World

Vineyard in CaliforniaWhen it comes down to it, wine is produced in two major areas of the world. The old world and the new world. These two places have their similarities, but they also have many differences. Once you get to know these differences, blind-tasting a flight of wine can become much easier.¬†Here, I’m going to talk a little bit about the New World. The countries considered as “New World” wine countries are: the United States, Canada, Chile, Argentina, Australia, New Zealand, and many more. Continue reading