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Wine of the week: Sicily’s top winemakers online showcase in time for Memorial Day

Sicily is one of the most beautiful locales in all of Italy. The region has been declared a UNESCO protectorate and with its volcanic mountains, lush valleys and dramatic shorelines, it has some of the richest soil to create beautiful ...

Wine of the week: Prosecco DOC mounts international virtual tasting to highlight versatility

Five producers of Prosecco DOC region mounted a massive video outreach to the media to highlight the versatility of Italy's most popular sparkling wine. Arranged by Colangelo and Partners, who have, for the past ten years been the industry leaders ...

Illinois Craft Brewers Guild Passport At Home program

The Illinois Craft Brewers Guild, the nonprofit trade association that supports the state's craft beer industry, has announced the launch of Passport At Home, a program designed to celebrate and reward consumers for supporting Illinois craft breweries. Passport At Home ...

Wide World of Wine: Mionetto “Prestige” Prosecco DOC Treviso Brut-$13.99

Spring into the new season with Mionetto Prosecco DOC Brut ($13.99). Exceptionally versatile and appealing, this is a refreshing all-around sparkling Italian wine. With its light straw color and vivid yellow color and aromas of golden apples this wine gives ...

Wine of the Week: 1000 Stories Bourbon Barrel Aged Gold Rush Red -$18.99

The Covid-19 virus lockdown has made us all a bit stir crazy, but, thankfully, the weather is heading for a spring thaw and there is ample opportunity for outdoor grilling. Also fortuitously, there is an abundance of fruit-forward, smoky, oak-aged ...

Wine of the Week: Pedroncelli of Sonoma presses on in COVID crisis

Pedroncelli family winery in the Dry Creek region of Sonoma County has been making wine for more than 90 years. The winery has survived Prohibition, the Great Depression and several wars. Now the winery is continuing to rise to the ...

Wine of the week: Winemakers answer lockdown with online innovation

Taste a new wine with a famous winemaker by visiting your favorite winery's tasting room or sample the latest release from their cellars. It’s all still possible, even with the current COVID lockdown. Even though wineries have shuttered their tasting ...

Wine of the Week: Duckhorn Vineyards NAPA Valley Merlot 2017 - $56

Napa Valley wineries are finding creative ways to deal with the COVID-19 calamity and still make available their award winning wines. Many have closed their tasting rooms and are offering pickup and online sales and deliveries only. The tasting rooms ...

The Wide World of Wine: Taste of Sonoma, finds a new home in Sonoma County wine event

Kendall-Jackson Wine Estate & Gardens will host the program on September 5, showcasing the remarkable diversity of Sonoma County wine region and culinary experts. For the first time ever Taste of Sonoma, presented by Visa Signature, will be held at ...

The Wide World of Wine: Fattoria Le Pupille Wines of Maremma Tuscany

Winemaker and Owner Clara Gentili braved corona virus fears to travel to the US to showcase her reserve wines from Fattoria Le Pupille of Maremma Tuscany, a region that is one of Italy’s best-kept secrets. Tucked away in small, secluded ...

Wine of the Week – Cantina Roeno Enantio - $29.99

Roeno wines are from a very special place in northern Italy. Situated on the border between Veneto and Trentino in a territory called Terradeiforti, the wine is produced in a region that is a crossroads of tradition and culture. Skilled ...

Gambero Rosso Tre Bicchieri World Tour-Chicago

"We have over a thousand people here. This is the most successful stop on our World Tour so far," beamed Marco Sabellico, Senior Editor of Gambero Rosso, the Italian Wine, Lifestyle and Travel media giant which is the sponsor of ...

Wine of the Week: Graziano Merotto Prosecco Superiore-Cuvee del Fondatore-$36

Gambero Rosso (The Red Shrimp) is Italy's version of our Wine Spectator or Bon Appetit magazine, with a healthy dose of travel, lifestyle combined with a TV channel from studios in Rome similar to our Food Network. Each year, Gambero ...

Wine of the Week: Harken Barrel Fermented Chardonnay 2018-$13.99

There could not have been a more appropriately named California Chardonnay. If you were a fan of big, buttery California Chards of the late 80s and early 90s, you'll simply love this fruit forward, luscious wine. At the risk of ...

Wine of the Week - Montefili of Chianti Classico

Vecchie Terre Di Montefili winery is located on the highest hill outside Panzano in the heart of Chianti Classico in Tuscany. Like many native wines, the Sangiovese grape is their focus, but the winery has also mastered blends that use ...

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