Wine Trends In & After Lockdown

As America begins to slowly open back up, winemakers and retailers are pondering where the industry is headed. How will the last 15 months affect the future of wine consumership in the states? What trends from the last year will continue on even as tasting rooms and wine bars re-open? How will sales shift now […] Read More »

What is Vegan Wine?

Those who practice veganism abstain from consuming any goods derived from animals. We know this. We also know that wine is made from grapes. So, why are vegan wines growing in popularity? Aren’t all wines vegan? Nope. A, perhaps lesser known, part of the winemaking process is how it is clarified. In this process, called […] Read More »

France: A Green New Wine Country?

France has been in wine news recently which isn’t inherently exciting or unexpected, until you dig into the reason they’re making headlines: growers in Champagne, Provence and Burgundy have launched a new quest for more environmentally sustainable winemaking.  A noble cause, to be sure. To keep up with the demand of the market and the […] Read More »

Wine Storage: How To Tell if Your Wine Has Turned

Maybe you cracked open a fresh bottle of wine last week only to decide it better to save the rest of the bottle for later, maybe for Valentine’s Day, only now you aren’t too sure if that wine is still suitable to drink. Even if you followed all available advice for saving your bottle, before […] Read More »