Austrian Wine · Podcasts · White Wine · Wine Reviews

The Hills are Alive With the Taste of Grüner Veltliner

Wine experts agree: If you are flummoxed about a wine pairing, you usually won’t go wrong with Grüner Veltliner. Chip discovered this lovely example at Binny’s, one of Chicago’s largest beverage chains. We loved it! Wine: Freheit Producer: Nigl Country of origin: Austria Vintage: 2019 Wine type: White Varietal: Grüner Veltliner Cost: $17 Disclosures: We… Continue reading The Hills are Alive With the Taste of Grüner Veltliner

Greek Wine · Orange Wine · Podcasts · Rosé Wine · Wine Reviews

Orange Is the New Black . . .Muscat

Wine:  ‘Oreads’ Rosé PGI Tyrnavos Producer: Papras Bio Wines Country of origin: Thessalia, Greece Vintage: 2019 Wine type: Rosé/Skin-Contact Varietal: Black Muscat Cost: $22 Disclosures: We purchased this wine ourselves from Independent Spirits in Chicago and did not receive it as a free gift or sample. As of March 17th, 2021, this post does not… Continue reading Orange Is the New Black . . .Muscat

Italian Wine · Podcasts · White Wine · Wine Reviews

Fish Out of Water: Accidental Review of Alice Verdeca 2019

Wine: Alice Verdeca Producer: Produttori Di Manduria Country of origin: Italy Vintage: 2019 Wine type: White Varietal: Verdeca Cost: Online sources show the cost as averaging around $18 Disclosures: We purchased this wine ourselves and did not receive it as a free gift or sample. As of March 8th, 2021, this post does not include… Continue reading Fish Out of Water: Accidental Review of Alice Verdeca 2019