How to choose wine glasses depends a lot on personal needs and preferences. Even though a wide selection of shapes suits the particular merits of many varietals, the average wine drinker isn’t interested in or prepared to stock up on countless forms of stemware. At a bare minimum invest in glasses appropriate for red and […]
Raspberry Regale by Saint James Spirits is a fun dessert wine for any occasion, holidays, birthdays, girl night or just because. I’m always in search for something a little different that can add to the spirit of the an occasion when entertaining. This particular libation indeed fit an upcoming dinner with my close friend. It also […]
I found this Carvalho Family Winery Five Barrel Tawny Port at a Wine & Chocolate event at a wine consortium I’ve mentioned before – The Old Sugar Mill. It was a wonderful wine to compliment my “Chocolate Tasting Board.” The Old Sugar Mill, just a few miles outside of Sacramento California, is open 7 days a […]
I’ve little time of late, to do any kind of research on the many fun new wines I’ve come across. That said, I thought you might enjoy hearing about how my wine page came about on my blog. My Wine Page To set the record straight, I am, by no means, a wine expert. Like so many, […]
Croft Tawny Port is a nicely priced and delightful tawny port wine. Fall and the many holidays are a great time to bring out a good port wine. It warms the evening with that wonderful nutty flavour and goes especially well with a nice fire in the fireplace and some blue cheese, walnuts and honey on a crostini.
I found this dessert wine at Trader Joe’s quite a while ago, and it was love at first sip. This wine is all about raspberries. It is a very sweet dessert wine, not a clawing sweet but a fresh raspberry kind of sweet. This wine is produced especially by Saint James Spirits for Trader Joe’s. With that said, Trader Joe’s is the only place you can find it.